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Now Hiring Drivers for KU on Wheels SafeRide

New Starting wage $17.81/HR! with a $2,500 Sign-on Bonus! 

Walk in applications and interviews offered from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm daily at:       

1260 Timberedge Road Lawrence, KS 66049

First Transit Drivers provide transportation via KU on Wheels for The University of Kansas.  We operate the KU on Wheels SafeRide on-demand service for the university from the hours of 10:30pm to 2:30am. As a SafeRide Driver you would provide University of Kansas students with the freedom and convenience of reliable, safe transportation. If you love serving people and driving – join First Transit!

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

  • New $17.81/HR Starting Wage
  • $2,500 Sign-on Bonus*
  • Cutting Edge Paid Training
  • No CDL required
  • Flexible schedule that allows for year-round work
  • Sunday through Saturday shifts available


  • Safely transporting passengers in a safe, courteous, and reliable manner throughout the University area.
  • Have good verbal communication skills
  • Are at least 19 years old
  • Have held a valid driver’s license for at least 3 years
  • Please note all applicants are subject to a drug test, and physical

 *Terms and conditions associated with Sign-on Bonus. Offer ends 7/31/2022.

No time to complete your application?  No problem!  Simply click "Apply now" to create a login and enter your contact details.  We will contact you!

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

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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55357 - Lawrence
1260 Timberedge Road, Lawrence, KS, United States, 66049
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