Placer County

Carson City , NV
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Bus Driver II

Placer County
Carson City, NV Temporary
Posted on September 14, 2018

Bus Driver II

Placer County is hiring Bus Drivers II for Tahoe Area Regional Transit (TART). These permanent & temporary positions will drive fixed-route bus services which operate 7 days a week, including all holidays.

Salary: $20.23 - $24.59 per hour plus additional $825/month. Tahoe Branch Pay.

Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Drive a bus or other transit vehicle in passenger service over designated routes in accordance with time schedules or dispatcher instructions.
  • When assigned, transport passengers on field trips and to special events.
  • Assist passengers in entering and leaving the vehicle, as necessary; load and secure wheelchairs.
  • Assist passengers with schedule, route and direction information.
  • When applicable, make sure safety belts are properly fastened.
  • Observe behavior of passengers and maintain order as necessary.
  • Render emergency aid to passengers, when necessary.
  • Conduct safety inspections of transit vehicle prior to operation in accordance with Department of Motor Vehicles and other applicable standards.
  • Perform minor maintenance, repair and cleaning work on transit vehicles; fuel vehicles and check fluids.
  • Collect fares, sell tickets, count passengers and keep records of bus operation.
  • Operate a two-way radio.
  • Install and remove tire chains, when necessary.
  • Build and maintain positive working relationships with co-workers, other County employees and the public using principles of good customer service.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.

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