Paratransit Controller

Listing Dates: 
Friday, November 3, 2017 to Friday, December 22, 2017
Position Type: 
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Duties and Responsibilities

Monitors paratransit bus operators in carrying out assigned routes and schedules. Operates a two-way radio to notify operators of route and schedule changes. Serves as point of contact to provide advice and assistance during route operations or in the event of breakdowns and emergencies. Participates in ensuring that operations meet system performance and customer service standards and performs related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School or G.E.D. equivalent
  • 3 years of increasingly responsible office, administrative, customer service
  • Related experience with public transit and/or Control Room operations
  • Applicant must have a California Class C driver’s license and the ability to maintain insurability under the Agency’s insurance policy



SunLine Transit Agency offers a very competitive benefits package including medical/dental/life, pension, vacation, sick time and more.

Disclaimer:  This job specification is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements.

Nepotism Policy: Recruitment shall be conducted consistent with the Agency's nepotism policy, which is available upon request by contacting Human Resources at 760-343-3456, ext. 1609.

All applicants are subject to SunLine Transit Agency employment requirements, including our Physical, Drug & Alcohol Testing program and Background check.


Click the APPLY button at the top right to apply online, or print the included file below and bring the completed application to Human Resources, located at:

SunLine Transit Agency
32-505 Harry Oliver Trail
Thousand Palms, CA 92276
Phone:  (760) 343-3456, ext. 1609
Fax:  (760) 343-2077


CURRENT SUNLINE EMPLOYEES ONLY, interested in this offering, are provided the Internal Job Application 20170627 to fill-out and provide to Human Resources, instead of using the complete employment application - visible below.

SunLine Transit Agency reserves the right to select the best qualified of the persons applying for vacant positions.


Posted: 11/3/2017