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Transit Assistant Manager – Enterprise

Posted: 11/05/2023

Community Connection of Wallowa County is seeking to fill the position of Transit Assistant Manager.

This salaried position pays $3,248 – $4,725/month including a competitive benefits package: paid vacation/sick/holiday, paid health/dental insurance accompanied by an HSA/HRA option, and retirement eligibility after one year of employment. We are willing to train the right person but a background in planning, interpreting regulations, program implementation, and supervising staff is desirable.

Position Duties Include:

  • Oversees day-to-day operations of the Wallowa County transit program.
  • Staff Scheduling: Assists with scheduling of drivers in all modes of Public Transit (fixed route, paratransit, demand response, contract services, intercity, etc.).
  • Dispatch and Trip Planning: Accurately processes trip requests from passengers with the agency’s reservation software.
  • Billing Support: Processes billing and sales functions for agency contracts.
  • Completes written reports: including accident, incident, complaint, minor maintenance, data collection and accounting in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Performs outreach and marketing to build participation, awareness, and visibility of transit programs.
  • Occasional travel in and out of the state to attend meetings, conferences, and training.

Must pass pre-employment drug test and criminal history background check. A valid Oregon Driver’s License is required.

An application and resume are both required, and letters of recommendation are strongly encouraged. All applications/resumes must be returned in person or by mail to Community Connection Administration Office, 2802 Adams Ave. La Grande, Oregon 97850, or by e-mail to All applications/resumes must be returned to Community Connection by November 20, 2023 at 4:00 PM.

Community Connection is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

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