First Transit

About First Transit

 

Job Category:

2949

Location:

Denver, 2899

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Phone:

513-419-3253

$18.50/hour-$2,500 Hiring Bonus - Bus Driver

First Transit - Denver, 2899

Posted: 07/17/2018

Bus Driver-$18.50/hr

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At First Transit, Bus Drivers are the foundation of our business! Our most successful drivers provide safe, reliable, and efficient transportation. In the Greater Denver area, first Transit operates a portion of the RTD bus service  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! 

If you are looking for a fun and exciting position in the transportation industry or are looking to get your foot in the door, then apply now!  We offer you a great work environment, along with the following benefits:

  • Competitive Pay starting at $17.00/ hour for training and then increases to $18.50 per hour!
  • $2,500 hiring bonus! (Conditions apply.)**Applies to those who apply on/after 6/14/18 and are hired**
  • Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
  • full benefits package with company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, 401(k) savings plan, etc.
  • Paid 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.
  • CDL BP2 - Training available!
  • 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 online or in person at: 6345 N. Broadway, Denver, CO 80216!

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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