Vija Petrova works as the Chief Route Planner at SIA “Jūrmalas autobusu satiksme since January 2017. Works at the passenger transport sector already for 43 years. In 1973, started her working life at “Jūrmalas autotransporta uzņēmums nr. 36” as timekeeper, later assuming the responsibilities of Motor Vehicle Technician while working also at “Valsts autotransporta firma Jūrmala-SV” as Personnel Inspector. From 1978 to 1980, she studied law in the People’s University in Jūrmala. Furthermore, she has obtained ISO certificate and the Certificate of Professional Competence on passenger and freight transport.