CPTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and ensures that applicants and employees are treated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physically challenged, or political affiliation.

We are committed to ensuring that no person is excluded from participation in or denied the benefits of the transit services we offer. This policy is consistent with the requirements of Title VI of the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
If you believe you have been subjected to unequal treatment because of race, color, or national origin, then you have the right to file a formal complaint.

Complaints may be filed within one hundred-eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged discriminatory action.

For more information or to file a complaint you may contact us by mail, telephone, or email:

Choanoke Public Transportation Authority
 Attn: EEO/Civil Rights Officer
PO Box 320, Rich Square, NC 27820
(252) 539-2022, Ext 225
1-800-735-2962 (TDD/TTY)

1-877-735-8200 (Hearing Impaired)

Job Openings

Skilled Operator Supervisor - Full Time

  • A two-year degree in a related field with 2 years transportation experience OR Five to Seven years of combined transportation and supervisory (public administration, customer service) experience.
  • Valid North Carolina Commercial Driver’s License with Passenger endorsement and five (5) years of driving experience
  • Knowledge of CPTA’s four county service area including road names and landmarks
  • Good oral/written English communications skills
  • Ability to successfully complete DOT/FTA mandated alcohol, drug and physical training and testing.  

Transportation Operator I - Driver - Part-time

  •  A valid North Carolina Driver’s License
  • Two (2) years of driving experience.
  • A CDL with a “P” endorsement must be obtain within the first six (6) months of hire.
  • Customer service experience.
  • Good oral/written English communications skills and pleasant personality.
  • Clean driving record and criminal history.
  • Ability to successfully complete DOT mandated alcohol, drug and physical testing


Applications must be submitted in person to the office of Choanoke Public Transportation Authority at 505 N. Main Street, Rich Square, NC


mailed to CPTA, PO Box 320, Rich Square, NC  27820

Application Packet (pdf)