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SAFETY COORDINATOR – September 15, 2020

South Central Transit Authority (SCTA) is seeking an experienced Safety Coordinator who will be hands on in helping implement programs and procedures in compliance with State and Federal regulations, as well as Authority policies for Berks County.

This position is responsible in assisting the processing, tracking and reporting all WC and P&L claims.  This includes managing the Drug & Alcohol Program for all employees of BARTA and SCTA for Berks County.

Responsible for assisting with the completion of operator on-board evaluation reviews.  The position also serves as a backup dispatcher for BARTA when needed, and reports to the Manager of Safety and Training and the Director of Operation in Reading.

Minimum Requirements

  • Applicant should possess a High School Degree with postgraduate training in transportation operations or and safety with three to five years of progressively responsible experience in transportation or relater fields.
  • Must be available during hours of operations for possible post-accident drug test and/or random drug testing.
  • Excellent communication and decision-making skills. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-past environment.
  • Excellent computer skills (proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook), and ability to deal courteously and effectively with the public.
  • Must possess & maintain or have the ability to obtain within 90 days of hire, a valid PA CDL with air brake and passenger endorsements. 
  • Applicant will be subject to pre-employment drug test/physical and background checks after receiving a conditional offer of employment.

SCTA offers a competitive salary and benefits package including Authority paid pension. 

Qualified candidates should submit resume and salary requirements.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/H


BUS CLEANER POSITION – July 30, 2020

Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority (BARTA) is currently accepting applications Bus Cleaners to clean the interior of Fixed Route Buses.  Candidate should be able to work 2nd shift hours.

Interested parties should apply in person at BARTA’s offices located at 1700 N. 11th Street, Reading, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 5:00 pm.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

M/F/H


FULL-TIME GARAGE UTILITY WORKER WANTED – May 28, 2020

BARTA is currently accepting applications for FULL-TIME “GARAGE” UTILITY WORKER.  Class “B” CDL (with air brake restriction lifted) required within 6 months.  Must currently possess a valid PA driver’s license and have the ability to move and fuel vehicles.  Must be able to pass D.O.T. pre-employment physical and D.O.T. drug and alcohol testing. BARTA offers a competitive starting rate, excellent benefits and pension.

Interested parties should apply at BARTA’s office located at 1700 N. 11th St., Reading, PA  19604, Monday through Friday 8:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. or email barta@bartabus.com.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/H


FULL-TIME BUS DRIVERS WANTED

Do you have what it takes to be a BARTA Bus Operator? 

Are you passionate about helping others?

Do you love meeting new people?

Do you have excellent customer-centered service skills and a strong work ethic?

Come join our team, and make a direct impact in a person’s life!

Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority (BARTA) has been providing safe, customer-focused service to the citizens of Berks County since 1973 and is seeking applicants for full-time fixed route operators. Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class B with Passenger endorsement, Air Brake restriction lifted, experience in customer service and a min. 2 yrs. driving exp. required.  Must also be able to pass D.O.T. pre-employment physical and D.O.T. drug and alcohol testing.  BARTA offers an excellent benefit package along with a starting rate of $20.21. 

Interested parties should apply at BARTA’s office located at 1700 N. 11th St., Reading, PA  19604, Mon. through Fri. 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M or email barta@bartabus.com.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/H


BARTA MECHANIC WANTED

Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority (BARTA) is currently accepting applications for FULL-TIME DIESEL AND/OR GAS ENGINE MECHANIC.  Strong electronic diagnostic skill required.  Class “A” CDL required with air brake and passenger endorsements preferred.  A valid state inspection license required.  Competitive starting salary, with excellent benefits and pension.

Interested parties should apply at BARTA’s office located at 1700 N. 11th St., Reading, PA  19604, Monday through Friday 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M. or email barta@bartabus.com.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/H


How to Apply

Interested persons are asked to complete an employment application and mail or drop off the completed application at the BARTA main office at 1700 N. 11th Street, Reading. Application forms may also be picked up in person at the same office location. A driving record and criminal background check will be conducted for all applicants.

BARTA is an equal opportunity employer.

Employment Application

*If you are filling out an application for a Driver position, please complete the two forms below. There is no charge to fill out the forms. On the “Request For Driver Information” form, please fill out Section C and E.  Please include both forms with your application.

Request For Driver Information

DOT Information Form


Voluntary Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Survey

Equal Employment Opportunity Program

The Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority is hereby committed to comply with prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, or handicap as set forth in the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, and Section 19 of the UMT Act of 1982.

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