Employment


Need a Career Change?

Consider a career in transit

Southwestern Virginia Transit Management Co., Inc (SVTMC) offers a competitive benefits package and a great work atmosphere. We are an equal opportunity employer. Here’s some of what SVTMC has to offer:

  • Company-paid Health Insurance and prescription card
  • 457 Retirement Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacation
  • Company-paid, Short-term Disability for applicable positions
  • Company-paid, Life Insurance
  • Free transportation on our services for you and your family
  • Uniform allowance for applicable positions
  • Optional Dental Insurance for you and your family
  • Optional Health Insurance coverage for your family

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Current Job Openings

Bus Operators
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • Must be 19 years of age
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • 40 hour a week shifts available Monday-Saturday
  • Training and Benefits provided
  • Job Description

    **Open Until Filled


Purchasing Agent (Full-time)
  • Researches prices, prepares purchase orders, and places orders.
  • Serves as primary contact with vendors.
  • Experience with bid specifications and executing bid procedures for capital purchases.
  • Reconciles inventory system and other accounts to general ledger.
  • Facilitates the disposal of surplus property and ensures compliance on all aspects of the disposal procedures.
  • Assists with coordinating committee for contracts.
  • Approves and signs purchase orders certifying compliance.

Qualifications:

  • One (1) year procurement or related experience and/or an Associate’s Degree in Business or related field.
  • Proficient computer skills.
  • Virginia Contracting Associates Certification (VCA), preferred.
  • Knowledge of state or federal procurement regulations, preferred.
  • Close Date: January 1, 2017


Mechanic Apprentice – Mechanic 3rd Year (Full-time position)

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Some automotive or diesel mechanic experience (automotive classes are considered)
  • Own hand tools to perform maintenance inspections
  • Knowledge of shop equipment and air tools
  • Valid CDL class B license within 30 days of employment

Responsibilities:

  • Servicing transit buses after daily operations
  • Perform preventative maintenance on heavy duty shop vehicles
  • Inspect vehicles and make necessary repairs
  • **Open Until Filled


NOTICE of PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREEN

As a condition of employment for all positions, especially those which involve the performance of safety-sensitive functions as defined by 49 CFR Part 655, as amended, must submit to a urine drug screen, under the authority of the U. S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration.

This memo serves as notification that if given an offer of employment, it is contingent on the passing of the aforementioned drug screen and the applicant will not be assigned to perform any job functions, including safety-sensitive functions, unless the urine drug screen has a verified negative result.


SVTMC is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

HOW TO APPLY WITH APPLICATION AND RESUME (resume optional):

  • Email: HRInfo@ValleyMetro.com

  • Mail to:
  • Southwestern Virginia Transit Management Company, Inc.
    Attn: Human Resources
    PO Box 13247
    Roanoke, VA 24032


  • Fax to: (540) 982-2703

  • Visit our Administration Offices to drop off or fill out an application:
  • The Roy Z. Meador Operations, Maintenance and Administration Building
    1108 Campbell Avenue, S.E.
    Roanoke VA 24013


  • We will accept your application in person, Monday through Friday, from 8AM to 4PM.

Southwestern Virginia Transit Management Company, Inc. (SVTMC) is the employer for Valley Metro.
SVTMC is committed to the provision of equal employment opportunity for all persons, regardless of race, creed, national origin, sex, age or disability.