Bus Driver – Transit (Transit Bus Operator)
Do you want a part-time job that has meaning and provides a service that directly impacts the local community? If so, consider applying to the City of Harrisonburg’s Bus Driver – Transit (Transit Bus Operator) position! This position allows employees to utilize their driving and customer service skills to help ensure transit bus passengers arrive to their appropriate locations in a safe manner while receiving exceptional customer service.
The Bus Driver – Transit (Transit Bus Operator) is a part-time position (no benefits) and a preferred hiring rate of $14.90 – $15.40 per hour. The Department of Public Transportation is currently seeking candidates who possess a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) to immediately begin paid, on-the-job training for the upcoming school year. Candidates who do not currently possess a CDL are also encouraged to apply for this position as necessary training will be provided.
The Bus Driver – Transit (Transit Bus Operator):
– Drives a transit bus;
– Picks up and delivers passengers;
– Collects and accounts for fares;
– Operates a bus on designated route per a daily schedule;
– Operates a two-way radio and reports unusual traffic conditions, passenger emergencies or other problems;
– Operates mobility device lifts and secures mobility devices;
– Obeys all traffic laws and observes mandatory safety regulations for transit operations to ensure passenger safety.
To find out more information specifically related to this position, please visit: https://www.harrisonburgva.gov/employment.
To Apply: In order to be considered, all candidates must submit a complete a City of Harrisonburg online employment application (https://www.harrisonburgva.gov/employment), to include previous work experience and education history. This position may close at any time after 10 calendar days. (posted on the City’s website on 04/30/2021)
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or veteran status.
The City of Harrisonburg is an Equal Opportunity Employer.