Jobs

Now hiring bus operator $27 - $37.34 per hour.

Are you looking for a career that helps keep the Bay Area moving? A career that reduces traffic and greenhouse gases? Are you looking for a job that can provide security for you and your family? SamTrans offers a diverse range of opportunities to serve San Mateo County and Silicon Valley. From mechanics to planners to engineers, SamTrans can help move your career in the right direction.

  • Health, vision, and dental coverage
  • Retirement (Access to pension & 401k plans)
  • Full gym, tennis and basketball facilities (San Carlos HQ)
  • Free transit pass (SamTrans)
  • Paid time-off
  • Educational and employee development opportunities
  • Career advancement
  • Tuition Reimbursement (up to $5,260 per year)

The San Mateo County Transit District embraces diversity and is a place where employees are appreciated, respected and cultivated. The District environment promotes innovation and efficiency among all its employees. If you want to put your talents to work for a company that offers diverse opportunities, ingrains community, values innovation and strives to make a difference, please examine our job opportunities to see if your skills match our current needs. Our success is due to our dedicated employees who are committed to quality, driven by innovation and grounded in integrity.

To apply, please complete an online employment application by clicking View Application below, then selecting the job you are interested in applying for.

A resume will not be accepted in lieu of the application. Incomplete applications will not be considered. SamTrans celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming workplace environment. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, Women, Persons with Disabilities and Veterans are encouraged to apply. The Human Resources Department will make reasonable efforts in the recruitment/examination process to accommodate applicants with disabilities upon request.

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Current San Mateo County Transit District employees please click below to access job openings in the Employee Portal.

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Click below to see Job Openings for Prospective Employees, open to all applicants.

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Deputy General Manager/Chief Executive Officer

SamTrans has engaged Krauthamer & Associates (“K&A”), a retained executive search firm, to assist with the recruitment of the Deputy GM/CEO. Interested parties should contact Gregg Moser, Principal at K&A, via email at gmoser@kapartners.com to obtain more information or to apply for the position with an attached resume.

Chief Financial Officer

How To Apply: SamTrans has engaged Krauthamer & Associates (“K&A”), a retained executive search firm, to assist with the recruitment of the CFO. Interested parties should contact Gregg Moser, Principal at K&A, via email at gmoser@kapartners.com to obtain more information or to apply for the position with an attached resume.