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Seasonal Bus Driver

Employer: Steamboat Springs Transit
Job Location: Steamboat Springs, Colorado
Posting Date: 7/19/2017
Closing Date: 10/10/2017
Description: Seasonal Entry Level - Seasonal Bus Driver

Steamboat Springs is a Colorado mountain town that is home to a world class ski resort known around the globe for its champagne powder snow. Steamboat Springs Transit is looking to fill bus driver positions for the upcoming winter ski season with reliable safe drivers.


The qualified individual will be responsible for:

Our paid training class will begin on October 18th, 2017. The 4 week - 160 hour training class is designed to help anyone obtain their Colorado CDL Class B driver's license. We will pay you $11.75 an hour to attend the CDL class. Once you successfully obtain your CDL, you can apply for the seasonal bus driver position that pays $17.36 an hour. Steamboat Springs Transit also offers an extra $1.00 an hour to all shifts that run significantly past midnight.

The typical working week is 37-40 hours made up of 4 & 5 day work weeks. The newer bus drivers usually work weekends & nights. The bus service runs from 5:30am to 3:30am daily.

Our bus drivers are responsible for safely operating a public transportation bus and transporting passengers on a prescribed route, on time and in accordance with local, state and federal standards. Our drivers must practice safe defensive driving techniques, be knowledgeable of the area, provide guests with schedule/route information, assist disabled guest on and off the bus, and complete reports of all accidents, damage, or incidents of vandalism. Our bus drivers will also be assigned to bus wash duties as part of their normal working shift.
We are seeking the following qualifications:

An acceptable driving record, with no alcohol or drug related convictions in the last 7 years.
A current valid driver's license.
A clean background check.
An ability to commit to the entire season; mid October to mid April.
The ability to pass all DOT CDL requirements including medical screening, random drug testing, and licensing requirements.

Steamboat Springs Transit will offer a bonus paid at the end of the ski season to those who work the entire season. An early sign on bonus for those who sign up before September 29, 2017. Employee housing will be offered in a first come first serve fashion and rental rates will vary. All city of Steamboat Springs employees have free access to Howelsen Hill Ski area, and the ability to sign up for use of the Ski medallions to gain free access to the Steamboat Springs Ski Area (limited availability).


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Pay: $17.36 / hour

How To Apply:

Call Steamboat Springs Transit at (970) 879-3717 with any questions or email Tyler Kern at tkern@steamboatsprings.net or Tony Benitez at tbenitez@steamboatsprings.net.
Contact Info:

Tyler Kern
(970) 879-3717

More Info: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/steamboatsprings

CDL Bus Driver – Glenwood Springs

Employer: Roaring Fork Transportation Authority [RFTA]
Job Location: Glenwood Springs, CO
Posting Date: 3/13/2017
Closing Date: 12/1/2017
Description: RFTA IS HIRING BUS OPERATORS: Now Accepting CDL Bus Operator Applications for Seasonal employment with Potential for Promotion to Full-Time, Year-Round Positions! RFTA has a high and unique need for CDL Bus Drivers this Summer, Fall, and Winter as a result of the Grand Avenue Bridge Construction in Glenwood Springs. Due to this unique opportunity, RFTA is looking for Seasonal Drivers that are interested in Seasonal Employment with the opportunity for promotion to full-time employment, which provides drivers with an excellent benefits package, including full health insurance, life insurance, dental, vision, and RFTA’s retirement benefits. RFTA Seasonal employment offers the following:

Entry wages start at $19.07/hour plus OT opportunities.
Free Healthcare supplemental package
Housing Opportunities
Free Bus Pass and Dependent Pass
Paid CDL Training, if needed
Possible opportunity for promotion to full-time at end of winter season, with full RFTA Benefits package, including health, life, pension, dental and vision
Contact Info:

Jeff Aldrich
(970) 384-4882
careers@rfta.com

More Info: https://www.rfta.com/employment/job-openings/bus-operators/