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CDL Driver - University of Rochester & RIT University

Now Hiring Campus Shuttle Bus Drivers for University of Rochester/Rochester Institute of Technology!

$3,000 Sign On Bonus!*

Starting Wage $21.03/HR

$21.53/HR After 6 months in Revenue Service*

 CDL Class B with Passenger and Air Brake endorsements (Required)

Walk in's welcome every Wednesday from 3pm to 6pm at 600 West Avenue, Rochester, New York, 14611

First Transit Drivers provide transportation via the University of Rochester/Rochester Institute of Technology within our local communities. Our drivers connect people to jobs, healthcare, education, and leisure activities! As a Bus Driver, you would provide students, staff, and faculty with the freedom and convenience of reliable, safe transportation. If you love serving people and driving – come work for us!

First Transit is the largest passenger transportation company in North America with 1,200 locations across the United States and Canada. Operating for over 20 years, we’re extremely proud of where we’ve been and even more proud of where we’re going.

Safety is our top priority and all drivers will be provided the necessary protective equipment to perform their job.

We are proud to offer these great benefits to our drivers:

  • New CDL Starting Wage Increase: $21.03/hr
  • Annual wage increases 
  • Morning & Evening shifts available 
  • Attractive benefits package, including 401(k) with company contribution, medical, dental and vision
  • Paid PTO/Vacation
  • Year-round work
  • GPS guidance in all vehicles
  • Stress free fun environment  

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Safely transporting students, staff, and faculty in a safe, courteous, and reliable manner throughout the campus area

We want you to drive with us if you:

  • CDL Class B with Passenger and Air Brake endorsements (Required)
  • Are at least 21 years old
  • Have held a valid driver’s license for at least 3 years
  • Able to work shift hours and days assigned.

First Transit keeps people moving and communities prospering - That’s why we need amazing people like YOU to APPLY NOW!  

*Terms & Conditions apply to sign on bonus. See location for full details. Sign On Bonus expires 1/31/2023. 


*Please note all applications are subject to a physical and DOT drug testing. DOT regulation 49 CFR Part 40 does not authorize the use of schedule 1 drugs, including marijuana, for any reason.

We aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We strive to attract and retain a diverse workforce therefore all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. First is also committed to providing a drug-free workplace. For candidates applying to positions in San Francisco or Los Angeles California, First will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance or Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance. First is an equal opportunity employer and by doing so we will sustain and promote an inclusive culture that supports future growth for all.

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55620 - University of Rochester
600 West Avenue, Rochester, New York, USA, 14611
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    First Transit
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