Customer Service Representative

Spokane Public Transportation Spokane, WA
Customer Service Representative

Spokane Transit is in the early stages of a dynamic 10-year plan called STA Moving Forward. The purpose of this plan is to maintain, improve, and expand transit services throughout Spokane County to meet the needs of our growing community. We are looking for a well-qualified Customer Service Representative to help us to meet our quality service goals for the expanding needs of our Customer Service department.

As a Customer Service Representative you will be responsible for providing excellent customer service as you sell bus passes, respond to public inquiries, provide route and schedule information in person, over the phone, via email, and social media. You will handle cash as customers purchase passes and other revenue items. With your positive attitude and upbeat personality you will be a valued member of the Customer Service Representative team. If you would like to serve your Community, believe in diversity and can be empathetic to the many situations you will see and hear, then this is the job for you!

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

* Showcase your skills as a positive and outgoing customer service ninja!

* Serve a diverse cross section of our community with a wide range of personalities

* Address questions and resolve customer concerns in person and via phone

* Keep accurate records and files associated with bus pass sales

YOUR EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

* One year of customer service experience as Customer Service Representative in a service environment or related field

* Experience as a cashier or bank teller is desirable

* Availability to work any shift including weekends and holidays (7 AM - 7 PM)

* Ability to exercise patience, empathy and desire reach positive outcomes

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WE HAVE COMPETITIVE SALARY AND GREAT BENEFITS!

* Starting wage of $15.69 (salary range $15.69 - $21.67 per hour)

* Annual pay step increases up to top step

* Robust medical plans with affordable monthly premiums

* Dental plan with affordable monthly premiums

* WA State Public Employee's Retirement System (PERS) defined benefit plan

* Health Reimbursement Arrangement (HRA) employer contribution of $25/month

* Basic life and long-term disability insurance

* Competitive vacation & sick leave

* Free bus passes for employee and dependents

* Cell phone carrier discount

* Gym membership discount

Qualified individuals please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed STA Non-CDL Application to the HR Department, Spokane Transit, 1230 W Boone Ave, Spokane, WA 99201; email to jobs@spokanetransit.com with a subject of Customer Service Representative; or fax to 509.343.1689. This position closes on Thursday, August 2, 2018.

Click here for the STA Non-CDL Application

Spokane Transit is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of age, disability, ethnicity/race, national origin, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or veteran status.