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First Transit, Inc

$5,000 Hiring Bonus- Bus Driver- $15.43/hour

First Transit, Inc - Longmont, CO



Bus Driver-$5,000 hiring bonus!

Bus Driver
At First Transit, Bus Drivers are the foundation of our business! Our most successful drivers provide safe, reliable, and efficient transportation. First Transit operates a contract in conjunction with RTD - Longmont and we're hiring now! We're looking for individuals who focus on making safety and customer service their top priorities, with compassion for helping others. First Transit’s commitment to putting customers first, dedication to safety, and ambition to deliver the best makes for a working environment you’ll love!
At First Transit, we appreciate our employees’ hard work. That’s why we are proud to offer:

Competitive Pay starting at $15.00/hour during training, increase to $15.43 - $21.00 per hour* upon completion of training! (*Dependent upon seniority)
$5,000 Hiring Bonus! (Conditions apply.)* *Applies to candidates hired on or after July 31st, 2017.
Paid CDL Training!
Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
A comprehensive benefits package with company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, 401(k) savings plan, etc.
Cutting edge training

As a Bus Driver, your major responsibilities will be to:

Drive one of several different transit buses or vehicles in a safe, courteous, and reliable manner throughout the service area within a daily assigned time schedule
Perform pre/post trip vehicle inspections as required
Stop at designated points to load and unload passengers
Assist in the boarding of passengers using wheelchairs or other mobility aids and properly secure wheelchairs and scooters
Notify dispatch of deviations, overload, accidents, passenger incidents, medical/behavioral problems, or bus mechanical/electrical trouble
Assure that fares are deposited into the fare box and dispense information
Advise passengers of rules and regulations when necessary
Complete and submit written reports concerning passengers and all accidents
Operate on-board computer fare boxes and destination signs.

Bus Driver job requirements:

Must be at least 19 years of age
Possess a valid driver’s license
Possess or have the ability to obtain a CDL Operator’s License with required endorsements
Have at least 3 years of driving experience
Excellent communication skills
Able to work shift hours and days assigned.
All candidates subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

Become a part of our team - Apply today!
First Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and management services, moving more than 350 million passengers annually. First Transit employs more than 19,000 dedicated transit professionals through fixed route, paratransit and shuttle services at more than 300 locations in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico and Panama.  With a dedication to safety and outstanding customer service, First Transit sets itself apart from other providers in the industry.

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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$5,000 Hiring Bonus- Bus Driver- $15.43/hour First Transit, Inc - Longmont, CO, United States

   

Location: Longmont, CO

Company Profile:
We have over fifty years of experience across North America. Our customers include transit agencies such as Los Angeles and Houston; universities such as Texas State and Princeton; and state transportation departments, such as Illinois and Connecticut.