Transit Operator / Bus Driver in Jackson, WY

Job Details

  • Date Posted: December 18, 2022
  • Location: Jackson, Wyoming
  • Salary: $23.50 / hour
  • Housing Offered: Yes
  • Experience: Some experience required

Company Contact

  • Jackson, Wyoming
  • $23.50 / hour

Southern Teton Area Rapid Transit (START) Bus is hiring qualified Transit Operators/Bus Drivers for or up to 40 hrs./wk. and for fill-in/part-time for the fall/winter season now through April 19, 2023.$23.50/hr. Up to $3250 winter season signing/season/safety/CDL bonus, winter ski pass discounts, access to free transferrable daily ski passes. Use of Town of Jackson gym and free entry to the Teton County Rec. Center.

This is an excellent opportunity for a value-centered, team-oriented professional interested in public service as well as interested in enjoying a vibrant Rocky Mountain ski resort lifestyle. Jackson Hole boasts about it’s downhill ski areas, cross country ski networks, forests used for snowmobiling and hunting, extensive arts & culture scene, fine dining experiences and local breweries. Other recreational activities include fishing, hiking and biking in Bridger Teton National Forest, as well as Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks.

Primary duty is the operation of a bus in order to transport and assist the general public along a fixed route. Routes include transporting skiers/ snowboarders/ employees/ guests to and from the Town of Jackson and Teton Village, transporting local residents/ employees/ visitors throughout Town, fill-in shifts transporting commuters from Teton Valley Idaho and Star Valley Wyoming, and fill-in shifts serving our most vulnerable with ADA service all while operating traditional diesel powered buses, motor coaches for commuters, hybrid diesel/electric buses, smaller gas powered shuttle buses, and our new all electric Proterra buses. Electronic data/pass scanning on most buses.

Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge for successful performance would be qualifying. Typical qualifications include Class B CDL with air brake and passenger endorsement or the ability to obtain. Successful applicants will possess the ability to deal politely, effectively and responsibly with the public.

Rental housing is provided on a first-come-first-served basis for employees + spouse/partner.

5-year driving record is required with the application.

Full job description and housing brochure are available here.

Mandated DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Positions will remain open until filled.