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Paratransit Van Driver Non CDL

First Transit has been purchased by Transdev and will be the employer for this job posting. We are the leading integrator and operator of multiple modes of transportation. With a combined presence in 43 US states, plus DC and Puerto Rico, we have lots of opportunities for growth! You can find additional job opportunities and locations directly at

Have you considered being a Paratransit Van Driver helping differently-abled persons in your community?

Now’s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love!

 $19.20 / hour starting wage with a $1,000 Sign-on Bonus*

Increase to $21.59 on Nov. 1, 2023, for Drivers starting now!

Scheduled increases to over $23 / hour after 3 years

First Transit provides essential transportation services for differently-abled persons in the Milwaukee County community to doctors’ appointments, work, grocery stores, and much, much more! As a Transit Van Driver, you are an essential worker who will provide community members with the freedom and independence of reliable, safe transportation. We’re immediately hiring to offer the employment experience you desire and the flexibility you need.

That is exactly why our drivers say this is the “lots ­of-freedom, life-changing, love-what-you-do” line of work!

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

  • $19.20 / hour.
    • $21.59 / hour after November 1st. 
    • Experienced Paratransit drivers can start with First Transit at up to $21.20 / hour  
    • Regular increases to over $23 / hour after 3 years.
  • $1,000 Sign-on Bonus. *Offer expires on 6/30/2023, See location for details.
  • A comprehensive benefits package including:
    • Medical, Dental & Vision
    • 401k options
    • 2 weeks vacation + Holidays and Paid sick days.
  • Employee and Family college tuition discounts with DeVry University
  • Paid, cutting-edge training
  • Year-round work, full-time or part-time.
  • Flexible Schedules Shifts Available!
  • GPS guidance in all vehicles
  • Make a real difference in the lives of the passengers we serve

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Safely transporting passengers in a safe, courteous, and reliable manner throughout Milwaukee
  • Assisting in the boarding of passengers using wheelchairs or other mobility aids and properly securing wheelchairs and scooters

 We want you to drive with us if you:

  • Have good communication and excellent customer service skills
  • Are at least 21 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

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


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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55853 - Milwaukee, WI
4524 S 13th Street, Millwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, 53221-2402
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    First Transit
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    Full Time
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  • Location Contact Telephone Number:
    414 847 2743
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