RTS Bus Operator (Part Time)

Rochester, NY
RTS Monroe
20.74  Hourly
Part Time


Regional Transit Service (RTS) is currently seeking a qualified individual who enjoys driving and working with the public to join our team as a part-time Bus Operator in Monroe County.

START DATE: February 10, 2019

SALARY: $20.74/hr.


  • Valid NY State Commercial Driver’s License or Permit (Class A or B) with good driving record, full passenger endorsement, and no restrictions on air brakes or passenger seating.
  • No DWI, DWAI, DUI, DUAI within the last 10 years
  • No more than 4 points on license
  • A minimum of five (5) years Class D auto driving experience
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED) from an accredited school
  • Must pass all phases of the pre-employment process which includes: a selection test, interview, background check, 19A medical examination, and Federal drug test
  • Excellent Customer Service skills are a must
  • Must be able to work flexible hours, split shifts, and varied days including weekends and holidays
  • Must attend 8 weeks of paid training (Monday through Friday 8:00AM – 4:00PM). Perfect attendance is required throughout the training period.

This is a Union environment in association with the Amalgamated Transit Union, Local 282.

We offer a paid training program, opportunity for full-time advancement, and an excellent benefits package!

Additional Information:

Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority (RGRTA) has a zero tolerance drug and alcohol policy for all employees. All safety-sensitive internal and external applicants will be required to undergo drug testing before employment and will be subject to further drug and/or alcohol testing throughout their employment in accordance to the Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) regulatory requirements.

RGRTA provides equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.