TRANSIT DISPATCHER – Posted September 3, 2020

South Central Transit Authority (SCTA) is seeking a full-time dispatcher to fill an opening for 1st shift in its Lancaster office (Red Rose Transit Authority).  SCTA is seeking a reliable full-time dispatcher to provide daily dispatching and schedule of its fleet of passenger vehicles and bus drivers in support of RRTA’s daily transit operations. The candidate should possess the following: 1- Ability to assign and monitor driver assignments; 2- Excellent customer service skills; 3- Effective verbal and written communication skills; 4- Have knowledge of the Lancaster County area; 5- Problem solving and strong attention to detail; 6- Computer skills a must and two-way radio communications experience a plus; 7- Ability to multi-task; 8- Bilingual (Spanish and English) is helpful.  Hours for the position are Monday – Friday 3:45am –11:15am.  Exp. in a union environment is also helpful.

Please forward your resume and salary requirements to SCTA, 45 Erick Road, Lancaster, PA 17601. email

An Equal Opportunity Employer


How to Apply

Interested persons are asked to complete an employment application and mail or drop off the completed application at the SCTA main office at 45 Erick Road, Lancaster PA 17601. Application forms may also be picked up in person at the same office location. A driving record and criminal background check will be conducted for all applicants.

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SCTA is an equal opportunity employer.

Equal Employment Opportunity Program

The South Central Transit Authority (SCTA) is hereby committed to comply with prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, or handicap as set forth in the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, and Section 19 of the UMT Act of 1982.

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If you are interested in applying for driver positions go to Red Rose Transit Authority or Berks Area Regional Transportation Authority.