First Transit

About First Transit

 

Job Category:

2949

Location:

Richmond, 2942

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Phone:

513-419-3253

Paratransit Bus Driver

First Transit - Richmond, 2942

Posted: 07/17/2018

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Paratransit Driver

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.

First Transit offers fantastic opportunities including:

  • Competitive hourly wages
  • Career advancement
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits, 401(k) plans, and paid holidays and vacations
  • Cutting-edge training

Paratransit Bus Driver Requirements:

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Possess a valid driver's license
  • Must have 5 positive points on your VA driver's license!
       
    (You can visit the VA DMV website to register for a driving school class to earn points)
  • 3 years of driving experience (personal or professional)
  • All candidates subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

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.

Join Our Team - Apply Today online or in person at: 301 East Belt Boulevard, Richmond, VA 23224!

First Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and management services, moving more than 350 million passengers annually. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit professionals through fixed-route, paratransit, college/airport shuttle services and rail operations at more than 300 locations in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Panama and India. 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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