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.

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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 Team Lead (Marketing Department)

Customer Service Team Lead position PDF Click here to view PDF

SHIFT: Monday through Friday, 11:30 AM – 8:00 PM (Off Saturday & Sunday)
WAGE: $13.81 - $19.16 to start
PAY GRADE: 9 (Non-Exempt)

BASIC PURPOSE:

Provide effective leadership and training to assist the team in meeting customer service goals. The Team Lead will assist with increasing the team’s productivity and overall knowledge, ensuring a rapid response to changing business needs.

Provide quality and efficient customer service through the daily leadership of a team of up to 19 Customer Service Representatives (CSRs) to include interviewing, motivating, recognizing and rewarding, coaching, counseling, training, and problem solving.

Establish and maintain effective working relationships with the public and all levels of staff. Maintain confidential information. Develop and coordinate programs and projects within the department and between Marketing and other PSTA departments. Communicate effectively both orally and in writing. Use initiative and work independently.

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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Lead Revenue Clerk (Finance Department)

Lead Revenue Clerk position PDF Click here to view PDF

HOURS: Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
WAGE: $13.81 to $17.25 per hour to start
PAY GRADE: 9 (Non-Exempt)

BASIC PURPOSE:

Ensure the daily tasks of the Revenue Room are completed in a timely and accurate manner, including processing all fare box revenue; processing all transit center and front desk ticket sale revenue; preparing detailed daily cash and ticket sales reports; inclusion of cash and accounts receivable deposits in daily bank deposit; monitoring Customer Service Representative (CSR) ticket inventories; preparing individual CSR ticket and money bags; and reconciling daily CSR/front desk ticket sales. Communicate regularly with the Senior Accountant-Treasury as to status of Revenue Room work and personnel. Ensure other duties are completed as required to assist PSTA Finance Department.

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: $13.26 per hour, with annual pay raises for 5 years to max pay of $17.94 per hour.

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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Public Outreach Assistant (Marketing Department)

TEMPORARY POSITION TO NOVEMBER 2014
Public Outreach Assistant PDF Click here to view PDF

WORK SCHEDULE: Part-time – 25 to 30 hours per week, Monday through Friday. Hours and days may vary based on event schedule. Occasional evening or weekend hours may be required.
WAGE: $10.00 – $12.50/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, assist staff with Greenlight Pinellas public engagement efforts.

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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Revenue Clerk (Finance Department)

Revenue Clerk position PDF Click here to view PDF

HOURS: Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
WAGE: $11.11 to $12.47 per hour to start
PAY GRADE: 6 (Non-Exempt)

BASIC PURPOSE:

Handle and process ticket sales and farebox revenues.  Prepare detailed daily cash reports, cash and accounts receivable bank deposits.  Monitor CSR (Customer Service Representative) ticket inventories and preparation of individual CSR ticket and money bags, and reconcile daily sales when returned.  Perform routine ridership surveys and prepare statistical reports.  Other duties as required to assist Finance Department.

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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Senior Accountant (Finance Department)

Senior Accountant position PDF Click here to view PDF

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM
SALARY: $44,306 – $55,000 to start
PAY GRADE: 15 (Exempt)

PURPOSE:

Review general ledger and its subsidiary ledgers to ensure the accurate accounting and reporting of PSTA’s financial and statutory reporting.  Coordinate with all departments that impact the general ledger to assure accurate and timely reporting.

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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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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