We wanted to know exactly what was in the job description for "station manager," so we asked. Here it is. Click on the images for legible versions.
Here are some highlights:
- make announcements via the PA to assist public in use of the transit system
- place fare collection in-service and out-of-service as equipment conditions/passenger loads dictate
- responds to problems indicated by Automatic Fare Collection machine status
- furnishing route information
- speaking in a pleasant voice
- ability of furnish information with utmost tact
- ability to maintain constant alertness
- ability to interact effectively with large numbers of people
- proven ability to communicate effectively
- demonstrate interest in and have a favorable attitude toward public service
Surprisingly, there's no mention of raccoon raising skills.
What's your impression? Are station managers fulfilling the job description?
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