Transportation Assistant General Manager

General Managers / Asst General Managers / Ops Managers Atlanta, GA


About Transdev
Cities, counties, airports, companies, and universities across the U.S. contract with Transdev to operate their transportation systems, maintain their vehicle and fleets, and deliver on mobility solutions. Transdev U.S. employs a team of 32,000 across 400 locations while maintaining more than 17,000 vehicles. 
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The Assistant General Manager supports the General Manager in directing the passenger transit operations of  Emory University, in Atlanta, GA. The Assistant General Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the contract, facility and safety of personnel and passengers, customer service and managing the financials. 


  • Directs daily operations management. 
  • Provides strategic planning and direction to the operations staff.  
  • Manages contract compliance.  
  • Has shared responsibility for scheduling, performance evaluation, and staffing responsibilities for the management staff of the facility.  
Education, Licensing, and Certifications
  • High School Diploma or GED required  
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Logistics, Transportation or related field preferred. 
  • 5+7 years of supervisory or management level experience in the passenger transportation industry 
  • Labor relations experience preferred 
Skills and Knowledge Required: 
  • Knowledge of relevant federal and state employment laws 
  • Thorough knowledge of laws, ordinances and regulations underlying the transit operation 
  • Thorough knowledge of the methods of operation of the transit system’s staff and operational departments 
  • Ability to deal with state and local government 
  • Ability to manage cost control and financial/budget experience handling multiple locations 
  • Working knowledge and proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint programs 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; excellent presentation skills; ability to influence people at all levels of the organization 
  • Ability to organize and perform work efficiently; strong attention to details 
  • Ability to work effectively with labor; including labor grievances and negotiations 
  • Travel requirement (as a percent): <5% travel between properties and for meetings and outside training 
Physical Requirements: 
  • Must be able to work shifts or flexible work schedules as needed. 
  • The employee is generally subjected to long periods spent sitting, typing, or looking at a computer screen. 
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.  
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request. 
Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.  
Drug-free workplace 
If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in U.S. without restrictions for any employer at any time; able to pass a drug screen. 
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