Transport passengers while providing exceptional transportation and customer service to the public.Qualifications
The KCATA is currently seeking enthusiastic candidates with strong customer service skills and the ability to work with a diverse customer base to train as bus operators. Candidates will be considered who have a HS diploma or GED and at least 3 years of stable work history and a good attendance record. Must have a valid Driver’s License, with an excellent driving record, which includes no more than 2 points within the past 5 years. Must be able to obtain a Class B CDL with Passenger/Airbrake Endorsements, and pass the required drug screen/pre-employment physical exam to receive DOT certificate. Must be at least 21 years of age and capable of learning how to operate a passenger vehicle. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills are mandatory.
This position requires trainees to be available for a 6-week paid training course. The next classes begin July 15, August 5, and August 19, 2013. The training schedule is non-negotiable.Compensation
Pay is $12.96/hour during training.
Effective January 6, 2013, the starting pay will be $14.49.
All tests are given at and application submitted to Kansas City Area Transportation Authority, Attn: Human Resources, 1200 E. 18th Street, Kansas City, MO 64108.
To download an application please visit this page.