Assistant Director of Transportation
City of San Jose, CA

City of San Jose is seeking an Assistant Director of Transportation. This position will be responsible for assisting the Director with providing direction to and oversight of managers leading these teams. This position will also be responsible for providing direction to and oversight of the department’s Information Technology Manager and Racial Equity and Inclusion Manager. This position will also be involved in the City’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC), leading the coverage of department support in various EOC branches, deployment of field staff during emergencies, and continued refinement and improvement of the Department’s emergency response. The ideal candidate will be an experienced individual with strong leadership, communication, interpersonal, and effective team building skills, as well as be politically astute and focused on providing services that measurably achieve City and department goals. The ideal candidate should have a proven track record of building strong collaborative relationships with elected officials, City staff, the community, and regional agencies. In addition, the ideal candidate should have a background in transportation engineering or planning, traffic operations, civil engineering, or infrastructure maintenance.

Location: San Jose, California
Salary: $170,138.54 - $274,847.82
Final filing date: First review of applications: January 3, 2024

Please make sure to have your Resume, Cover Letter, and List of References ready for upload before you start the application process. One combined document that includes all three items is preferred.