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Public Transportation Services Corporation (PTSC)
PTSC is an equal employment opportunity employer


Bulletin No:
Job Title:
Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
Salary Grade:
Salary Range:
$59,883 - $74,859 - $89,814
Open Until Filled openings may be closed at any time without notice.

At Will**

Other Info:
THIS POSITION IS TEMPORARY (UP TO 40 HOURS) WITH LIMITED BENEFITS. NO QCP WILL BE ESTABLISHED. (Please see the Benefits tab for additional information.)

This bulletin is posted to establish or add to a Qualified Candidate Pool(QCP)


Basic Function

To perform information systems support and analysis for a specified function or area within a department.

Example Of Duties

  • Consults with users to determine information processing needs
  • Performs systems analysis and provides systems support in a specified application area
  • Designs technical systems specifications describing information processing functions required by the users
  • Evaluates and recommends use of commercial software in application area
  • Provides input to consultants regarding user needs and acceptability of alternatives for development of assigned systems
  • Evaluates systems to ensure that user requirements are properly satisfied
  • Monitors system performance and integrity
  • Responds to system emergencies
  • Troubleshoots, analyzes and resolves user and systems problems
  • Coordinates with systems programmers
  • Prepares reports, systems training manuals, and technical systems documentation
  • Participates in the department's information security, disaster recovery, and safety programs
  • Contributes to ensuring that the EEO policies and programs of Metro are carried out

Requirements For Employment

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field
  • 2 years' experience performing work within a department leading to an understanding of systems for computerization
Preferred Qualifications

Due to the competitiveness of the recruitment, consideration may be given to those candidates who demonstrate the following additional qualifications:

  • Experience working with warehouse and inventory management systems

Special Conditions

  • May periodically be on call 24 hours, 7 days a week
  • Must comply with all California Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal/OSHA) regulations and utilize approved safety equipment and personal protective gear including, but not limited to, respirators, eye and hearing protective devices (HPD), if and when required
  • Occasional exposure to weather, physical, mechanical, electrical, and chemical hazards


  • Theories, principles, and practices of specified application areas and systems analysis
  • Capabilities of large-scale computer systems
  • Personal computer hardware and software


  • Analyze and design information systems in a specified application area
  • Troubleshoot system problems
  • Interact professionally with various levels of Metro employees and outside representatives
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Meet tight time constraints and deadlines
  • Exercise judgment and creativity in making decisions
  • Think and act independently
  • Understand, interpret, and apply laws, rules, regulations, policies, procedures, contracts, budgets, and labor/management agreements
  • Read, write, speak, and understand English

Selection Procedure

Applicants who best meet job-related qualifications will be invited to participate in the examination process that may consist of any combination of written, performance, or oral appraisal to further evaluate job-related experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.

Application Procedure

To apply, visit Metro's website at and complete an online Employment Application. (TS)

Computers are available to complete online Employment Applications at the following Metro location:

METRO Headquarters, Employment Office
One Gateway Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90012

(213) 922-6217 or persons with hearing or speech impairments can use California Relay Service 711 to contact Metro.

All completed online Employment Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.

*Open to the public and all Metro employees

This job bulletin is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees may be required to perform other related job duties.