CDL Transit Operators (P2) – Aspen Colorado – housing available Job at Roaring Fork Transportation Authority – Rexburg, ID

RFTA is hiring CDL Passsenger Bus Operators needed in Aspen, CO. Looking for a new Driving Career? Willing to RELOCATE TO COLORADO? Come live in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, and start a career. RFTA’s Training Classes start NOW, with housing opportunities available.

Drive for the largest transit agency in the heart of the Colorado Rocky Mountains! We are hiring both YEAR ROUND and Winter Seasonal Drivers, and offer a $2,000* bonus after 90 days for CDL Passenger and Air Brake license holders.

RFTA offers a great career, amazing benefits, and includes paid CDL Training. Come Drive for us!

$23.51 an hour to start (wage range over $30 an hour, based on seniority).

Full Time Year Round Position;

Paid CDL Training;

$1,500.00 Bonus (Paid in September);

$500.00 bonus for Applicants with valid CDL with Passenger and airbrake endorsements (Paid in September);

Housing opportunities; &

Excellent Benefits:
Free Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance for Employees;

Retirement Plan of 12.5% of salary in a Government Retirement plan;

Paid Time Off: Vacation (22 days per year) and Sick (12 days per year) for accruals;

Free Ski pass, or bonus equivalent;

Free Bus Passes for Family members; &

Many other great benefits.

OVERVIEW OF JOB DUTIES: (Detailed job description available in RFTA Human Resources)

Performs all duties related to the customer service, operation, and transportation of passengers on a transit vehicle.

Operates transit bus in revenue and non-revenue service while in strict compliance with RFTA policies, directives, and procedures and all Federal and Colorado traffic laws and regulations.

Education: High school diploma preferred, but not required. Must speak, read, and write English. Combination of education and experience providing the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge, and ability to perform the job.

Licenses, Examinations, and Certifications: Must possess and maintain a Class B Commercial Driver’s License with a P2 endorsement (most State CDL licenses permitted in Colorado). Must be able to pass a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical examination by obtaining a DOT Medical Examiner’s Certificate for a minimum of a 2-year qualifying period and then maintain current DOT Medical Examiner’s Certification thereafter. Must pass Fitness for Duty Test.

Experience: Must have three (3) years of licensed driving experience. Any combination of experience which would provide the applicant with the desired skills, knowledge and ability to perform the job is required. Some experience operating large vehicles is preferred but not required. No more than two (2) minor violations within the past three (3) years. No major violations within the past five (5) years.

Hiring Seasonal (includes base health insurance) CDL Drivers, with a Valid P2 license. Incumbents must be able to complete any shift assigned to them, day, night, weekends, starting in Aspen or Glenwood Springs.

SALARY: Starting wage at $23.51 /hour, OT opportunities.

If you have questions, please contact Jeff Aldrich at (970) 384-4882 (hiring manager) or Lawrence at (970) 384-4854.

About the Company

Company: Roaring Fork Transportation Authority –

Company Location:  Rexburg, ID

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