Updated 15 days ago

Transit Van Driver-$17/HR + $2,000 Sign on Bonus

Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
Full-time, Part-time

Join First Transit DuPage for Walk-In Interviews!

New $17/HR Starting wage and $2,000 Sign on Bonus! 

You can also Join us every Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at 22 W760 Poss Street, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, USA, 60137. Meet the team and learn more about your future career!  There will be an opportunity to fill out an online application and for an on-the-spot interview! Social Distancing, PPE and all other state guidelines will be adhered to during these events.

At First Transit we make a large impact in our community everyday! Everyday our drivers serve the DuPage community by providing safe and reliable transportation. Each day our essential drivers transport individuals who rely on our service to doctors’ appointments, work, grocery stores, and much, much more!  If you love helping people and driving – come work for us! We’re immediately hiring to offer the employment experience you desire and the flexibility you need.

We are proud to offer these great benefits to our drivers:

  • $2,000 Sign on Bonus*

  • NEW $17.HR/ Starting Wage!
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including 401(k) with company contribution, medical, dental and vision
  • Paid time off, paid holidays and paid sick time
  • Make extra money with overtime opportunities
  • Paid Training (we will help you obtain a CDL)
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Year round work (unlike a school bus driving positions)  
  • GPS guidance in all vehicles
  • Making a real difference in the lives of the passengers you serve

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Safely transporting passengers in a safe, courteous, and reliable manner throughout the service area
  • Assisting in the boarding of passengers using wheelchairs or other mobility aids and properly secure wheelchairs and scooters

We want you to drive with us, if you:

  • Have good communication skills
  • Are at least 21 years old
  • Have held a valid driver’s license for at least 5 years
  • Please note all applicants are subject to drug test and physical

Safety is our top priority and all drivers will be provided the necessary protective equipment to perform their job in accordance with CDC Guidelines.

Driver barriers have been installed to protect drivers. Our buses are disinfected daily and masks, gloves and sanitizer are all provided.

 

First Transit keeps people moving and communities prospering - That’s why we need amazing people like YOU to APPLY NOW!  

*Offer expires 7/31/21 see location for details

We are also hiring Drivers at our Chicago location at 615 W. 41st Street. Feel free to review the position with the below link!

https://apply.firstgroupcareers.com/vacancy/31424/description

FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. FirstGroup is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, FirstGroup will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance.

Posting ID: 616245581Posted: 2021-07-12Job Title: Transit Van Driver