Transportation Support Specialist – Full-Time

Transportation Support Specialist – Full-Time
$16.40 -$21.93 per hour
Excellent Benefits
Sunset Empire Transportation District is seeking applications for a full-time Transportation Support Specialist. The Transportation Support Specialist conducts transportation processes at their workplace. The Transportation Specialist assists at Operations and the Transit Center providing professional, courteous, friendly, and helpful support service interactions. This position is responsible to accurately and reliably perform Ecolane transit scheduling and financial transactions, prepare, and maintain accurate records, and provide day-to-day cleaning maintenance of Transit Center grounds, facilities and order supplies. Assignments are typically determined by the natural flow of work and performed independently without close supervision and instruction. This position is safety sensitive and requires a pre-employment drug test and placement in the random pool testing for drugs and/or alcohol.
Duties include assisting the public with their transportation needs, trip planning, ticket sales, answering multi-line phone system, housekeeping, and light duty grounds maintenance. Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, computer data entry and cash handling is required. Knowledge and experience of transit scheduling and proficient bilingual Spanish skills is desired. The District will train on Ecolane transit scheduling system to proficiency. Pre-employment drug test and background check required. $16.40 – $21.93 DOE with excellent benefits. The District pays 100% of employee health, vision and dental insurance plus a $1,500 HRA, and provides paid leave of 12 vacation days, 12 sick days and 9 holidays per year.
Applications and job description are available at the Astoria Transit Center 900 Marine Drive Astoria Oregon or the Seaside Transit Office 39 N. Holladay Dr. Seaside Oregon and on our website at,, and
Deadline: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2021
The Area
Astoria is in Clatsop County where the Pacific Ocean meets the mighty Columbia River. The area is rich in its natural beauty and a destination spot for people from all over the world. There are many historical aspects to the area including being located at the end of the Lewis & Clark trail.
Mission Statement
Sunset Empire Transportation District is dedicated to providing safe, reliable, relevant and sustainable transportation services to Clatsop County with professionalism, integrity and courtesy.
To Apply
Return application along with a resume to SETD Attn: Sue Farmer, Human Resources, 900 Marine Drive, Astoria, OR 97103 or Fax at 503-861-5375 or Email to [email protected]