Rochester Operations Professional Employees | General | Edison Administration Building | Available: ASAP | Closing: 07/24/2024


WORK CALENDAR:  Full-time; 260 days per year; (Prorated based on start date.)
Funded via MNDoT Safe Routes to School
See attached work calendar.

WORK SCHEDULE:  8 hours per day; work schedule: 8:00 a.m. Р4:45 p.m.

CLASSIFICATION:  Rochester Operations Professional Employees (ROPE); C-4-2; Exempt

SALARY: $61,598 – $63,336 (pro-rated based upon start date)
Click link below to review the 2022-2024 Rochester Operations Professional Employees Work Unit Agreement containing salary schedule.

REPORTS TO: Director of Transportation

BENEFITS:  Benefits available.
Contact Employee Services @ 507-328-4280 for detailed benefits information.  Please reference the exact job posting.

If you have questions regarding a job posting, contact the Office of Human Resources @ 507-328-4251 or email

Job Summary:
The Transportation Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Supervisor is the Safe Routes to School coordinator under the shared direction of Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) and Rochester Public Schools (RPS). SRTS programs improve safety, reduce traffic, and improve air quality near schools through a multidisciplinary approach that is structured around evaluation, education, encouragement, equity, engagement, and engineering. The Transportation SRTS Supervisor is responsible for supervising assigned employees (or subcontracted employees) in the Transportation Department, primarily focused on those working to protect students daily on their commute to RPS, like crossing guards. The Transportation SRTS Supervisor is the main linkage between MnDOT and RPS for the SRTS statewide program. The Transportation SRTS Supervisor is the main linkage between Rochester-Olmsted Council of Governments (ROCOG) and RPS for implementation and maintenance of the regional transportation planning program.

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Hospitality, Planning, Engineering, or other closely related field preferred.
Three (3) years of full-time equivalent professional work experience in a related field.
Ability to work effectively collaborate and communicate (written and verbal) with parents, students, staff, community partners and other stakeholders
Possesses excellent interpersonal and teaming skills
Skills in collecting and using data analysis to inform decision making
Possesses excellent organizational skills, self-motivation, and follow through
Knowledge of basic technology needed to complete assigned tasks 
A valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license in the State of MN by the employment start date.
Project management experience preferred
Community collaboration experience preferred

Commitment to Equity:
Rochester Public Schools is committed to diversifying its workforce to better reflect the community we serve.  We believe the practices used in recruiting, interviewing, hiring, supporting, and promoting staff must include and honor, at every level, those who represent the diverse identities of our schools and community.

Common and Shared Accountabilities for All Positions 
Employees of the Rochester Public School District #535 are expected to support the goals, model and promote an environment that is respectful for all, and work collaboratively with other staff to focus on the needs of the learner. A quality, customer focus that conveys a welcome attitude, an adaptability to change, and a desire for continuous improvement is also expected of all employees. In addition, staff are to respect confidential matters, encourage a safe and secure environment throughout the schools, and be dependable and accountable employees.

District Information:  To learn more about Rochester Public Schools, visit