TBARTA Careers

Welcome to the TBARTA careers section. When we have open positions, you will find them here, including title, responsibilities and qualification requirements. You will also be able to apply for the position from this page.

Procurement & Grants Manager


TBARTA has an immediate opening for a Procurement & Grants Manager. Among the responsibilities of this position are managing contracting, purchasing and grant administration; managing federal and state grant programs; and determining procurement strategies that ensure TBARTA's operating and capital funds are spent in accordance with laws and regulations. This position is also responsible for establishing and maintaining integrity and quality for all of TBARTA's contracting and purchasing activities. Please review the job description for a complete list of responsibilities, functions, and requirements.


  • Education:  Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution in Business Administration, Public Administration, Finance, Accounting, or related field. Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Minimum Experience: 3-5 years of progressively responsible experience in contract management and procurement services, or related field. At least two (2) years experience in associated administrative function.  Experience with federal or state grant administration.
  • Desired Experience: Experience in public procurement and grant administration within another public transit agency.
  • License or Certificate: Must possess, or obtain, and maintain a valid Florida driver’s license. Professional certification such as CPPO, CPPB, CPSM and/or C.P.M. preferred.

If you would like to join the TBARTA team as our next Procurement & Grants Manager, please review the complete job description in the link below, then follow the instructions and apply to Careers@TBARTA.com.

This position remains open until filled.

Job Description: Procument & Grants Manager

To apply for a TBARTA career opportunity, please submit a resume detailing your employment history, experience, education and contact information, as well as a cover letter that includes the information below to Careers@TBARTA.com.

  • In the letter, indicate the position for which you are applying and why you are interested
  • Outline the skills and experience that qualify you for consideration
  • Include your current and desired salary
  • Indicate when you are available to start

Salary Commensurate with Experience.

TBARTA is a drug-free, safe work environment, and an Equal Opportunity Employer

TBARTA is an equal opportunity employer. As such, we strive to have a workforce that reflects the community we serve. Equal employment opportunity (EEO) is provided to both employees and applicants for employment in accordance with federal, state and local laws without regard to race, color, religion/creed, national origin, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), age, genetic information, disability, citizenship, marital status or any other protected class.

Click here for TBARTA's Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

TBARTA complies with the American's with Disabilities Act (ADA)

It is the policy of TBARTA to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and all other federal, state, and local laws regarding the employment of persons with disabilities. The ADA (Title 42, U.S. Code, Section 12101, et seq.) prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals with disabilities in employment, public services, public accommodations, and telecommunications.

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If you require reasonable accommodation in completing an application for employment, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please direct your inquiries to Jennifer Mendez, Executive Assistant, 813-282-8200, email Jennifer.Mendez@TBARTA.com.