Employment Opportunites

Systems Administrator/Spare Dispatcher


This position is responsible for coordinating Saturday and as needed weekday transit and/or school operations, scheduling Stepsaver service, interacting with the operations and maintenance staff, and providing customer support services. Additionally, as part of the Special Projects team, the position is responsible for branding and technical tasks associated with both transit and school divisions.


  • Open or close the transit operations office
  • Track daily employee attendance
  • Ensure road service as assigned
  • Cover open schedules as needed
  • Maintain daily communication with operators in the field
  • Respond to customer telephone inquiries in a timely manner
  • Coordinate with maintenance on vehicle availability and communicate driver issues as needed
  • Collect passenger information on Stepsaver service requests
  • Coordinate field operations during emergencies
  • Issue paychecks as needed
  • Provide backup weekday dispatching as needed
  • Drive transit or school routes as needed
  • Assist in branding efforts
  • Manage creative assets an update/revise as needed
  • Assist in technical capacity for online and in house systems
  • Participate in rotating on-call coverage
  • Assign vehicles to routes as appropriate
  • Maintain lost and found records and item tracking
  • Data entry as needed
  • Input accurate payroll records
  • Schedule next working day Stepsaver trips and publish manifest for operators


  • High School Degree, equivalent or greater
  • Knowledge of local streets
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize effectively
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with Wordpress, and web design
  • Possession of or ability to obtain CDL-B, Passenger Endorsement, School Bus Certificate, Air Brake


  • Ability to communicate in the English language
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to operate a standard business computer
  • Ability to read a standard street map
  • Ability to operate a radio communication device

WORK SCHEDULES 40 hour work week to include: Special Projects: Schedule determined by the dispatcher and supervisor Saturday Dispatcher: 8:30am – 6:00pm As Needed: AM Transit Dispatcher: Monday through Friday 4:30am – 12:30pm PM Transit Dispatcher: Monday through Friday 11:30am – 7:30pm School Dispatcher: Mon-Fri 5:30am - 9:30am, 1:00pm – 5:00pm


  • Hourly Range
  • Health, Dental, Life Insurance Contributions
  • Vacation based on service time
  • Paid Holidays
Full-Time Mechanic

Immediate Opening for Mechanics at Manchester Transit Authority 20992550_10212457134917724_3774635463297669384_n Join a growing team of Maintenance Professionals! This position requires the advanced technical knowledge and skills to perform corrective and preventative maintenance on all MTA vehicles, equipment, buildings, properties, and grounds. Particular attention will be given to a systematic and timely approach to performing quality repairs and maintenance. The technical will work closely with the Supervisor to assist in system analysis and policy implementation.

  • Full-Time Mechanic
  • Paid Holidays and Attendance Bonuses
  • Uniforms Provided
  • Tool Allowance
  • Clothing Allowance
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
Part-Time CDL School Bus Operators

01 School bus driving is great for stay at home parents, retirees, or anyone looking for extra income! Join a quality team of Part-Time Employees driving school routes and field trips. 20 - 30 hours per week. Applicants with a valid CDL-B or higher and School Bus Certificate will receive $500 after one year of being a licensed operator with MTA. Payable in two installments. $250 at six month interval and $250 at one year interval. Applicants WITHOUT a valid CDL-B or higher and School Bus Certificate will receive $250 after one year of being a licensed operator with MTA.

  • Starting Salary $15.89; after 6-Months: $16.77; after 1-year: $17.65
  • Paid Holidays and Perfect Attendance Bonuses
  • No cleaning, sweeping or fueling
  • Physical & Drug Testing paid and provided by MTA
  • MTA pays $12.00 per hour during training
Non-CDL School Bus Operators (CDL Trainee)


  • Starting Salary $13.90; After 6-Months $14.67; After 1-year $15.44
  • Transport 14 or Fewer Students
  • Paid Holidays and Perfect Attendance Bonuses
  • No Cleaning Sweeping or Fueling
  • Physical and Drug Testing paid for by the MTA
  • MTA pays $12.00 per hour during training; will train employees to get CDL
  • *Drive non-CDL while training for CDL License*


Bring a current copy of Motor Vehicle Record.

Manchester Transit Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).  Click here to download our application. Fill it out completely and mail it to:

Attn.: Hiring Manager
110 Elm Street
Manchester, NH 03101

If you’d rather pick up a copy in person, we are located at 110 Elm Street, Manchester, though you will have to come down Gas Street to get to our main office.


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