Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County

Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County
Reno, Nevada

Director of Administrative Services
Annual salary range: $110,531.20 to $164,382.40
First resume review: Wednesday, January 4, 2023.

Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County is seeking a Director of Administrative Services.

The Director of Administrative Services is directly responsible for RTC’s human resources function. Additionally, the Director manages agency functions including information technology, safety and security, communications, government affairs, and general administration. The Director of Administrative Services reports to the Executive Director and oversees a department of 12 team members.

With the pending retirement of the current long-serving Director, the next Administrative Services leader will be a visionary administrator who can transform RTC Washoe for the next twenty years. This person will inherit a mature organization, stable operations, and expert staff. The next step is to identify, recommend, and transition to new, modern organizational models, management, communication and outreach practices. Developing a strategic plan for a talent pipeline and career paths is a primary responsibility of this position. This person will have a collaborative mindset and eschews ego. The Director will have past experience leading administrative functions of another government agency. While a background in human resources is important to this role, this is not the only function of the position, and a leader with a creative and adaptive mindset is desired.

A bright and outgoing personality, meaning a willingness to stretch and learn with each staff member individually, is desirable. The Director must collaboratively partner with other directors from RTC’s operating departments to cultivate an appreciation for employee engagement, morale, diversity, inclusion and culture throughout the entire organization. The Director will embrace and promote RTC’s culture of respect, trust, and commitment.

To view additional qualifications and submit your résumé, cover letter, and a list of six work-related references (two supervisors, two direct reports and two colleagues) please go to our website:

For information about this position, please contact:

Andrew Nelson
CPS HR Consulting

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The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County is an equal opportunity employer.

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