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Program Manager - EMS Traffic Safety - Boston EMS - Boston Public Health Commission

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Boston Public Health Commission | Boston, MA

Boston Public Health Commission

Published 21 days ago

$60,000 - $65,000

To apply online please go to and search for requisition number: 1142.

Program Manager - EMS Traffic Safety - Boston EMS



Miranda Creamer Building-LOC04

Posting Date

Feb 5, 2020

Requisition Number


Number of Openings


Job Description

DUTIES: Serves as the point person and subject matter expert on roadway safety at Boston EMS, in coordination with the Office of the Chief and the EMS

data and SafetyPad software team leveraging EMS data to inform roadway improvement and injury prevention efforts. Represents Boston EMS on Mayor

Walsh's "VisionZero" task force dedicated to eliminating all fatal pedestrian and cyclist crashes in the City of Boston by 2030.

Manages all aspects of the Department's Traffic Safety Information System grant, reporting and data analysis requirements. This includes evaluation of all

potential cyclist and pedestrian incidents to produce timely and accurate monthly, quarterly and as needed reports on crashes in the city and the underlying

trends that coincide with them. Works closely with the city's Department of Transportation, Boston Police, and other entities assisting in compliance and

documentation and identifying traffic safety improvements. Ensures effective collaboration and communication with all partnering city entities.

Coordinates all data-driven initiatives and prompts internal and external partnerships to support injury prevention efforts. Authors all materials for the Traffic

Safety Information System grant. Works with the BPHC grants office to ensure timely, complete and accurate work. Provides timely and reputable data

concerning evolving traffic safety trends. Identifies and initiates meetings and events necessary for the implementation of the city's goals. Ensures satisfactory

administrative reporting to all colleagues. Develops annual work plan and report to share the overall data collected. Prepares, reports, fact sheets and other

documents as needed.

Responsible for integrating traffic safety initiatives into community outreach, engagement and special event opportunities. Works with Community Initiatives to

ensure proper safety tips and plans are communicated and easily accessed by the public community. Develops and provides necessary traffic safety

resources to the public. Through data analysis, identifies most vulnerable roadways and opportunities for outreach and education. Ensures work is in

alignment with the Boston Public Health Commission and City of Boston priorities.

Works in a confidential capacity. Operates independently. Uses independent judgment and discretion to make decisions affecting the department and staff as it

relates to unit operations/services and BPHC policy. Make and recommend management and personnel decisions for, including but not limited to promotion,

transfer and assignment of staff, and imposition of discipline. Perform other duties as required.

Perform other duties allowable under grant funding as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree required plus two years of relevant experience. Five years of relevant experience may substitute for the degree requirement. Experience

working with EMS and analyzing EMS data preferred.

Experience working with City departments and interagency coordination.

Ability to perform with accuracy; must be competent with details.

Exceptional organizational skills with the ability of developing timelines and meeting deadlines.

Can prioritize project goals and objectives.

Computer competency, knowledge of the types and uses of databases, spreadsheet and word processing (MS Word, Excel, etc.) software for data analysis

development and processing.

Ability to: write clear, concise reports, and to follow and to give written and oral instructions in a precise, understandable manner;

Establish rapport w/ others; maintain harmonious working relationships w/ others.

Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively.

Can initiate and progress partnerships with community-based organizations.

Ability to manage & develop service projects & programs independently; ability to maintain relationships & interactions in a calm & professional manner within a

variety of interactions.

Bilingual and/or bicultural applicants encouraged to apply.

Additional Information

City of Boston Residency Required, A Criminal Offenders Records Information request must be completed for this position. However, a record is not an

automatic bar to employment but is reviewed in relation to the job applied for., Any position that requires an advanced degree will be subject to education

verification, The Boston Public Health Commission is an EEO Employer and all applicants meeting the minimum requirements are eligible to apply, The

advertised shift and schedule are subject to change at the departments discretion.

Union Status




Pay Range

$60,000 - $65,000


Monday through Friday, 9 - 5

To apply online please go to and search for requisition number: 1142.

Program Manager - EMS Traffic Safety - Boston EMS



Miranda Creamer Building-LOC04

Posting Date

Feb 5, 2020


Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule


1010 Mass Ave 6th floor, Boston, MA 02118

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