BART

  • Oakland, CA, United States

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Every day BART employees make a difference in their public service to the San Francisco Bay Area. We're seeking high-caliber team players who share our values and our drive to be the best transit agency in the world. BART is committed to providing excellent employment opportunities in a culturally diverse environment. We offer an exceptional compensation and benefits package.

$28.00 - $37.00 hourly
BART Oakland, CA, USA
Apr 30, 2019
Full time
Ride BART to a satisfying career that lets you both: 1) make a difference to Bay Area residents, and 2) enjoy excellent pay, benefits and employment stability. BART is looking for people who like to be challenged, work in a fast paced environment, and have a passion for connecting over 400,000 daily riders to work, school and other places they need to go. BART offers a competitive salary, comprehensive health benefits, paid time off, and the CalPERS retirement program. The incumbent selected for this position will be responsible for receiving, storing and issuing materials, supplies, parts, tools and equipment; maintains accurate records pertaining to stores transactions; operates a variety of material handling equipment; and performs related work as assigned. *Applicants can apply without a Class B License; however if selected, applicants must acquire a Class B license before their start date. 1. Stores articles received in proper bins, racks, shelves or floor locations. 2. Assembles and issues materials, supplies, parts, tools or equipment upon receipt of properly authorized requisitions. 3. Packs and prepares materials for transfer to other storage sites or for return to the vendor, if required. 4. Maintains various records of materials issued, including completing purchase requisitions and computerized input forms. 5. Uses a CRT terminal to access and enter stock information; conducts periodic physical inventory of materials, supplies, parts, tools and equipment and assists in reconciling discrepancies with manual or computer-produced inventory control records; marks tools and equipment with District identification numbers. 6. Unpack materials, supplies, parts, tools and equipment; check articles received against back packing list and purchase orders and notes any discrepancies.   Minimum Qualifications Must possess and maintain a valid California Class B driver's license and have a satisfactory driving record.  May be required to work off-hours shifts.  Must be physically capable of standing and walking, lifting to 50 pounds and maneuvering heavier items with proper material handling equipment. A typical way of gaining the knowledge and skills outlined above is: Equivalent to graduation from high school and two years of responsible experience as a stock clerk or storekeeper in mechanical, electrical or electronic parts warehousing that has included the operation of a minimum 4000 lb. forklift and a 2 1/2 ton truck. Knowledge of: Methods and practices used in receiving, storing and issuing materials, supplies, parts, tools and equipment. Basic computerized inventory control and inventory record keeping principles and practices. Common units of weights and measures used in stores activities. Basic business arithmetic. Safety precautions related to the work, including methods for lifting and moving heavy objects with proper equipment. Skill in  : Understanding and carrying out oral and written directions. Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of the work. Making arithmetic calculations with speed and accuracy. Entering and accessing information from a computerized inventory control system. Maintaining accurate records. Using initiative and sound independent judgment within established guidelines. Operating a variety of material handling equipment and vehicles safety.  Natasha Glynn 
$115,426 - $178,912 yearly
BART Oakland, CA, USA
Apr 30, 2019
Full time
Marketing Statement   Ride BART to a satisfying career that lets you both: 1) make a difference to Bay Area residents, and 2) enjoy excellent pay, benefits and employment stability. BART is looking for people who like to be challenged, work in a fast paced environment, and have a passion for connecting over 400,000 daily riders to work, school and other places they need to go. BART offers a competitive salary, comprehensive health benefits, paid time off, and the CalPERS retirement program.   Department   Planning, Development & Construction   Pay and Benefits   BART offers comprehensive compensation and benefits programs. Benefits include CalPERS pension; excellent medical (effective January 1, 2019 current employee cost $147.14 monthly for most plans), vision, and dental coverage; supplemental insurances; paid holidays and vacation; as well as two investment programs, one of which is entirely funded by BART. BART does not participate in Social Security. Complimentary BART passes for employee and qualifying dependents.   Pay Rate   $115,426.00 -$178,912.00 (Non Represented Pay Band 9)   Posted Date   April 9, 2019   Closing Date   Open Until Further Notice This announcement will be used to establish a pool of eligible candidates for vacancies that may occur within the next twelve (12) months   Reports To   T. Johnson, Chief, Planning, Development and Construction    Days Off   Saturday and Sunday   Who May Apply   All current BART employees and qualified individuals who are not yet BART employees.   Current Assignment   The District has a need to fill Project Manager positions for Engineering Projects in support of Planning, Development & Construction (and other Department) projects. The positions involve direct interaction with BART executive managers and the BART Board of Directors on a complex set of engineering projects and related initiatives. These projects range from the following example projects: •    Transit Operations Facility and Lake Merritt Plaza •    Station LED lighting upgrades •    Electric Vehicles charging stations (for non-revenue vehicles) •    Solar panel installation •    Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) (in conjunction with private sector developers) •    Station modernization •    Station access (including bicycle and pedestrian safety improvements)     Essential Job Functions   •    Plan, organize, direct and control assigned Capital Projects from concept through design, construction, and closeout (completion) of the program/project. •    Analyze/solve complex engineering problems/issues to ensure compliance with regulatory and performance standards and specifications. •    Prepare technical reports and other documentation, designs, drawings, specifications: •    Track replacement / modification •    Track layout – horizontal and vertical profile   •    Traction power •    Train control technology •    Station horizontal and vertical circulation elements •    Station hardening elements •    Station modernization •    Upgrading maintenance facilities •    Operation facility offices and systems integration •    Complete streets design (including bicycle and pedestrian safety improvements) •    Develop and monitor cost and quantity estimates for necessary labor, materials and equipment •    Prepare and monitor project budgets, including support for obtaining funding; •    Ability to conduct presentations to the Director and Executive Team to inform them of the project progress. •    Ensure timely inspections, acceptance and approval for occupancy and closeout (completion) of projects by working with the designers, architects, contractors, construction managers, inspectors, and regulating authorities to resolve punch list items and other final activities. •    Integration of engineering disciplines (i.e. architectural, structural, civil, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, communication and train control systems) necessary to successfully complete construction and commissioning documents for bid. •    Effectively communicate with private sector development partners and local jurisdictions.     Minimum Qualifications   Education: A Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business administration or a closely related field from an accredited college or university. Experience: Five (5) years of (full-time equivalent) verifiable project management and administration experience which must have included at least one (1) year of supervisory experience. Other Requirements: Must possess a valid California driver’s license and have a satisfactory driving record. Must possess sufficient physical mobility to inspect construction in progress or review other projects. Substitution: Additional professional experience as outlined above may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis.  A college degree is preferred. Knowledge of: Principles and practices of engineering disciplines in assigned project area. Principles and practices of engineering design and construction in assigned project area. Principles and practices of project management. Principles and practices of contract administration. Principles and practices used in the preparation of designs, plans, specifications and cost estimates. Methods and techniques of coordinating and scheduling project work. Methods and techniques of contract negotiation. Principles and practices of procurement. Principles and practices of budget development and administration. Principles of supervision, training and performance evaluation. Current office procedures, methods and equipment including comput¬ers. Related Federal, State and local codes, laws and regulations. Skill in: Managing, supervising and coordinating assigned projects. Developing and implementing project goals, objectives and procedures. Planning, organizing, directing, and coordinating the work of professional staff and contract consultants. Planning, organizing, scheduling, monitoring and reviewing project work. Managing project design concepts and solutions. Managing and reviewing project budget analysis, calculations and cost estimates. Preparing designs, plans, specifications and cost estimates. Directing or conducting contract negotiations. Conducting field inspections. Developing and administering project budgets. Analyzing problems, identifying alternative solutions, projecting conse-quences of proposed actions and implementing recommendations in support of goals. Interpreting and explaining established policies and procedures for assigned District projects. Preparing clear and concise reports. Operating office equipment including computers and supporting word processing and spreadsheet applications. Communicating clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing. Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of  work.     Selection Process   Applications will be screened to assure that minimum qualifications are met. Those applicants who meet minimum qualifications will then be referred to the hiring department for the completion of further selection processes. The selection process for this position may include a skills/performance demonstration, a written examination, and a panel and/or individual interview. The successful candidate must have an employment history demonstrating reliability and dependability; provide copies of certificates, diplomas or other documents as required by law, including those establishing his/her right to work in the U. S; pass a pre-employment medical examination which may include a drug and alcohol screen, and which is specific to the essential job functions and requirements. Pre-employment processing will also include a background check. (Does not apply to current full-time District employees unless specific job requires additional evaluations).   Application Process   External applicants may only apply online, at www.bart.gov/jobs.  Applicants needing assistance with the online application process may receive additional information by calling (510) 464-6112.     Current employees are strongly encouraged to apply online, either at www.bart.gov/jobs, or on WebBART.  Current employees may also apply using a BART paper application by delivering the completed form to the Human Resources Department, or by mailing it to P. O. Box 12688, Oakland, CA 94604-2688.   All applicants are asked to complete the application in full, indicating dates of employment, all positions held, hours worked, and a full description of duties.  On line applicants are invited to electronically attach a resume to the application form to provide supplemental information, but should not consider the resume a substitute for the application form itself.  Applications must be complete by the closing date and time listed on the job announcement.   Equal Employment Opportunity   The San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District is an equal opportunity employer.  Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age (40 and above), religion, national origin (including language use restrictions), disability (mental and physical, including HIV and AIDS), ancestry, marital status, military status, veteran status, medical condition (cancer/genetic characteristics and information), or any protected category prohibited by local, state or federal laws. The BART Human Resources Department will make reasonable efforts in the examination process to accommodate persons with disabilities or for religious reasons.  Please advise the Human Resources Department of any special needs in advance of the examination by emailing at least 5 days before your examination date at  employment@bart.gov . Qualified veterans may be eligible to obtain additional veteran's credit in the selection process for this recruitment (effective Jan. 1, 2013).  To obtain the credit, veterans must attach to the application a DD214 discharge document or proof of disability and complete/submit the Veteran's Preference Application no later than the closing date of the posting. For more information about this credit please go to the Veteran's Preference Policy and Application link at www.bart.gov/jobs.