The Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) is the county’s primary transportation agency. OCTA creates, funds, and delivers efficient transportation for Orange County. We keep Orange County moving with extensive bus and paratransit service, Metrolink commuter rail service, the 91 Express Lanes Toll Road, motorist services and freeway, street and road improvement projects. OCTA began in in 1991 with the consolidation of seven separate transportation agencies. OCTA is dedicated to its organizational mission and core values. OCTA’s mission is to develop and deliver transportation solutions to enhance quality of life and keep Orange County moving. OCTA’s core values consist of integrity, teamwork, communication, customer focus, and can-do spirit.
Under general direction of Capital Projects Outreach Section Manager, conceptualizes, designs, and implements proactive public awareness, community outreach and inter-governmental programs to ensure the general public is informed about major agency projects, policies and services. Provides strategic insight on local agency and community concerns related to capital projects in all phases of project development. Supervises and mentors junior staff.
This is an exempt position in Salary Grade R: Min $71,968.00– Mid $89,273.60– Max $106,579.20 per year. The starting salary will be within this range based on qualifications
The application deadline for this position is Tuesday, July 31, 2018.
This list is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification and is not designed to be interpreted as an exhaustive listing of all tasks required of employees assigned to this job.
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor's degree and a minimum of approximately seven years of progressively responsible experience in public participation programs or equivalent, three of which are at the senior level in Community Relations. A knowledge of Orange County interest groups and community and business organizations is desirable.
Working Conditions/Physical Activities:
(The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. OCTA provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)
Positions in this class typically require:
Positions in this class may also include these factors:
Compensation and Benefits:
OCTA offers an attractive compensation and benefits package. The specific features of this package include: medical, dental and vision insurance; retirement; vacation and holiday pay; life insurance; deferred compensation plan; short-term and long-term disability plans; flexible spending accounts; educational reimbursement; ergonomic/wellness programs; flex-time schedule. Salary is dependent upon qualifications.
OCTA is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and ensures that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or veteran status.