First Transit

About First Transit

It's more than a job. It's a promise.  First Transit employs people who are committed to providing our customers with the highest levels of quality and customer service.  We deliver what we promise.  

Job Category:

2949

Location:

Tempe, 2897

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

85281-2802

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Email

Phone:

(612) 378-7471

Bus Driver

First Transit - Tempe, 2897

Posted: 08/9/2018

Bus Driver

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Bus Driver

Join the First Transit team as a Fixed Route Driver for our RPTA contract! No experience is necessary. We will train you to get a CDL! Our drivers provide safe, reliable, and efficient transportation. 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, 401(k) savings plan, etc.
  • Training rate is $13.00/hr
  • Training is 4-6 weeks, up to 30 hours per week
  • Starting pay after training is $13.77, after 6 months $14.87 

Bus Driver job requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Possess a valid driver’s license
  • Ability to obtain a Class B CDL with P Endorsement 
  • Have at least 3 years of driving experience
  • Able to work shift hours and days assigned
  • All candidates subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen

Bus Driver major responsibilities:

  • 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.

 

Become a part of our team - Apply today online or in person at: 2050 West Rio Salado Parkway Tempe, AZ 85281!

 First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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