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Administrative Office
20 N. Main St.
Brooksville, FL 34601

Operations Facility
700 Aeriform Dr.
Brooksville, FL 34601

Phone (352) 754-4444

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Bus Operators

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Drive routes and operate vehicles and equipment, (i.e. wheelchair lifts, bus head signs, radios, fareboxes, etc.) in a safe and reliable manner.
  • Operates transit vehicle for official transit business only and in accordance with the system’s safety plan.
  • Provides customer courtesy to all passengers, including providing information on TheBus services and fares in an accurate and friendly manner.
  • Provides passenger assistance in boarding and deboarding, especially for customers that are elderly, mobility impaired, or who have small children with them.
  • Collects and reports passenger fares and ridership in an accurate, honest manner.
  • Completes pre-trip and post-trip inspections according to procedure noting mechanical failures and maintenance needs on an Operator Daily Report of Bus Condition form and on the Bus Log Sheet.
  • Provides accurate survey documentation as needed (i.e. boarding/deboarding, shelters/benches, obstructing tree limbs, maintenance issues, etc.)
  • Provides professional radio communications in transmitting information and provides accurate information regarding cancellations, no-shows, route changes, etc.
  • Attends training sessions and staff meetings as required.
  • Maintains a professional image and professional conduct, including a proper, well maintained uniform while on duty.
  • Maintains company rules and procedures at all times.
  • Follow fixed route procedures, including calling out major intersections, providing passenger assistance when necessary, noting check points and transfers.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Commercial Driving License (CDL) Class B; with passenger endorsement*
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Current Motor Vehicle Record
  • Preferred two year experience as a transit operator

*CDL training is available for qualified candidates

Email NABus.Hernando@ratpdev.com or call (352) 754-4444 to request an application if you are interested in joining our team.