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University Shuttle Driver
Join the First Transit-Blazer Transit team located in Birmingham, AL and be a part of something rewarding and satisfying! We’re currently hiring for multiple full time CDL drivers!
Operating new transit style buses, our drivers, provide safe, reliable and efficient transportation throughout campus to UAB students and staff each day.
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!
First Transit is proud to offer:
- Competitive Wages
- Tremendous career advancement opportunities due to a strong presence all across North America
- A comprehensive benefits package with company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, and 401(k) savings plan
- Cutting-edge training
University Shuttle Driver requirements:
- Must be at least 21 years of age
- Must possess a valid CDL Class B with Airbrake and Passenger 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, drug screen and DOT physical.
University Shuttle Driver major responsibilities:
- Drive one of university shuttle buses 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
- Advise passengers of rules and regulations when necessary
- Complete and submit written reports concerning passengers and all accidents
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.
Become a part of our team - Apply today online or in person at: 610 8th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233!
First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.