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Driver - Full Time Permanent Positions!
$1000 Sign on Bonus!
First Transit operates vehicles for New Jersey Transit! Join our team and help your community!
To set up an interview call Tremaine at 609-883-0811
Location Address: 1012 Whitehead Road, Ewing, NJ 08638
If you are looking to start a career where you get to do something worthwhile, help lots of interesting people, and feel like you’re part of a great big family, join the First Transit team as a Paratransit Driver. We operate vehicles for New Jersey Transit, providing exceptional service to members of our local community. 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.
We drive paratransit cut-a-way mini buses and sedans!
First Transit offers fantastic opportunities including:
- $1000 Sign on Bonus!
- Competitive wages - $16/hour
- FULL TIME, Permanent Positions!
- Career advancement
- Medical, dental, and vision benefits, 401(k) plans, and paid holidays and vacations
- Cutting-edge training
Paratransit Driver Responsibilities:
- Drive paratransit 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/or 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.
Paratransit Bus Driver Requirements:
- Must be at least 21 years of age
- Possess a valid driver's license
- Possess CDL with Passenger Endorsement
- 5 years of verifiable driving experience (personal or professional)
- Excellent communication skills
- All candidates subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.
Join Our Team - Apply today online, or in person at: 1012 Whitehead Road Extension, Ewing, NJ 06838!
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.