Commuter Transit Operator/Bus Driver in Jackson, WY

Job Details

  • Date Posted: October 23, 2022
  • Location: Jackson, Wyoming
  • Salary: $48,880 / year
  • Housing Offered: Yes
  • Experience: Some experience required

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  • Jackson, Wyoming
  • $48,880 / year

The Town of Jackson is now accepting applications for the full-time, fully benefitted positions of START Transit Operator for the Teton Valley, Idaho commuter service.

Salary: $48,880 or $23.50/hr DOQ.

Affordable rental housing is provided in Victor, ID.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone interested in serving the public and providing peace of mind and security to community members and community businesses that rely on public transit for their livelihood.  Jackson is seeking motivated individuals to transport commuters from the Teton Valley, Idaho area to Jackson, Wyoming over Teton Pass.  The current service is Monday through Friday with the exact departure and returns time determined by the Transit Director.  The route for these services originates on the Idaho side of the pass with the bus kept in Idaho overnight.  Residency for this position is required in Teton Valley either at the time of application or prior to the effective date of employment.  The Town of Jackson has secured rental housing in Victor for this position.

Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge is qualifying. Typical qualifications would be equivalent to possession of a valid Commercial Driver’s License, and experience carrying passengers. Successful applicants must have the ability to obtain PASS Certification and Air Brake endorsement. For a complete job description please click here.

Shift differential pay for Teton Pass driving of $1.50/hr as well as a Report Stipend per day for scheduled work in Jackson on non-commuter service days.

This position has full benefits offered by the Town of Jackson.  The Town of Jackson offers a benefits package that currently includes health, vision, and dental insurance, retirement benefits, HSA contribution match and $500 annual deferred comp match, and Paid Time Off (PTO) which covers holidays, vacation, and sick leave.

Apply online here: START Bus Driver Application

The application deadline is November 14, 2022, at 12:00 PM. 

The position will remain open until filled and selection may occur prior to the deadline.

This position participates in the Town of Jackson’s Drug-Free Workplace testing program and the DOT Federal Transit Authority drug and alcohol testing program.

The Town of Jackson is an Equal Opportunity Employer.