Salary: $122,054 – $164,133.

Headquartered in the City of Bremerton, Washington, directly across the Puget Sound from Seattle, Kitsap Transit Transit serves a 395-square-mile area (pop. 270,000) and transports more than 3.8 million riders a year. The Operations Department operates with 237.25 FTEs, including 48.25 staff and 189 operators, on a 2021 budget of $44.4 million.


Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Operations Director directs and administers the agency’s Routed, Worker/Driver, and Paratransit services, and reviews and evaluates offered services and Routed and Worker/Driver service plans. This position also develops, reviews and evaluates Paratransit service plans, develops and implements long-range operational plans, ensures services are in compliance with all ADA regulations, and participates in Federal Transit Administration Triennial Reviews.


A bachelor’s degree in transportation management, business or public administration or a closely related field; and 5 years of increasingly responsible professional transit operations experience, including 3 years of program management and supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Additional Information

For a complete position profile/full job description and to apply online, visit Prothman at https://www.prothman.com/, click on “Open Recruitments” and then click the position title. To apply, click on “Apply Online” and follow the directions provided. For questions, call 206-368-0050. Kitsap Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. First review of applications: May 16, 2021 (open until filled).