BEN FRANKLIN TRANSIT
1000 COLUMBIA PARK TRAIL
RICHLAND, WASHINGTON 99352
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Updated: July 01, 2021
Job Classification: Bus Operator
Ben Franklin Transit is currently establishing a Bus Operator hiring list! All candidates must take the START exam through National Testing Network prior to June 30, 2021.
Candidates must complete an Online application, found at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/bftwa/jobs/2900275/bus-operator.
The department requires the candidate Transit Suitability Assessment. You can access the Assessment through your candidate account. The Transit Suitability Assessment must be completed by the closing date or you may not be considered further in the process.
Salary Information: $19.14 - $28.74/HR
Contact Information:Angie LounsburyHuman Resources AnalystALOUNSBURY@BFT.ORG
Department Overview: OUR MISSIONBen Franklin Transit (BFT) provides exceptional and cost-effective transportation services that consistently exceed customer expectations while promoting the principles and practices of livable communities and sustainable development.OUR VALUESWe value customer service, collaboration, diversity, fiscal accountability, innovation, sustainability and safety. Employees and representatives of BFT are expected to uphold our values and mission.
Area Information: Tri-Cities, WA
Age: 21 - plus five years of driving experience.
US Citizen: MUST PROVIDE PROOF TO LIVE AND WORK IN US.
High School Grad/GED: YES
Valid WASHINGTON State Driver's License: YES – W/ GOOD DRIVING RECORD
Ability to Read/Speak English: YES
Vision: MUST BE ABLE TO SUCCESSFULLY PASS DOT MEDICAL EXAM
Necessary Certifications: VALID CLASS B CDL WITH REQUIRED ENDORSEMENTS WITHIN TRAINING PERIOD.
Hiring Process: TO BE CONSIDERED PLEASE APPLY ONLINE AT https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/bftwa/jobs/2900275/bus-operator
NATURE OF THE POSITION: Operate fixed-route buses in the Benton and Franklin County service area, ensuring safe and timely transport of passengers. Display a professional attitude and provide effective customer relations.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES:
EEO: BFT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER