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Thank you for your interest in employment with Palm Tran. We can accept your application only for those positions that are advertised below.

You may submit an application via one of the following methods:
  1. 1. Online by registering an account here.
  2. 2. Printing this document and mailing/delivering it to the address below.
Palm Tran Human Resources
3201 Electronics Way
West Palm Beach, FL 33407

Note: Human Resources will notify you by phone, 4-6 weeks after the posted closing date, only if you have been selected for an exam or interview. If you have not been notified, it is safe to assume you were not selected this time and will need to reapply at a future posting.

Open Positions

Open date: 05-07-2019        Close Date: Open Until Filled
Position:Bus Operator
Salary:$14.64
Department:Fixed Route/Operations
Location:TBD North (WPB), South (Delray), or West (Belle Glade)
Hours:40 Hours per week/Schedule is To Be Determined Must be able to work evenings and weekends
Other:Safety-sensitive position. Pre-employment physical and drug test required. Must pass related exam

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Palm Tran is seeking Professional Bus Operators with excellent customer service and communication skills. This position is responsible for performing skilled work operating all public transit vehicles on all scheduled routes and special service throughout Palm Beach County. Work involves operating diesel powered passenger buses over prescribed routes within set areas and maintaining records and logs as may be required along with accurate passenger counts. Position incumbents have the responsibility for the safety of their passengers and the vehicle operated, as well as for completing the assigned route within the set time schedule. Employees in this position provide general information as requested. Schedules and days off are bid in seniority.

QUALIFICATIONS:
High School diploma or equivalent certification/GED. Valid Commercial Driver's License Class B with passenger endorsement "P" endorsement (must include a copy of your current driver's license with application). Transit bus, twenty-two (22)+ passenger bus, or heavy equipment driving experience is preferred. This posting is an announcement of a vacant position. It is not intended to replace the official job description. Job descriptions are available upon confirmation of an interview. PBC Risk Management Department driving history approval prior to appointment. All applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be subject to a thorough background investigation.

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In accordance with Affirmative Action requirements of Sec. 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended, and provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Authority provides reasonable accommodation. If you need reasonable accommodation for interviewing or employment, please notify Palm Tran's Human Resources Department.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/DRUG FREE WORKPLACE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/VETERANS' PREFERENCE EMPLOYER M/F/D/V