Bus Driver Lead in Stowe, VT

Job Details

  • Date Posted: October 22, 2022
  • Location: Stowe, Vermont
  • Salary: $27.10 / hour
  • Housing Offered: No
  • Experience: Some experience required

Company Contact

  • Stowe, Vermont
  • $27.10 / hour

Description and Essential Functions
GMT provides transportation services every ski season for the Stowe and Sugarbush ski resorts. The service begins in November and runs through early April, with up to 40 hours a week available.

Responsible for the supervision and support of seasonal bus operators and seasonal route services in Stowe and the Mad River Valley. In addition, this position will be required to fully act as a seasonal bus operator.

  • Assist the Operations Management team in creating and leading the achievement of the operational goals for the department
  • Provides feedback to the Operations Management team to assist with the performance management of the driver group
  • Maintains a high level of appreciation for guest satisfaction and assists in the day-to-day management of transit operations
  • Provides oversight and mentoring functions for bus crews
  • Supervises teams in safe and effective bus transportation procedures to ensure compliance with the law and department goals
  • Demonstrates thorough preventive maintenance procedures and pre and post-trip bus inspection to maintain bus in good operating condition
  • Communicates consistent and accurate information to bus operators and the public
  • Provides customer service that is helpful to the passenger enabling them to reach their final destination by answering questions, giving directions, and providing information about GMT transit services
  •  Acts as a role model that will foster professionalism
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Benefits include:

  • $27.10 Hourly Wage
  • Free Season Ski PassReceive a free season ski pass to either Stowe Mountain or Sugarbush resort, so when you’re not trucking up the mountain you can be carving down it. With the legendary front four in Stowe or Sugarbush’s three mountains, there is something for all levels. Did we mention backcountry skiing? It’s some of the best around!
  • End of Season Bonus: Based on hours worked

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


A combination of education and/or experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the position.  Additional experience, as outlined below, may be substituted for the required education on a year-for-year basis.

Education and/or Experience:  An Associate’s degree and a minimum of three (3) years of experience in a transit-related field is preferred. A combination of experience and education may be substituted. The minimum age for all employees in this position is 21 years of age. A CDL and clean driving record are required. Familiarity with transportation service areas and knowledge of the safe and efficient operation of buses and transit routes are beneficial.

Essential Job Skills and Abilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Essential duties are performed with or without reasonable accommodations.

The ability to be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, and Google Mail. Ability to work and communicate effectively with a diverse population; work effectively in an environment with multiple competing priorities; and exercise good judgment as situations arise are required.

Work Conditions

Physical Requirements: The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. GMT provides reasonable accommodation to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Work involves being around moving machinery and exposure to dust, fumes, gases, noises, and extremes in temperature/humidity. Work is performed both indoors and outdoors. Work hours may involve early mornings, late nights, weekends, and/or split shifts.

GMT is committed to providing a workplace that includes people of diverse backgrounds and fully utilizes their talents to achieve its mission. GMT believes that an inclusive and diverse workplace culture enhances the performance of our organization and our ability to fulfill the agency’s mission.

GMT is an equal employment opportunities (EEO) employer to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to political or religious affiliation, race, color, national origin, place of birth, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, crime victim status, veteran status, disability, HIV positive status, or genetic information in employment or the provision of services. In addition to federal law requirements, GMT complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.