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 -

Office Assistant - Utility Part-Time

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent with 2 yrs general office experience.

  • Ability to work well with the public and 6 months of customer service experience.

  • Knowledge of computers with emphasis on Word and Excel and ability to grasp specialized programs.

  • Valid North Carolina Driver’s License with two (2) years of driving experience.
  • Good oral/written English communications skills

Transportation Operator

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.

Dispatcher - Full Time

  • Valid NC Commercial Driver's license with "P' endorsement.

  • All requirements for Driver .

  • Formal computer training or six months of computer work experience.

Finance Officer

  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting.
  •  Two years experience in accounting/financial management with a concentration in Government.


  •  Some formal Accounting training .
  • Five (5) years of accounting/financial management experience with focus on Government.

  •  Knowledge of Accounting Software, preferably Peach Tree .

  •  Knowledge of budget development and inventory controls. 
  • Familiar with Medicaid Billing preferred.


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 Instructions must be read in its entirety before completing the application. (pdf)