CT Transit

20616 State Street
Hamden , CT
https://www.transitchicago.com
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Bus Operators - New Haven, CT

CT Transit
Hamden, CT Full-time
Posted on August 31, 2018

Job Description:
Safely operating transit buses on routes, providing courteous, helpful customer service; collecting fares; following schedules; maintaining excellent attendance and working cooperatively with other employees on the team.

Work Schedule:
Must be available to work days, nights, weekends, split shifts and some holidays as assigned.

Examples of Duties:
Operates transit buses and wheelchair lifts, collects fares and verifies valid passes and identification cards, receives and transmits communications over a two-way radio, coordinates passenger transfers, reports schedule delays, completes and files reports including accidents, detours, vehicle inspections, fares and passes, and other incidents, makes recommendations for safety and route improvements.

Qualifications:

  • HS Diploma or GED
  • At least 21 years old, valid CDL required (Class A or B)
  • Endorsements are P and in addition either: S or V or F or A (CDIP Accepted) 
  • No more than (1) moving violation in the last 3 years
  • Minimum (1) year experience in a position requiring excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work all shifts (which includes nights, weekends, holidays and split shifts)
  • Must not have outside employment that interferes with employment at CTTRANSIT
  • Ability to pass DOT physical exam, and pending CDL tests, pre-employment testing and meet the physical requirements of the position
  • Must be able to attend training
  • Must be able to effectively read, write and comprehend basic English.

How To Apply:
Please visit our website at http://www.cttransit.com/Careers/ to complete the on-line application.