MTA Superintendent Special Operations, Short Range Track Access (Op Planning) in Manhattan, New York

Job Information

Title: Superintendent Special Operations, Short Range Track Access

First Date of Posting: 6/19/2017

Last Date of Filing: 7/10/2017

Authority: OA/TA

Department: EVP

Division/Unit: Operations Planning

Reports to: Director, Short Range Track Access

Work Location: 2 Broadway

Hours of Work: 8am - 4pm


Salar Range: $70,188 - $110,943 (Grade F)


Responsible for production of weekly A division service plans that accurately describe work areas, type of work, service to be operated, and operating department’s responsibilities during a diversion of service. Consults and negotiates with personnel in all affected departments to ensure that service plans are accurate and operable. Supervises a service plan writer and insures that their work is accurate. Works with Department of Subways, Maintenance of Way, and Capital Program Management to develop last-minute service plans for emergencies and other urgent work.

Education and Experience

A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college, and five years of experience involved with large rapid transit operator in service planning, capital project management, rapid transit supervision and/or operations, two of which must be in supervisory/managerial capacity.

Desired Skills

  • Master’s degree in transit operations, traffic operations, traffic engineering or other related fields preferred.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Department of Subways operating and safety procedures, types of track work and construction methods
  • Comprehensive knowledge of subway system geography, track layout, capacity, station characteristics, and New York city geography and neighborhood characteristics.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Selection Method

Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience, and interview.

All selected candidates will be subject to a full background investigation that includes employment and education. Discrepancies may lead to dismissal.

Other Information

Appointment may be at a comparable level to current level of selected candidate (if necessary).

As an employee of NYCT, you may be required to complete an annual financial disclosure statement with the State of New York, if your position earns more than $91,821 (this figure is subject to change) per year or if the position is designated as a policy maker.

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Equal Employment Opportunity

MTA NYC Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Title: Superintendent Special Operations, Short Range Track Access (Op Planning)

Location: Manhattan - Downtown

Job ID: 90355

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Agency: New York City Transit

Department: Executive V.P.

Division: Operations Planning

RC: Operations Analysis