Transit Systems 2019-08-15 2019-09-19

Bus Operator, Exam No. 0100

Company: MTA MaBSTOA (Manhattan and Bronx Surface Transit Operating Authority) View more listings
Location: New York, New York
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 115569




Do you want to be a part of the MTA Bus fleet modernization plan? The time is now to be part of the solution to move us Fast Forward. Join MaBSTOA (Manhattan and Bronx Surface Transit Operating Authority) as a Bus Operator. MaBSTOA operates in the Bronx and Manhattan with nine (9) Depots and a fleet of over 1800 vehicles that include Standard Buses and Articulated Buses using Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel, Hybrid and CNG energies.

There are multiple opportunities available for Bus Operators who have a passion for public service. Our goal is to provide our customers with safe, reliable, and clean buses, while delivering excellent customer service.

Bus Operators, under general supervision, operate a bus carrying passengers in accordance with the rules and regulations of MTA, New York State law and New York City traffic regulations. They ensure proper payment of fare; issue and collect transfers; ensure passengers’ safety; protect the assigned vehicle; write reports concerning revenues, accidents, faulty equipment and unusual occurrences and perform related work.

Special Work Conditions: Bus Operators may be required to work various shifts including nights, Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.

Driver License Requirement: At the time of appointment you must have either (A) a “Class B” Commercial Driver License (CDL) valid in New York, with a passenger endorsement and no disqualifying restrictions that would prevent you from performing the duties of this position.; or (B) a Motor Vehicle Driver license valid in New York for a minimum of three years by the time of appointment and a CDL Learner Permit passenger endorsement and no disqualifying restrictions that would prevent you from performing the duties of this title.

The current minimum salary for a Bus Operator is $23.84 per hour, increasing to $34.06 in the sixth year of service. The benefits of this position include, but are not limited to, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, a comprehensive medical plan and pension plan.

To view more detailed information about this job opportunity and to apply for the exam, visit the MTA Examination Schedule website at Select Exam Title “Bus Operator”.

Please read the Notice of Examination in its entirety before submitting an application.

We encourage a diverse pool of qualified applicants, including military service members, to apply for employment.

MTA and its constituent agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers.

Transit Job Listing - Bus Operator, Exam No. 0100