We are currently hiring for the following position(s):

Rides-to-Wellness Driver

The Jackson Area Transportation Authority (JATA) is accepting applications for the position of part-time Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) drivers for a new program called Rides to Wellness. Applications will be accepted until all the positions are filled. Minimum qualifications: possess, or ability to obtain a chauffer’s license, ability to interact comfortably with the public, the ability to read, speak, and write English at a level necessary to perform the duties of the position, be able to pass a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical and drug screen, possess a clean driving record, and be at least 21 years of age. This position pays $13 per hour. Applications are available online at www.mijata.org under the Employment section of the website. Applications are also available at JATA headquarters - 2350 East High Street, Jackson, MI 49203. JATA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Rides-to-Wellness Dispatcher

The Jackson Area Transportation Authority (JATA) is accepting applications for the position Part-time Dispatcher The Jackson Area Transportation Authority (JATA) is looking to hire a part-time dispatcher. The applicant will coordinate transportation services between JATA and organizations in Jackson. Candidates must possess a knowledge of the Jackson area, have excellent customer service skills, be self-motivated and organized, have a working knowledge of Microsoft software, experience working with senior adults and people with disabilities, have a valid Michigan driver’s license and the ability to pass a MDOT physical and drug test. Application are available at www.mijata.org or at the JATA office located at 2350 E. High Street between the hours of 8AM and 5PM, Monday through Friday. .


Jackson Area Transportation Authority is made up of many different employees - all with their own important role and responsibility. If you would like to be contacted for any future employment consideration, provide us with some information about yourself. We can not guarantee you will be contacted directly when positions become available but we will keep you information on file.

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