COMTO Colorado Garrett A. Morgan Youth Career Shadow Day
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COMTO Colorado Garrett A. Morgan Youth Career Shadow Day

The program was developed by Rodney E. Slater, former United States Secretary of Transportation, the first African-American Director of the Federal Highway Administration in honor of Garrett A. Morgan a significant African American inventor and community leader. The program is designed to educate students about career opportunities in transportation. The following is a list of RTD career listing that would be of interest for the students.

 Export to Your Calendar 2/25/2019
When: Monday, February 25, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: 1660 Blake Street
Denver, Colorado  80202
United States
Contact: 303.339.3191

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The program was developed by Rodney E. Slater, former United States Secretary of Transportation, the first African-American Director of the Federal Highway Administration in honor of Garrett A. Morgan a significant African American inventor and community leader. 

The program is designed to educate students about career opportunities in transportation. The following is a list of RTD career listing that would be of interest for the students. 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER. AS YOU REGISTER PLEASE CHOOSE THE TOP 3 CAREER CHOICES THAT MOST INTEREST YOU:

If you're an adult and would like to attend this event please email secretary@comtocolorado.org.

Operations and Maintenance Careers

  • Bus and Rail Operations Dispatch
  • Bus and Rail Operation Supervisors
  • Bus and Rail Operator TrainersElectro—Mechanic Engineers
  • Law Enforcement and Security Guards
  • Sign Fabricators
  • Rail Track Maintainers
  • Signal/Track Power Maintainers
  • Welding
  • Custodial Cleaning Services
  • Body Shop and Equipment Mechanics


Professional Careers

  •  Finance (accounting, fare revenue, payroll, budget, investment)
  • Investigators (safety, security, criminal)
  • Public Relations, Public Involvement and Marketing
  • IT (Service Desk/desktop support, network engineering, cyber security, electronic fare)
  • Human Resources (recruiting and benefits, employee education, substance abuse, wellness/physical therapy)
  • Real Estate/Facilities, Buildings and Bridges
  • Engineering/Construction (architectural, structural, mechanical, civil, landscaping, planning etc.)
  • Legal/Document Control/Self-insurance
  • Social Justice (Civil Rights, ADA, Equal Employment and Small Business Enforcement)
  • Managing Contracts and Purchasing Materials
  • Planning (community development, bus routes, transit development)
  • Communications (marketing, public relations, media relations, phone and digital customer care)