Customer Service Representative

Call Center / Dispatch / Reservationist / Scheduler Oakland, CA


Customer Service Representative
About Transdev: Cities, counties, airports, companies, and universities across the U.S. contract with Transdev to operate their transportation systems, maintain their vehicle and fleets, and deliver on mobility solutions. Transdev U.S. employs a team of 32,000 across 400 locations while maintaining more than 17,000 vehicles. 
Part of a global company, Transdev is a leader in mobility with operations in 19 countries, proudly operated by 110,000 team members from around the world. As an operator and global integrator of mobility, we are driven by our purpose. Transdev – the mobility company – empowers the freedom to move everyday thanks to safe, reliable, and innovative solutions that serve the common good. Find out more at or watch an overview video at
Transdev is the contractor that oversees the East Bay Paratransit program (rides for people with disabilities). Our web site is and we’re located in downtown Oakland above the 19th St. BART station. In addition to competitive salary and a convenient location, Transdev offers an attractive benefits package, including health, dental, vision care, life insurance and a 401k plan.
The Position
Transdev is looking for a Customer Service Representative who is responsible for booking ADA Paratransit reservations, answering questions, and fielding customer service calls as needed. 
Transdev is proud to offer:
  • $19/hour to start
  • Attractive benefits package, including 401(k) with company contribution, medical, dental and vision. 
  • Paid time off & vacation.
  • Answers incoming calls to the reservation, customer service and Chinese queues.
  • Receives customer inquiries and complaints.
  • Answers questions and provides information about services.
  • Clearly and accurately documents issues.
  • Resolves customer inquiries relating to transportation; communicates resolution to customers.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Work Schedule:
This position must be available to work a set schedule, any day of the week, including weekends, between 8:00-5:00PM. Will work full time and must be available to work an eight-hour shift five days per week and be available to report to duty as needed, 365 days per year including holidays. Occasional overtime may be required.
Minimum Qualifications:
Possess a high school diploma or equivalent. Experience working with the elderly or persons with disabilities preferred. Possess the ability to work with customers and co-workers with diverse ethnic backgrounds and disabilities. Experience using a personal computer is a must. Have proficient English skills both verbally and in written form. Must be organized and focused.
Majority of the work is performed on-site in a professional office setting that is well lighted, climate controlled, dust and smoke free. Some off-site work setting may be necessary dependent on need. Building and work areas are fully ADA accessible. This is an environmentally friendly office. The use of scented products or other fragrances, natural or synthetic, is not permitted.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.
Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
Drug-free workplace
If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in U.S. without restrictions for any employer at any time; able to pass a drug screen.
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