Current Openings

PSTA is a Drug Free/Smoke Free Workplace. PSTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

PSTA's Human Resources Department serves over 500 employees, and is responsible for recruiting and selecting individuals whose knowledge, skills, and abilities most closely meet the needs of the Authority. PSTA is a Veteran-friendly employer.

Click position below to view vacancy description:

We appreciate your interest in seeking employment with Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority. You will be contacted if we plan to schedule an interview. Your application will remain in our active file for six
(6) months.


Bus Operator (Transportation Department)

Bus Operator position PDF Click here to view PDF

HOURS: Shift work. Hours may include early mornings, late evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.
WAGE: $10.00 per hour during 8-week training. Upon successful completion of training, wage increased to $11.77 per hour. Annual pay raises for 5 years to max pay of $20.80.

BASIC PURPOSE:

Bus Operators are a visible and crucial part of PSTA’s mission to provide safe, affordable transportation throughout Pinellas County. Our operators drive PSTA buses, trolleys, and flex vehicles to transport passengers in a safe, timely and courteous manner, while adhering to Authority policies and procedures.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

The position is open until filled. Please submit an application to the Human Resources Department at:

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
3201 Scherer Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716
E-mail
: pcollins@psta.net
Online Application: Click Here (or on the links to the right)
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Customer Service Representative (Marketing Department)

Customer Service Representative position PDF Click here to view PDF

SHIFT: Varies, may include evenings, weekends, and holidays
WAGE: $10.45 with annual pay increases, up to top pay of $17.16 after five years

BASIC PURPOSE:

PSTA is seeking a Customer Service Representative to provide excellent customer service to the general public regarding PSTA’s services. This person will interact with customers on the phone from PSTA’s call center, and in person at PSTA’s bus terminals in Pinellas County.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

The position is open until filled. Please submit an application to the Human Resources Department at:

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
3201 Scherer Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716
E-mail
: pcollins@psta.net
Online Application: Click Here (or on the links to the right)
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Grants Specialist (Finance Department)

Grants Specialist position PDF Click here to view PDF

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
STARTING WAGE: $15.96 - $19.95 per hour

PURPOSE: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

The position is open until filled. Please submit an application to the Human Resources Department at:

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
3201 Scherer Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716
E-mail
: pcollins@psta.net
Online Application: Click Here (or on the links to the right)
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Mechanic (Maintenance Department)

Mechanic position PDF Click here to view PDF

WORK SCHEDULE: Third shift, 6:30 PM – 3:00 AM
WAGE: Beginning rate $13.26/hour plus full benefits, and annual salary increases; Top rate after 5 years is $17.94.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Perform vehicle maintenance repairs such as: changing lights, checking and adding fuel and oil, preventative maintenance inspections, steam clean, changing tires, checking and changing batteries as needed etc.

Certain tasks such as brake reline, engine or transmission repairs, steering repairs, electrical repairs, etc. will be performed under the fleet maintenance supervisor.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

The position is open until filled. Please submit an application to the Human Resources Department at:

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
3201 Scherer Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716
E-mail
: pcollins@psta.net
Online Application: Click Here (or on the links to the right)
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Service Attendant (Maintenance Department)

Service Attendant position PDF Click here to view PDF

WORK SCHEDULE: 6:30 PM – 3:00 AM (Five days / 8 hr shifts – 2 days off)
WAGE: $10.08 per hour, with annual increases for 5 years to reach top rate of $14.58

BASIC PURPOSE:

Under close supervision, cleans Authority vehicles, performs basic service maintenance on Authority vehicles, and performs other related duties as required.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: PHYSICAL DEMANDS: ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

The position is open until filled. Please submit an application to the Human Resources Department at:

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
3201 Scherer Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716
E-mail
: pcollins@psta.net
Online Application: Click Here (or on the links to the right)
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Social Media Specialist (Marketing Department)

TEMPORARY POSITION TO NOVEMBER 2014
Social Media Specialist PDF Click here to view PDF

WORK SCHEDULE: Part-time – 25 to 30 hours per week, Monday through Friday. Hours and days are flexible and may vary based on event schedule
WAGE: $12.50 – $16.50/hour
PAY GRADE: Temporary, non-exempt

COMPANY PROFILE:

The Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) is the public transit provider for Pinellas County, providing more than 14.4 million rides per year. PSTA operates nearly 40 bus and trolley routes with a fleet of 203 vehicles. PSTA’s mission is to provide safe, affordable public to our community. We help guide land use decisions and support economic vitality to enhance our quality of life.

PSTA provides the following services:

POSITION PURPOSE:

Under the direction of the Manager of Communications, research content to share via social media, research and recommend statistical metric gathering techniques, set up scheduled posts, and review and recommend improvements for PSTA’s social media presence.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

The position is open until filled. Please submit an application to the Human Resources Department at:

Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
3201 Scherer Drive, St. Petersburg, FL 33716
E-mail
: pcollins@psta.net
Online Application: Click Here (or on the links to the right)
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