The Portland Streetcar Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for the day-to-day work assignments and supervision on maintenance and repairs of rolling stock (streetcars), Track (MOW), Signal control systems, and overhead contact wire (OCS). Duties include, but are not limited to, supervising streetcar technicians and utility workers in performance of their work; monitoring employees' work performance and imposing discipline as needed; assigning shifts, tracking parts usage and providing reports. Duties also include planning maintenance, repairs and overhaul of equipment; troubleshooting and diagnosing equipment electrical and mechanical failures; and training employees on techniques, standards and safety procedures for working on the various eclectic, electronic and mechanical equipment. This position will also need to understand and apply State and Federal safety standards applicable to rail operations and must be willing to work nights and weekends to support a 24-hour/day, 7-day/week operation.
Why work at the City of Portland?
The City of Portland is committed to offering medical, dental, vision, basic life, and long term disability coverage that provides quality care, support and value to eligible employees and their family members. Additional benefits such as flexible spending accounts, supplemental life insurance and employee assistance program coverage is available to ensure employees have the appropriate tools to safeguard themselves and their family.The Portland Bureau of Transportation is a community partner in shaping a livable city. We plan, build, manage, and maintain an effective and safe transportation system that provides people and businesses access and mobility. We keep Portland moving. For more information about the Portland Bureau of Transportation, please visit www.portlandoregon.gov/pbot. The Portland Bureau of Transportation embraces diversity, models inclusivity and promotes equity through its service delivery, internal operations, organizational culture, and in its work with partners and the community.