Bus Operator I - P/T


Transit Department

We are seeking individuals who are interested in becoming a Bus Operator I.  Successful applicants will be comprehensively trained and become part of an exciting and dynamic team. Applicants should enjoy working with people and possess basic computer skills.

Qualified applicants for this position must be 19 years of age or older, have a high school diploma or G.E.D., a valid Virginia driver's license and an excellent driving record. They must possess the ability to communicate effectively in English and to sit for a minimum of three hours at a time.  Applicants must also possess the ability to obtain a Virginia Commercial Driver’s License. A pre-employment drug screening is required for this position and the CDL drug testing guidelines will be followed during the employment period. A satisfactory post offer pre-employment criminal background investigation will be required of the selected applicant.

 The hiring rate is $13.08. Hours of work will vary and are flexible. This position will work a minimum of 9 hours per week and a maximum of 30 hours per week. This position will not exceed 1,500 hours during any consecutive 12 month period. 

A Town of Blacksburg application is required for this position by 5:00 PM on Friday, February 3, 2017.  Applications are available at the Human Resources Office located in the Municipal Building at 300 South Main Street, Blacksburg, VA  24060 or may be downloaded at www.blacksburg.gov/jobs. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodation in the application process may call 540-961-1188 (voice) or utilize the VA Relay Center at 711 (TDD).

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