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NJ Transit $6,000 sign-on bonus BUS DRIVER (CENTRAL DIVISION) - MULTIPLE POSITIONS

Location
Newark, New Jersey
Posted
13 Sep 2022

Full-Time BUS DRIVERS/OPERATORS  

***Now Offering Signing Bonuses for CDL A/B License and Permit Holders***  

Central Locations: Nutley, Maplewood, Howell, Newark, Dover & Orange

AMERICA'S BEST-IN-STATE EMPLOYERS | FORBES 2021

Move forward with us! At NJ TRANSIT, you'll join us in transforming the third-largest transportation agency in North America. We are committed to delivering safe, reliable service that gets our customers to their destinations on time-and we're looking to hire talented folks with a love of learning to make it all possible.

NJ TRANSIT NOW OFFERS:

  • $6,000 Signing Bonus for CDL A or B License Holders (must have air brake and passenger endorsement)*
  • $3,000 Signing Bonus for CDL A or B Permit Holders with air brake and passenger endorsement (also CDL A or B licenses holders that have either air brake or passenger endorsement)*
  • Full benefit package including medical, prescription, dental and vision
  • Pension plan plus 457 tax-deferred savings plan
  • Starting pay rate of $23.21 per hour with current top pay rate of $33.99 per hour
  • Paid time off
  • Assistance obtaining your CDL (for NJ drivers only) 
  • CONSIDERATION WILL BE GIVEN IF YOU:

  • Are twenty one (21) years of age or older; able to read, write and speak the English language
  • Possess three (3) years non-provisional driving experience with a valid New Jersey Driver's License (NOT A PROVISIONAL Driver's LICENSE), New Jersey Commercial Driver's License (CDL) or a New York or Pennsylvania COMMERCIAL DRIVER'S LICENSE with unrestricted airbrake and passenger endorsements,
  • Are able to obtain a validated New Jersey Commercial Driver's License permit that has been stamped indicating the passing of written tests for passenger, airbrake and general knowledge endorsements. The expiration date on the permit must be valid for at least fourteen (14) days beyond the first day of the scheduled training program, 
  • Have a safe driving record that is in good standing with less than five (5) accumulated points, 
  • Are available to participate in the structured training program for twenty-one (21) to twenty five (25) business days, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am--4:30 pm (perfect attendance at training is required) 
  • Pass all phases of the written test, and
  • Pass our company's interview process, background check and physical examination to qualify for a medical certification (physical exam includes a drug and alcohol screening)
  • All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. NJ TRANSIT will provide resources on obtaining a NJ CDL, but Qualified Applicants who possess a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with Passenger and Air Brake endorsements will be given primary consideration.

    At NJ TRANSIT we support and depend upon the diversity of our staff. NJ TRANSIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

    *Terms and Conditions Apply.

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    Details

    • Job Reference: 710992329-2
    • Date Posted: 13 September 2022
    • Recruiter: NJ TRANSIT
    • Location: Newark, New Jersey
    • Salary: On Application