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OPENS: 06/01/2015                           CLOSES: 06/05/2015

Position: 
PARATRANSIT DISPATCHER
Salary:
$15.733 per hour/ Pay Grade 19
Department:
Connection
Location/Schedule:
50 S. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, Florida
Seven (7) day a week operation, Forty (40) hour work week
Selected candidate must be willing to work varied/flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. THIS IS AN AT-WILL POSITION
Other:
Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Safety-sensitive position. Driving record of selected candidates is subject to PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

Please submit original application by 5:00 PM on the closing date to:
Palm Tran Human Resources
3201 Electronics Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Palm Tran, Palm Beach County’s public transportation system in South Florida, is searching for a well versed individual with excellent organizational skills to develop efficient schedules and perform dispatching duties. Responsible for reviewing, revising and producing final schedules using scheduling software; refines trip assignment to increase productivity, improve ride quality and adjust individual route schedules. Dispatch vehicles and drivers through the use of a computerized dispatch system.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent recognized certification (GED). Three (3) years working experience in Paratransit or Transportation industry and experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.

PREFERENCES:
Associates or Bachelors degree in Business Administration or related field, trapeze software experience, previous supervisory experience, previous transit dispatching experience or two-way radio experience.

NOTE:
Original applications accepted for this position. No resumes or faxed copies. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/VETERANS' PREFERENCE EMPLOYER M/F/D/V

OPENS: 06/01/2015                           CLOSES: 06/05/2015

Position: 
DISPATCH ASSISTANT
Salary:
$13.978 per hour/ Pay Grade 15
Department:
Connection
Location/Schedule:
50 S. Military Trail, West Palm Bach, Florida
Seven (7) day a week operation, Forty (40) hour work week
Selected candidate must be willing to work varied/flexible schedule including evenings and weekends.
Other:
Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Safety-sensitive position. Driving record of selected candidates is subject to PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

Please submit original application by 5:00 PM on the closing date to:
Palm Tran Human Resources
3201 Electronics Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Palm Tran Palm Beach County’s public transportation system in South Florida, is searching for a detail oriented individual with outstanding communication skills to provide clerical support within the para-transit dispatching area. Individual will support the paratransit dispatching center with complaints, questions, schedules while serving as a liaison between customers and dispatch.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent recognized certification (GED). One (1) year of customer service experience involving public contact and experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.

PREFERENCES:
Associates or Bachelors degree in Business Administration or related field, experience with ADA or TD transportation or previous transit dispatching experience.

NOTE:
Original applications accepted for this position. No resumes or faxed copies. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/VETERANS' PREFERENCE EMPLOYER M/F/D/V

OPENS: 05/11/2015                           CLOSES: Opened until filled

Position: 
TRAINING AND TECHNICAL SPECIALIST
Salary:
$54,104.96 Annually to Start. Pay Grade 36
Department:
MAINTENANCE
Location/Schedule:
To Be Determined / To Be Determined
Candidate must be able to work varied/flexible schedule including weekends, holidays and/or evenings.
Other:
Driving record of selected candidates is subject to PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

Please submit original application by 5:00 PM on the closing date to:
Palm Tran Human Resources
3201 Electronics Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Fax# 561-841-4341

Palm Tran is looking for an individual with excellent organizational skills and the willingness to take the initiative in a fast paced environment. Highly responsible position, which exercises an intense degree of independent judgment, initiative in planning, developing, and implementing training within the Maintenance Department. Work includes analyzing and develop training program, select training resource methods, design, plan and administer maintenance educational training program. Works closely with Organizational Development Section to coordinate training information.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Graduation from an accredited two (2) year college or university with major coursework in, Education, Industrial Technology or related field and two (2) years of transit based maintenance experience and two (2) years instructional training experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Valid CDL Class B with Passenger endorsement or CDL Learners permit.

PREFERENCES:
Previous supervisory experience. Previous mechanic experience. Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Maintenance Software.

NOTE:
Selected applicant/s must possess Class B license with passenger “P’ endorsement prior to job offer. No relocation assistance offered.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/VETERANS' PREFERENCE EMPLOYER M/F/D/V



OPENS: 05/18/2015                           CLOSES: 05/29/2015

Position: 
BUS OPERATOR
Salary:
$13.66 per hour
Department:
OPERATIONS
Location/Schedule:
West Palm Beach, Delray Beach or Belle Glade, Florida. Work location and schedule to be determined later.
Other:
Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Safety-sensitive position. Driving record of selected candidates are subject to approval by Palm Beach County’s Risk Management Department. Must pass related exam.

Please submit original application by 5:00 PM on the closing date to:
Palm Tran Human Resources
3201 Electronics Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Looking for an individual with excellent customer service and communication skills. This position is responsible for performing skilled work operating all public transit vehicles on all scheduled routes and special service throughout Palm Beach County. Work involves operating diesel powered passenger buses over prescribed routes within set areas and maintaining records and logs as may be required along with accurate passenger counts. Position incumbents have the responsibility for the safety of their passengers and the vehicle operated as well as for completing the assigned route with the set time schedule. Employees in this position provide general information as requested. Performs related work as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent certification/GED. Valid Commercial Driver’s License Class B with passenger endorsement “P” endorsement (must include a copy of your current driver’s license with application).

PREFERENCES:
Transit bus, twenty-two (22) + passenger bus, or heavy equipment driving experience.

NOTE:
Original applications accepted for this position. No resumes or faxed copies. Applications received after the closing date or without a copy of current driver’s license will not be considered.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/VETERANS' PREFERENCE EMPLOYER M/F/D/V


OPENS: 05/18/2015                           CLOSES: Until filled

Position: 
MAINTENANCE SUPERVISOR
Salary:
$52,532.48 Annually to Start. Pay Grade 35
Department:
MAINTENANCE
Location/Schedule:
To Be Determined / To Be Determined
Candidate must be able to work varied/flexible schedule including weekends, holidays and/or evenings.
Other:
Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Safety-sensitive position. Driving record of selected candidates is subject to PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment.

Please submit original application by 5:00 PM on the closing date to:
Palm Tran Human Resources
3201 Electronics Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Fax# 561-841-4341

Palm Tran, Palm Beach County's public transportation system in South Florida, has an opening for a detailed individual with excellent organizational and communication skills to work in the Maintenance Department. This is a supervisory position responsible for overseeing various union employees within the Maintenance Department working in preventive maintenance, repairs, and cleaning of Mass Transit vehicles. Work involves supervising mechanics and utility workers in planning and scheduling of the activities during an assigned shift, and providing technical instruction and assistance as required. Position reports to Maintenance Superintendent and/or Maintenance Manager.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent certification (GED). Valid CDL Class B with Passenger endorsement or CDL Learners permit (must include copy of driver’s license and/or permit and related certifications with application). Five (5) years experience as a mechanic in the maintenance and repair of heavy-duty vehicles and equipment. Two (2) years supervisory experience supervising ten (10) or more employees preferably in the automotive maintenance field.

PREFERENCES:
Previous experience in Mass Transit maintenance. Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Maintenance Software. Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.

NOTE:
Selected applicant/s must possess Class B license with passenger “P’ endorsement prior to job offer. No relocation assistance offered.

In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/VETERANS' PREFERENCE EMPLOYER M/F/D/V

 
 

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