Motor Coach Operator Trainee (Bus Driver) - Santa Monica, California, United States

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compensation: 16.63/hr.
employment type: full-time

Now Hiring -- Bus Drivers!
The City of Santa Monica's Big Blue Bus is now hiring Motor Coach Operator Trainees!

*No Driving Experience Necessary!
*Excellent Salary!
*Great Benefits!

$16.63 per hour starting salary during the eight (8) week training course.
$21.18 per hour after successful completion of training program and proficiency exam.
$30.25 per hour top step salary.

BENEFITS INCLUDE:
* Paid Vacation, Sick and Holidays
* Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
* Public Employees Retirement System (PERS Pension Plan)
* Dependent Care Assistance Plan and Marine Park Childcare Center

Apply Online at: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/santamonica
An Equal Opportunity Employer

MAJOR DUTIES:
* Participates in a formal training program to learn techniques and safety procedures for operating a motor coach.
* Learns and observes traffic laws, vehicle code regulations, and appropriate safety rules and regulations.
* Learns pre-operation vehicle preparation and inspection procedures.
* Learns and practices defensive driving techniques.
* Follows department standards and procedures for maintaining motor coach appearance and cleanliness while in service.
* Operates wheelchair lift and bike rack equipment.
* Provides directions and information to the public concerning routes, schedules, and transfers. Makes stops announcements. Assists passengers, when needed.
* Prepares various reports, including detailed accident reports, daily operation reports, forms for lost articles, and witness/courtesy cards.
* Performs various duties related to fare collection, tariff acceptance, farebox reading and recording, and transfer issuance and receipt.
* Performs other related duties, as assigned.

Education, Training and Experience:
* Graduation from high school or the equivalent. Minimum 21 years of age at time of application.
* One year of recent, paid customer service work experience assisting and providing information to the public.

Licenses and Certificates:
* Possession of a valid California Class C driver license. If hired, and prior to the first day of training, must possess a California Class A or B commercial driver permit with appropriate medical certification, passenger endorsement, and with no restrictions for weight, number of passengers or air brakes.
* Must also be able to obtain a Verification of Transit Training Document at the conclusion of training.

For additional qualifying requirements and information about the position, please visit the City of Santa Monica - Human Resources web site at: www.smgov.net/departments/hr/

Apply Online at: http://agency.governmentjobs.com/santamonica
An Equal Opportunity Employer

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