Shared Ride Dispatcher

Capital Area Transit is seeking a Paratransit Dispatcher.  Under general direction, this position performs public transportation and paratransit scheduling, routing, and dispatching duties; operates a variety of communication equipment, including a two-way radio, telephone, computer mobile dispatch terminal and scheduling systems; creates, maintains and monitors computerized driver manifests/schedules; and responds to requests for service and provides a variety of information to passengers and the general public. Provides general supervision and direction to the paratransit vehicle operators. 

Must be able to multi-task and demonstrate responsible work experience of at least three years dealing directly with the public.  Dispatch experience and some experience in a demand/response operation preferred.  Should have knowledge of Dauphin and Cumberland Counties and surrounding areas.  Knowledge of MS Office Suite is required.  High School Diploma or GED required.   CAT is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Wage is $14.00 per hour DOE. 

Applications being accepted through February 2, 2016.

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How to apply for Shared Ride Dispatcher:

Apply in person at:

Capital Area Transit

901 N Cameron Street

Harrisburg, PA 17101

Or download the CAT Job Application Packet, complete, and either email to or mail to the address listed above attention HR Department.