Metro Transit is hiring part-time bus drivers. A testing event will take place starting at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 21 (testing will take approximately four hours).
Minneapolis Community and Technical College
1501 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403
9:00 a.m. – Online application help
9:30 a.m. – Check-in for testing
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. – test is 4 hours long
If you need help applying online OR passing your Commercial Learners Permit test come to Urban Ventures "Ready? Set! Work…" Program on Wednesdays from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. or Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Call (612) 455-4640 for more information.
Applicants must bring:
1) A valid driver's license and
2) Resume - must include name, address, phone, email and a 7-year work history (employer name and address, your job title and start and end dates)
General hiring information can be found at metrotransit.org/bus-driver-hiring.
Why drive with Metro Transit? Read Hector Espinoza's story about his experience as an operator:
Tired of his erratic hours working as a chef, Hector Espinoza went to the DMV picturing a job as an over the road truck driver. But when he ran into a friend there to get a license to become a bus operator, his outlook changed.
A decade later, Espinoza has earned a reputation as a skilled and well-liked bus operator with experience at a number of local transit providers. He’s spent the last five years working full-time at Metro Transit.
Read the full story here.