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Senior Director Programs

Job ID: 3213
Business Unit: MTA Construction & Development
Location: North White Plains, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: MNR
Date Posted: Sep 28, 2023

Description

This position is eligible for telework which is currently one day per week. New hires are eligible to apply 30 days after their effective date of hire.

 

JOB TITLE:

Senior Director, Programs

AGENCY:

Construction & Development

DEPT/DIV:

Delivery/MNR

REPORTS TO:

Assistant VP, Program Executive

WORK LOCATION:

525 N Broadway White Plains NY

HOURS OF WORK:

9:00 AM to 5:30 PM or as required (7.5HR/ DAY)

HAY POINTS:

1142

SALARY RANGE:

$129,643 to $170,157

DEADLINE:

Open Until Filled

 

Summary

Senior Director of Programs supports medium-scale capital programs and oversees multiple projects in small/medium/large programs.

 

Responsibilities

Responsible for all project phases from planning through completion and handover to the operating owner.

 

Responsible for project safety, quality, risk, and commercial matters, on time and within budget.

 

Education and Experience

 

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction or Project Management, Business Administration, Transportation, or a related field. 

 

Must have a minimum of twelve (12) years of related experience.

 

Must have a minimum of eight (8) years in a construction program/program management or supervisory role in a large, multi-faceted organization.

 

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

 

Competencies:

 

Licensed Professional Engineer or Registered Architect desirable.

 

PMP and CCM Certifications are preferred.

 

Significant experience in Program management for major construction Programs with highly complex systems preferred.

 

Proven ability to collaborate with a broad range of stakeholders and drive outcomes.

 

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

 

Demonstrated ability to build relationships and work collaboratively with stakeholders at all internal organizational levels.

 

Demonstrated ability to work in a high-profile, high-pressure environment effectively.

 

Must have focus and ability to deliver results, organizational effectiveness, and continuous improvement.

 

Must be a proven leader as a change agent and creative/innovative thinker with the ability to align business goals with solutions to drive process improvements.

 

Must possess excellent team-building, listening, problem-solving, and prioritization skills.

 

Other Information

Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the “Commission”).

 

Selection Criteria

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

 

How to Apply

MTA employees must apply via My MTA Portal. You can submit an online application by logging into My MTA Portal, clicking the My Job Search ribbon, and selecting the “Careers” link. Logging in through My MTA Portal will link your BSC ID number to your job application to identify you as an internal applicant.

Equal Employment Opportunity

MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities.

 

The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities, including military service members, to apply.

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