Norwalk Transit District Employment Opportunities
The Norwalk Transit District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
The Norwalk Transit District welcomes applications for driving positions year round. When drivers are needed, either for our fixed route services or our shuttle and door-to-door services, we schedule a test and invite all those who have submitted an application since the last test. After training, most drivers start as part-time employees and are offered full time jobs as they become available.
The Transit District welcomes applications for mechanics year round as well. There are five levels of maintenance personnel so there is ample room for advancement in our state of the art facility.
Supervisory and administrative positions
These positions are advertised and filled when a vacancy occurs. When a vacancy occurs you will find it advertised here.
Applications may be filled out at: Norwalk Transit District, 275 Wilson Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06854
NEW POSTINGS - May 2016
Chief Finance and Administration Officer
Position Description: Directs, supervises and provides the accounting and financial services necessary to satisfy internal and external requirements for record keeping, reporting, planning and control in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Federal Transit Administration, (FTA) and Connecticut Department of Transportation. Work activities include: annual operating and capital budget development, accounting, monitoring, analysis, and reporting; grant program development, implementation, accounting and administration; payroll oversight; fixed asset management; capital grant procurement implementation and administration. Additionally has direct responsibility for the Department of Human Resources and Information Technology. Serves as the Chief Executive Officer in the absence of the CEO.
Education/Experience: A minimum of 8 years of experience in public accounting with at least two years of supervisory experience. A bachelor’s degree in accounting. A CPA is desirable. Experience in government sector accounting including with Federal and State grant accounting, reporting requirements and internal control practices. Detailed Job Description
Director of Transportation Operations
Position Description: The Director of Transportation Operations has responsibility for the day-to-day management and oversight of Norwalk Transit District’s Bus Operations, and Paratransit (ADA/Shuttle) departments. Responsibilities include continuing analysis of the respective departments’ operations, efficiencies and effectiveness; development of supervisory staff and monitoring of goals and performance; development of operation policies and procedures and enforcement of same; review and oversight of administrative, technology and communication systems; ensuring conformance with regulatory requirements; reviewing discipline to ensure consistency; investigating customer complaints; working cooperatively with all other Directors and Managers; and, other duties that may be assigned.
Education/Experience: College Degree highly preferred. Eight years of progressively responsible experience in public transit operations, the application of policies, procedures, rules and contractual requirements and customer service skills. At least four years in a supervisory position. Experience working with unionized employees. Detailed Job Description
Interested applicants should submit their resumes to Manager of Human Resources, Norwalk Transit District, 275 Wilson Avenue, Norwalk, CT 06854 or by email to email@example.com
The Norwalk Transit District is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
NORWALK TRANSIT DISTRICT
POLICY STATEMENT AND PUBLIC NOTICE
It has been and will continue to be the policy of the Norwalk Transit District that it will be an equal employment opportunity employer. All employment decisions will be based solely upon an individual's qualifications and fitness for the position to be filled. Towards this end, the Norwalk Transit District has reaffirmed this commitment with its updated Affirmative Action Plan dated September 2013. The complete plan is available for public review at the Norwalk Transit District offices at 275 Wilson Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut 06854.
An Equal Opportunity Employer