Capital Area Transit
  • 19-Sep-2019 to 21-May-2020 (EST)
  • Harrisburg, PA, USA
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

Capital Area Transit is hiring PARA TRANSIT DRIVERS

Get behind the wheel of your career!

If you like helping people and love to drive, then you'll want to be a part of our team!

Our Para Transit Drivers help older adults and people with disabilities live independent, active lives by providing door-to-door service to doctor appointments, shopping centers and community events.  Our share-a-ride vans, or "mini buses" are state of the art and provides your neighbors with a safe & efficient means of travel.  Capital Area Transit moved 2.2 million riders last year are you up to the challenge?

Requirements:  Applicants must be 21 years of age.

Applicants must have at least 5 years of driving experience, with a clean driving record.   Must be able to safely operate a transit vehicle while following directions, schedules and traffic regulations.      A CDL is NOT required.   A regular Class C driver's license is all that is needed to join this team of professionals!

Applicants must have the ability to read and speak the English language to sufficiently converse with the general public and to compile and complete written reports.

Applicants should have a good working knowledge of the cities and roadways of Cumberland and Dauphin Counties. 

Applicants must have superior customer service skills to be able to problem solve and promote good passenger relations.   Must understand the limitations that impact the mobility of the disabled and senior populations.  Strong people skills are needed, including:  Empathy, Compassion and Kindness.

Applicants must pass a DOT physical, drug & alcohol testing and background check.

Part-time and Full time position available.

The schedule is Monday to Friday and requires prompt and regular attendance.  Part time Para Transit Operators work up to 29 hours a week. CAT will provide with you with state-of-the-art training.

Pay Rate(s)
$10.00 Training

$12.24 W/Out CDL Starting
Full Progression $15.30 after 3 years.

$13.46 With CDL Starting
Full Progression $16.82 after 3 years.

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Capital Area Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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