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University of Kansas Bus Operator- Sign on bonus

Now Hiring Drivers for University of Kansas!

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

Have you considered being a Bus Driver with KU on Wheels, the University of Kansas student transportation service?  We are urgently hiring for seasonal bus drivers to drive for the 2022 – 2023 school year.

As a Bus Driver you will provide University of Kansas students with the freedom and independence of reliable, safe transportation. If you love helping people and driving – come work for us! We’re immediately hiring to offer the employment experience you desire and the flexibility you need.

When you work for First Transit, you are classified as an essential worker, and because safety is our top priority all drivers are provided the necessary protective equipment to perform their job.

Safety is our top priority, and all drivers will be provided the necessary protective equipment to perform their job. Our buses are disinfected daily, and masks, gloves and sanitizer are all provided.

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

  • NEW $2,500 Sign-on Bonus!!!*
  • Starting Wage $17.81/HR
  • Attractive benefits package, including 401(k) with company contribution, medical, dental and vision
  • Paid sick time and vacation
  • Cutting Edge Paid Training - Will train you to obtain a Class B CDL
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Year-round work available
  • Making a real difference in the lives of the passengers you serve

*Expires 8/31/22


  • Have good communication skills
  • Are at least 19 years old
  • Have held a valid driver’s license for at least 3 years
  • Be subject to a drug test and physical

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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