Post Date: 01/07/2020
Close Date: 01/20/2020
The Private For-Hire Transportation program provides for the safe, fair and efficient operation of private for-hire transportation services, including taxicabs, town cars, limousines, tour, and party buses, pedicabs, medical transportation, horse-drawn carriages, and transportation network companies. The Program Manager actively manages the Private For-Hire Transportation Program, by planning, supervising, and developing rules and regulations for the program. This position supervises staff who issue permits, do background checks, investigate and respond to complaints, and actively carry out enforcement activity in the field.
The key functions of this position are to administer the Private For-Hire Transportation Program; provide supervision and promote staff development; investigate and adjudicate complaints; perform legislative and policy analysis of PFHT regulatory codes and administrative rules and other PFHT issues with potentially significant impact on program operations and political sensitivity; maintain relationships with other City bureaus and outside regulatory agencies, and respond to public information and media requests; and provide extensive outreach to the business community, stakeholder groups, government agencies, and City officials and work with other City staff to develop and retain a high performance service-oriented work environment.
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The City of Portland workforce serves a population of over 650,000. We are culture- and solutions-driven, viewing every challenge as an opportunity to learn, improve, and share our expertise. We are committed to removing systemic barriers to resources, access, and opportunity. The City is a believer in ALL people and continues to actively recruit and retain diverse top talent every day. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to medical, dental, vision, basic life, short- and long-term disability coverage to eligible employees and their families. If you are open-minded, motivated, community-focused, and self-aware, please apply yourself to the City of Portland today.