is governed by a 12-member board of trustees; six of whom are appointed by the City of Akron; three by Summit County; and, one each from the cities of Barberton, Cuyahoga Falls and Stow.
METRO RTA employs more than 360 team members. We have bus operators, mechanics, vehicle service technicians, customer service representatives and numerous professional office positions.
METRO offers a competitive salary, paid vacations and OPERS retirement. Employees have medical, dental and vision benefits. METRO also offers a variety of other optional benefits.
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METRO is Seeking Bus Operators!
Are you driven to succeed? If so, we want YOU! METRO is seeking energetic, customer service focused applicants for the position of Bus Operator.
As a Bus Operator, you will be responsible for safely operating a transit motor vehicle and providing excellent customer service. Must be able to secure mobility devices and able lift, stoop and kneel. Applicants must have a valid Ohio driver’s license with no points within the last two years and the ability to acquire a CDL (Class B) with passenger endorsement, air brakes and general when needed. Potential operators must also submit an abstract of their driving record with their application. More information on driver's abstract's here. Must be at least 21 years of age and a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Must be willing to work a variety of hours including weekends and split shifts. Successful candidates will be required to submit to a drug test and fingerprint background check prior to hiring. The starting wage is $14.47 per hour and offers a variety of competitive benefits.
Click here to download an application.
For consideration, send a resume (with driver's abstract) to the following address by Friday, November 7, 2014.
METRO Regional Transit Authority
Attn: Human Resources Department
416 Kenmore Boulevard
Akron, OH 44301-1099