Employment

Ridesharing Specialist

General Purpose

Supports, develops and implements the efforts of the CommuteInfo ridesharing program services including the outreach to employers, employees, schools, and the general public to provide information on travel demand management strategies and alternate modes of transportation. Reports to Ridesharing Program Manager.

Essential Functions

  • Assists in the developing and implementing work plans for various CommuteInfo services/initiatives.
  • Answers and logs ridesharing calls – produces and distributes match lists and program reports as needed.
  • Maintains files of program activity, including managing the ridesharing software and database of information to provide connectivity between businesses, clients and poolers.
  • Serves as a liaison with the public, businesses and associations developing and maintaining partnerships promoting the CommuteInfo program’s services and presents and explains the program to various audiences.
  • Performs initial and follow-up contact with inquires to determine program utilization.
  • Develops, reviews and edits select reports and memorandums.
  •  Plans, makes preparation for, and staffs both technical and specialty meetings.
  • Participates in special events and programs to promote ridesharing.
  • Coordinates/maintains/updates CommuteInfo social media/website efforts.
  • Assists with the implementation of the regional TDM Plan
  • All other duties as assigned by Supervisor/Manager.

Education / Experience Requirements

  • Associates degree from a two-year college or technical school; Bachelor’s degree preferred; and 1-2 years of related experience or training; or combination of experience and education.
  • General computer skills with the ability to learn new software applications
  • Valid PA Drivers License
  • Ability to operate (for demonstration purposes) all vehicles used in the program.

To Apply

  • Email letter of interest and resume to:  hr@spcregion.org
  • EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
  • SPC provides competitive compensation, including an excellent benefits package; flex time, mileage reimbursement, holiday/vacation pay and more.

Government Contract Procurement Program Manager

Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission (SPC) in Pittsburgh, the region’s economic development district, seeks a Government Contract Procurement Program Manager to assist with the development, implementation and administration of all programs and projects designed to provide information and technical assistance to promote small businesses seeking government contracts.  Position reports to the Planning and Development Director.

Typical Assignments:

  • Research and maintain information resources that identify current government contract opportunities and supportive data.
  • Applies knowledge of government contract procurement regulations and procedures in the development and implementation of training and marketing programs.
  • Provides consultant services to small businesses seeking government contracts.
  • Applies knowledge of public and private funding to secure and maintain funding / grant programs.
  • Assists in developing programs including budgets and work plans.
  • Builds partnerships with funding agencies and program centers thru networking and other focus type events.
  • Manages compliance with funding agencies.
  • Develop and conduct informational/promotional workshops and seminars.
  • Maintains and updates files and records on program activity.
  • All other duties as assigned by Supervisor/Manager.

Qualifications/skills and abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Public Administration or closely related field required.
  • At least 2 years of related experience.
  • Experience of working with government agencies of all levels.
  • General computer skills with the ability to learn new software applications.
  • Experience using Client Relationship Manager Programs (NeoSerra and/or Executive Pulse) preferred.
  • Valid PA Drivers License.

To Apply:

  • Email letter of interest and resume to:  hr@spcregion.org
  • EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer
  • SPC provides competitive compensation, including an excellent benefits package; flex time, mileage reimbursement, holiday/vacation pay and more.