Transit Bus Driver - $17.72 / hr

  • Job Reference: 320515770-2
  • Date Posted: 2 July 2021
  • Employer: First Transit
  • Location: Springfield, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Human Resources, Intelligent Transportation, Public Transport, Rail Drivers, Rail Transport, Road Transport, Training, Education & Instruction, Transport Planning, Modelling & Design, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Ohio will no longer participate in the Federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance program beginning June 26 th , 2021. Apply now to secure your position!

New $17.72/HR Starting Wage

Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now's your chance! Get PAID to do what you love!

First Transit Drivers provide transportation via SCAT within our local communities. Each day our drivers transport individuals who rely on our service to doctors' appointments, work, grocery stores, and much, much more! As a Bus Driver you would provide our clients with the freedom and independence of reliable, safe transportation. If you love helping people and driving - come work for us!

That is exactly why our drivers say this is the  lots of-freedom, life-changing, love-what-you-do line of work!

 

We are proud to offer these great benefits to our drivers:

  • $17.72 HR Starting Wage
  • Attractive benefits package, including 401(k) with company contribution, medical, dental and vision
  • Paid PTO/Vacation
  • No Weekends! Home every night!
  • Cutting Edge Paid Training
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Year-round work
  • Freedom of being out on the open road (No desk work!)
  • GPS guidance in all vehicles
  • Making a real difference in the lives of the passengers you serve

You'll be responsible for:

  • Safely transporting passengers in a safe, courteous, and reliable manner throughout the service area
  • Assisting in the boarding of passengers using wheelchairs or other mobility aids and properly secure wheelchairs and scooters

We want you to drive with us, if you:

  • Have good verbal communication skills
  • Have a Class A, B, or C CDL with passenger and air brake endorsements
  • Are at least 21 years old
  • Have held a valid driver's license for at least 3 years
  • Please note all applicants are subject to drug test, and physical

First Transit keeps people moving and communities prospering - That's why we need amazing people like YOU to APPLY NOW!  

FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. FirstGroup is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, FirstGroup will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance.