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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


Mechanic 3rd Year (Full-time position)

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Perform PM’s; Airbrake, Minor and Major Repairs
  • 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
  • Hours: This position works Monday, Tuesday and Friday 7:00AM-5:30PM and Saturdays 5:00AM-3:30PM
  • Job Description

    Close Date: May 17, 2019


Mechanic Specialist (Full-time position)

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Automotive or diesel mechanic experience a must
  • Your own tools to perform maintenance inspections
  • Knowledge of shop equipment and air tools
  • Possess a valid Commercial Driver’s License

Responsibilities:

  • Diagnose and repair Transit and OTR Bus Body repairs
  • Complies with all Company safety procedures and adheres to all shop and operating procedures
  • Maintains personal and company tools in good order and is knowledgeable in their use
  • Assists in the training of mechanics in lower classifications
  • Hours: This position works Monday thru Thursday evenings, 12:30 PM to 11:00 PM.
  • Job Description

    Close Date: May 17, 2019


Technical Support (Part-time)

Summary: The Part- Time Technical Support position is responsible for assisting the Information Technology Network Administrator in managing Southwestern Virginia Transit Management Company, Inc.’s (SVTMC) network, servers, workstation, websites and other technologies utilized by SVTMC and its’ employees.

Requirements:

  • Two years of experience in Computer Science, Internet Technology, Information Technology, or a related field
  • Have an Associate’s Degree in Computer Science, Internet Technology, Information Technology, or a related field, with a focus on network security
  • Any IT professional certifications preferred
  • Job Description

    Close Date: June 7, 2019


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.