January 17, 2011
The classifieds in this issue include 1 notice, 12 bids & proposals, and 7 job opportunities!
Delaware’s DART First State Wins Award, Federal Funds
The Delaware Transit Corporation (DTC) in Dover, operator of DART First State, recently received the 2010 Human Resources (HR) Excellence Award in Technology and was nominated for the 2010 HR Department of the Year Award.
The awards recognize human resources departments in the Delaware Valley region of Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey that have demonstrated service excellence and measurable success for their organizations. The Rosen Group of Voorhees, NJ, is the premier corporate sponsor for the awards, along with other sponsors including the Philadelphia Human Resources Planning Society.
DTC’s HR Systems and Technical Team, which has as its goals ensuring data integrity, increasing performance, and streamlining processes, has implemented such technology enhancements as electronic validation for driver’s licenses; enhanced employee succession planning procedures; and implementation of a Health & Safety Module to record and track incidents, injuries, illnesses, and accidents.
DART First State also announced recently receiving two grants from the Federal Railroad Administration and three from the Federal Transit Administration.