WACO TRANSIT SYSTEM

Employment

Waco Transit is always seeking courteous smiling safety conscious professionals to add to our team! Public Transportation is an exciting profession with steady hours and the possibility for advancement.

Waco Transit is currently accepting applications for the positions listed below.
All job postings are updated weekly.

Paid Summer Internship

Transportation Supervisor

Safety & Training Coordinator/Transit Supervisor

Full-Time Fixed Route Bus Operator

Part-Time Van Drivers

Diesel Technician

Job Application

Waco Transit is an equal opportunity employer.

You may apply for the positions in person at:

301 South 8th Street, Suite 100
Waco, Texas 76701

Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Or fax to: (254) 750.1901 -for additional information, please call (254) 750.1900.
Only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please return completed applications to:
301 South 8th Street, Suite 100, Waco, Texas 76701

Paid Summer Internship Opportunity

Waco Transit System is currently seeking talented individuals for a 10-week summer internship program. Ideal applicants would be juniors/seniors enrolled in a four-year college, with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

About this internship:

Under the general direction of the Management Assistant, this position is responsible for assisting in the completion of projects provided by various departments including, but not limited to; service development, finance, human resources, marketing and operations.
Interns will have a chance to participate in:

•Transit asset management planning
•Data collection and ridership analysis
•Learning/understanding the procurement and grant process
•Developing bus routes using Google maps
•Planning logistics
•Travel training
•Participate in public meetings
•Learn more about and work with RATP Dev

Additionally, interns may be asked to assist in other duties, as assigned.
As a result of this internship, interns will gain valuable knowledge and understanding behind administrative operations related to public transportation. Interns will acquire unique skills and professional development that will be beneficial to their future career goals. If applicable, interns may be offered a management position at an RATP Dev subsidiary property, post-graduation.

Note: This is a 10-week paid summer internship program. We are seeking juniors/seniors enrolled in a four-year college, with a minimum 3.0 GPA. This posting is available on Handshake and will soon be available on JobX. Students will be required to turn in their resume and unofficial/official transcript to be considered for this position. Students will be asked to complete an employment application if they are selected for an interview.

About RATP Dev - Waco Transit System, Inc.:
RATP Dev operates and maintains all modes of transportation worldwide. As a subsidiary property of RATP Dev, Waco Transit System’s mission is to serve Waco and the surrounding communities with safe, reliable and innovative public transportation solutions.

Transportation Supervisor

Waco Transit System has an immediate opening for a career minded individual for the position of Transportation Supervisor.  Experience in the passenger transportation industry is preferred, but not required.  This is a supervisory position that involves dispatching and monitoring buses and drivers.  This position is responsible for scheduling details needed to provide efficient bus service for citizens in the area served.  Supervision includes all of the activities of bus drivers in operating situations and investigation of customer complaints about drivers and bus operations.

The qualified applicant must have a basic level of computer experience and be able to analyze issues and resolve them in a professional and courteous manner along with having the ability to implement organizational procedures, and requirements with respect to safety and operational policies.  The qualified applicant must pass a D.O.T. physical/ drug screen and have a minimum of 5 years experience as a licensed driver and be willing to obtain a Class B CDL license.

Excellent wages, paid holidays, paid vacation, health insurance, 401K and access to wellness center.  Salary based upon experience.  No phone calls please. Apply in person.

Safety and Training Coordinator/Transit Supervisor

Waco Transit System has an opening for a career minded individual for the position of Safety and Training Coordinator/Transit Supervisor. Experience in the passenger transportation industry is preferred, but not required.

This is a supervisory position that involves:

• Management and implementation of Waco Transit System safety and training programs
• Prepare and enforce policies to establish a culture of safety
• Evaluate practices, procedures and facilities to assess risk
• Plans and implements operator training- Fixed, Baylor and Paratransit
• Provides new hire classroom instruction and retraining for operators
• Provide and supervise behind-the-wheel training, monitor trainees’ performance
• Perform monthly ride check evaluations on all CDL employees
• Ensure employees are properly trained on company specific policies and safety procedures
• Conduct and participate in quarterly safety meetings
• Develop a Plan of Action to equip WTS as an exemplary transit training facility
• Implementation of Simulator training program to enhance operator safety practices
• Oversight of Accident Review Board
• Collaborate with managers to monitor compliance and identify safety issues
• Assist Operations in the capacity of Transit Superviso
• Provide weekly reports on training, daily performance logs, surveying of routes, inspection of vehicles, and monitoring documents of all CDL employees to Assistant General Manager
• Diligent with an analytical mind

The qualified applicant must pass a D.O.T. physical & drug screen, have a minimum of 5 years’ experience, must have, or be able to obtain within three months, a Commercial Driver’s License with a passenger endorsement. The ideal candidate will have a proven knowledge of safety and training practices, knowledge of transit operating procedures, as well as experience in reporting, developing and implementing programs.

Excellent wages, paid holidays, paid vacation, health insurance, 401K, and access to wellness center. Salary based upon experience. No phone calls please.

Apply in person: 301 S. 8th Street, Suite 100 Waco, TX 76701

Full-Time Fixed Route Bus Operator

Waco Transit has immediate openings for Fixed Route Bus Operators.  This position is responsible for providing fixed route service to the citizens of Waco and surrounding communities in a safe, courteous and timely manner.  Applicants must have a friendly, positive attitude and be willing to provide minimal assistance to passengers when necessary.  Salary begins at $12.65 per hour after training is completed and includes two raises within the first year.

Experience in the passenger transportation industry is preferred, but not required.  The qualified applicant must pass a D.O.T. physical/drug screen, background check and have a minimum of 5 years experience as a licensed driver.  A Class B CDL license with Passenger Endorsement is required.

Competitive wages, paid holidays, paid vacation, health insurance, 401K, uniform allowance and access to wellness center.  No phone calls, please.

Please apply in person.

Part-Time Van Drivers

Waco Transit System has immediate openings for part time van drivers.  The service consists of transporting clients to and from appointments in a safe, courteous and timely manner.  Drivers must be available to provide a door-to-door type service while providing minimal assistance to each client.  Transportation is normally provided using cutaway vans, minivans or sedans.  The qualified applicant must pass a D.O.T. physical/ drug screen, background check and have a minimum of 5 years experience as a licensed driver. Salary is $12.40 an hour, after training and consists of approximately 25 hours per week.  No CDL is Required!  

Benefits include paid training, uniform allowance, access to wellness center and 401K. No phone calls, please.

Please apply in person.

Diesel Technician

Waco Transit has an immediate opening for a full-time experienced Diesel Technician with electrical qualifications for the Evening Shift (3:00 -12:00). Excellent pay, health and dental insurance available, paid holidays, vacation and 401k plan. Experience in the passenger transportation industry is preferred, but not required. The applicant must pass a D.O.T. physical/ drug screen and have a minimum of 5 years experience as a licensed driver. We will train the right candidate to obtain a CDL license.  

No phone calls, please. Please apply in person.

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