Apr 3, 2017
WANT A CAREER THAT'S GOING PLACES? HOP ON BOARD WITH METRO!
Metro is looking for passionate, community-minded individuals who have a ‘drive’ for success to become Metro bus operators.
CINCINNATI – Metro is looking for passionate, community-minded individuals who have a ‘drive’ for success to become Metro bus operators.
Metro will host three Operator Career Days this spring for anyone interested in learning more about a career as an operator from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Metro’s Queensgate Garage, 1401 Bank Street in Cincinnati on the following dates:
- Saturday, April 15
- Saturday, May 13
- Saturday, June 10
Interested individuals can experience a day in route with an operator to see firsthand the skills and training needed for the job. They will also have the opportunity to take the hiring assessment on-site, and learn about the many employee benefits at Metro.
Applicants do not need to have a CDL to apply. Metro will assist qualified applicants through the process and even reimburse them for their CDL fees. Metro offers competitive pay starting at $15.86 an hour, comprehensive health and dental insurance, free transportation passes for spouse and dependents and retirement benefits. Operators may qualify for a $500 hiring bonus upon the successful completion of training.
Those interested in learning more about a career as a Metro operator are asked to complete an online application here prior to the event. For more information and to register for the event, call 513-632-7559.
Metro is a non-profit, tax-funded public service of the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority, providing about 15 million rides per year.