We are looking for diverse people who are seeking a challenging and exciting career, who want to make a difference, and enjoy being part of a dynamic team.
Our Transit Officers are the first responders to the vast majority of incidents on the metropolitan rail network. They have a professional demeanour and remain calm when faced with challenging situations. They provide quality customer service to our passengers and play a vital role in ensuring the safety and security of all who travel on our network.
Being a Transit Officer is an often-demanding role that has great rewards, pay and conditions. You will be part of a large skilled team working in a variety of locations across the metropolitan rail network.
Want to know what it's like to be a Transit Officer? Take a look at this video to hear direct from some of our existing Transit Officers.
The Public Transport Authority (PTA) is rapidly expanding, and we are recruiting to cater for current vacancies and growing requirements.
With the opening of the Forrestfield Airport Link, the Yanchep rail extension, the Thornlie to Cockburn project and the Morley - Ellenbrook line we require many highly skilled, motivated, and professional people to bolster our numbers ensuring we continue to provide the highest level of service to the community both now and into the future.
If you’d like to know more about the METRONET projects, please visit www.metronet.wa.gov.au.
What's in it for me?
Join the team and you will receive full paid training, an attractive remuneration package, five weeks annual leave, shift work with regular start and finish times, full uniform, and opportunities for career advancement.
If, after reading the Transit Officer Information Booklet and Job Description Form (JDF) attached to the advert, you would like to discuss the role of a Transit Officer, please contact (08) 9326 2882 during office hours.
Please note - there are several stages of the Transit Officer recruitment process and you must be available to attend each stage in person with the following dates below:
- Physical Testing: 12, 13 & 15 August 2022
- Interviews: 25 August – 9 September 2022
- Psychologist interview and medical assessment: 3 – 14 October 2022
(These dates are subject to change)
Ready to apply for your new role?
To be considered for this process, you are required to submit the following:
- A current comprehensive resume with two work related referees
Please ensure you attach this document to your online application. This is a pool recruitment process for new recruits to be fully trained in the role of Transit Officer. The pool will remain open for a period of six months.
The PTA is an equal opportunity employer and encourages people with disability, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and persons from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.
Applicants are requested to apply online, using the ‘Apply for Job' button at the top/bottom of the screen. Applicants are encouraged to carefully read the attached Transit Officer Information Booklet as it will assist you in applying for this position.
Please ensure you allow sufficient time to lodge your application as late, pro forma and emailed applications will not be accepted. If you are experiencing difficulties with lodging your application, please contact (08) 9326 2061.
For more information about the PTA, please visit our website at www.pta.wa.gov.au.