Minneapolis, MN

Bus driver wanted

Paula Carlsen


MINNEAPOLIS, MN — On Wednesday, June 23 and Saturday, June 26, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Join Metro Transit at their 2-Day Driver Hiring Event at Metro Transit Instruction Center. It will be located at 725 North 7th Street, Minneapolis.

They are looking for a full-time driver. Anyone interested can come on one of two days. Be prepared to apply and interview all in one visit for full-time positions! Or, an online application in advance to further speed up the process is also possible. The requirement for application can be checked by clicking this link: https://www.metrotransit.org/how-to-apply.

The salary for drivers starts at more than $20 per hour, even during training, and receive exceptional perks such as annual salary increases, health care, unlimited-ride bus pass, a $1,000 hiring bonus, and a pension plan.

Here are the minimum qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum three years full-time equivalent work experience within the past seven years
  • Ability to read, write and verbally communicate in English
  • Licensed, an active driver for the past five years (any class license)
  • You may be required to obtain a commercial learner’s permit
  • A good driving record
  • No more than two moving violations within the past three years
  • No suspensions longer than 90 days within the past three years
  • License not revoked or withdrawn within the past three years

Automatic disqualification will be in effect if the applicants have had these driving-related convictions in the past 10 years:

  • Open bottle
  • Leaving the scene of an accident
  • Refusing to comply with implied consent
  • Careless or reckless driving
  • Inattentive driving
  • Committing a felony while operating a motor vehicle
  • Violating state or local law (other than parking tickets) arising in connection with a fatal accident

Anybody interested can apply online at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/metrocouncil/jobs/3066538/bus-driver-full-time?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs or https://metrocouncil.org/Employment.aspx.

For more info, go to https://www.metrotransit.org/contact-us or call 612-373-3333.

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