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Come drive with us - May 21 bus driver hiring & testing event

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

 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

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