WTA employs a diverse, positive group of people dedicated to our core mission: to provide safe, reliable and friendly service to our community. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we offer a competitive salary and benefits package.
Whatcom Transportation Authority (WTA) provides public transportation services throughout Whatcom County. Our services include fixed routes, paratransit, and a vanpool program.
- We employ 276 people including operators, mechanics, customer service representatives, route maintenance workers and administrative personnel. Nearly two-thirds of our employees are bus operators.
- WTA properties include our headquarters in north Bellingham, downtown's Bellingham Station, Cordata Station, Ferndale Station and Lynden Station, approximately 1,000 bus stops and 140 bus shelters.
- We operate 57 full-size buses (including eight hybrid electric buses), 37 paratransit minibuses, and 20 vanpool vans.