Date Posted: 01/31/2017
Location: Bend, Oregon
Employer: Central Oregon Intergovernmental Council (COIC)
Start Date: 03/01/2017
Compensation Range: The starting salary range for this position is $75,040 to $89,601 per year, depending on experience and qualifications.
Employer Address:
334 NE Hawthorne Ave.
Bend, Oregon 97701
Work Description

COIC is seeking a highly experienced, result driven, professional who is a proven leader in Transit, Medicaid Brokerage and other transportation programs. The ideal candidate will have a broad-based and detailed knowledge of transportation and transit service development principles and practices. Requires a working knowledge of transit operations, project management, budgeting practices, labor relations, strategic planning and employee development and supervision. Professional interpersonal and communication skills are essential for this position, and require integrity, dependability, and effective use of time management and organization skills.

COIC is located in beautiful Bend, OR, nestled beside Deschutes National Forest in the eastern foothills of the Cascade Mountains. Bend is a dream-come-true for lovers of the outdoors, and is a community where you can live, work and play! We are approximately 160 miles from Portland and 3 hours from the Oregon coast and just minutes away from mountain biking, hiking, fishing, skiing and many other recreational activities. Bend has community theatres and hosts numerous musical and art events throughout most of year. Central Oregon is known for its breweries, but also home to wineries and distilleries.

The Position
Responsible for all aspects of management of COIC transportation programs including Cascades East Transit (CET) and Cascades East Ride Center (CERC). Supervises overall Transportation Department planning, operations, development, budgeting and staffing. Oversees development of department budget and ensures operational effectiveness and efficiency. Provides regional leadership on transportation issues, and develops partnerships and support for the CET and CERC programs.


Professional Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree plus five years of progressively responsible supervisory or managerial service, preferably within a public transportation or transit setting, or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

How to Apply

Application Process
The final filing date is Friday, February 17, 2017. To be considered, please submit a completed COIC employment application, a cover letter with current salary, and resume including a list of six professional references to: If you are unable to scan and e-mail your application packet, you can also fax to (541) 923-3416.

COIC’s employment application and full job description for this position are available at Your application, cover letter and resume must be received in the Hawthorne Station Administration Building – 334 NE Hawthorne Avenue, Bend OR 97701 no later than February 17, 2017.
______________________________________________________________________________COIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request for individuals with disabilities.