First Transit seeking part-time bus drivers

First Transit is hiring part-time school bus drivers in Yellowknife. The company, which provides busing services for YK1 students, is offering a competitive hourly rate of $24.50.

The following comes directly from First Transit's job posting:

First Transit in Yellowknife is pleased to announce we are expanding our fleet! If you have what it takes, we want you on our team! We are seeking school bus drivers. New recruits must abide by the Education Act, Motor Vehicle Act and Standards, policies and procedures of the division districts, and schools; under the general direction of our Location Manager.

School bus drivers are always to obey all rules & regulations of the DOT Act while transporting students and clientele safely, on time, and confidently know the operations of each unit efficiency. Typically, the above qualifier would hold a Valid Class 2 NT driver's license or equivalent (out of providence) with/out air “Q” and a “S” endorsement with a clean and clear driver abstract. This is required to meet our vehicle operating regulatory requirements. With the potential of the right candidate/s we will confidently offer in house high safety standards training to obtain this license with endorsement/s. Equivalent combinations of education and experience will also be considered. Minimum 2-year professional driving experience preferred & must be over the age of 25 to be eligible to this limited competition.

Failure to provide a satisfactory check on any of the following may deem you as disqualified from this opportunity. Affirmative action candidates must clearly identify their eligibility in order to receive priority consideration under the affirmative action policy.

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First Canada is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, persons with a disability, Aboriginal peoples and members of a visible minority.

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