DC Transit Bus Driver - $17.50 - $31.60 / hr!

Employer
First Transit
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
DC Transit Bus Driver - $17.50-31.60 / hr!Join First Transit as a DC Transit Bus Drivers. 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 - Starting rate $17.50, $18.00 after 6 months. Top driver wage $31.60!Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence all across North AmericaA comprehensive benefits package with company training, paid holidays & vacation, medical & dental, 401(k) savings plan, etc.Paid, cutting-edge trainingA great work environment!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 schedulePerform pre/post trip vehicle inspections as requiredStop at designated points to load and unload passengersAssist in the boarding of passengers using wheelchairs or other mobility aids and properly secure wheelchairs and scootersNotify dispatch of deviations, overload, accidents, passenger incidents, medical/behavioral problems, or bus mechanical/electrical troubleAssure that fares are deposited into the fare box and dispense informationAdvise passengers of rules and regulations when necessaryComplete and submit written reports concerning passengers and all accidentsOperate on-board computer fare boxes and destination signs.Bus Driver job requirements:Must be at least 21 years of ageCDL Class B with Passenger & Air Brake Endorsements required3 years of driving experience1 year of professional driving experience requiredExcellent communication skillsAble to work shift hours and days assigned.Become a part of our team - Apply today!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.