San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District

District Secretary

Oakland, California
$170,000 - $210,000
Filing Deadline:
First review of applications: June 24, 2022

San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit District is seeking a District Secretary. Under administrative direction of the District Board of Directors, the District Secretary serves as the District’s official representative in certain contract matters, in legal service, at public hearings, and for the receipt of federal and state grants; acts as Secretary of the District for meetings of the Board of Directors and related committees and acts as official recorder of Board and committee actions for the District and the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority Board; administers the Conflict of Interest Code for the District and the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority; oversees certain administrative procedures for elections of the District’s Board of Directors; and performs related work as assigned. The successful candidate will have the ability to effectively communicate with BART’s diverse stakeholders in a manner that builds effective, on-going relationships. The work will require strong technical skills to provide a well-organized office with attention to detail. This person will utilize authentic communication to solve complex problems. It will be essential for the successful candidate to have a strong knowledge and appreciation of the role of elected officials, governance, and the contracting process. As the leader of this essential function within the District, it will be of the upmost importance to consistently practice fairness and equity in all actions and decisions.

Joanne Peterson
Executive Recruiter
CPS HR Consulting
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