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Are you interested in becoming a Scheduler? Now is your chance! Get PAID to do what you love!

First Transit is looking for Schedulers in Atlanta, GA to review, revise, and produce final driver manifests for next day door-to-door ADA transportation service. We hire individuals who make attention to detail and interpersonal communication their top priority. If you have the drive, confidence, and determination to succeed, First Transit is looking for you!

That is why our employees call this the “love-what-you-do” line of work!

Our Schedulers enjoy:

  • $19.97-21.06/ HR
  • Paid training
  • Tremendous career with opportunities for advancement
  • A comprehensive benefits package with paid holidays & vacation, medical, vision, and dental coverage, and 401(k) savings plan
  • Fun and friendly work environment
  • A great work environment

Our Schedulers are responsible for:

  • Learns and assists in performing the following technical duties 
  • Develops and revises bus operating schedules according to guidelines and other available 
    schedule data 
  • Develops Operator’s work-runs/tours in accordance with labor agreements  
  • Utilizes computer software to assist in the development of schedules, work-runs/tours, 
    vehicle hour, mileage, and patronage statistics 
  • Develops and maintains statistical records regarding schedules, personnel requirements, 
    and equipment requirements 
  • Prepares, orders, and proofreads schedule materials prior to publication 
  • Analyzes and responds in writing to operations personnel and patron complaint letters 
    recommended changes 
  • Participates in test trips of new or revised transit routes 
  • Responsible for maintaining, supporting, and promoting a safe work environment while 
    complying with all of FIRST TRANSIT’s safety rules, policies, and procedures

To qualify as a Scheduler, you'll need:

  • A High School Diploma or GED.
  • A valid CDL with Passenger Endorsement (or CDL with N1 restriction)
  • To be subject to a pre-employment background check and drug screen.
  • Manipulate and analyze data using arithmetic formulas and detailed procedures 
  • Perform arithmetic and basic statistical calculations rapidly and accurately 
  • Read and understand rules, policies, maps, and schedules 
  • Operate a calculator 
  • Utilize computer software 
  • Set priorities under close deadlines 
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing

First for a Reason   


We offer competitive compensation and benefits, including physical and mental health initiatives, medical/dental/vision, 401(k), and paid holiday/vacation.   

Diversity & Inclusion  

Because we’re stronger together, we aspire to have a culture where all people are First. We’re committed to providing an inclusive and diverse working environment for everyone every day.  

Professional Advancement  

Start here. Go far. We believe in promoting from within, which means tremendous opportunities for you, thanks to our strong presence across North America. In addition, our 18-month Aspiring Manager Program prepares future leaders at First Transit.  

Extensive Training  

Build skills and knowledge in such areas as safety and security, injury prevention, technology and equipment, and job efficiency.  

Community Service & Impact  

Go where opportunity meets community. Our customers are at the heart of everything we do. As the face of First Transit and First Vehicle Services in your community, you’ll have a positive impact on others.  

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

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

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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55367 - MARTA
1040 Brady Ave NW, Atlanta, GA, United States, 30318
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    First Transit
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    Full Time
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