Driver - NEW $15.51/hour Starting Wage
Milwaukee, WI 
Posted Today
Job Description

Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community?
Now’s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love!

**First Transit is currently on a temporary hiring freeze until restrictions are lifted. **

**Qualified applicants will be placed on hold until we can resume interviewing. **

First Transit's small bus Paratransit Drivers provide vital transportation services for differently-abled persons in the Milwaukee community to doctors’ appointments, work, grocery stores and much, much more! As a Paratransit Driver you will provide community members with the freedom and independence of reliable, safe transportation. If you love helping people and enjoy driving – come work with us!

That is exactly why our drivers say this is the “lots ­of-freedom, life-changing, love-what-you-do” line of work!

We are proud to offer these great benefits to our drivers:

  • NEW $15.51/hr starting wage!
    • Experienced ParaTransit drivers can start with First at up to $16.50.
    • Regular increases to $18+ after 3 years.
  • A comprehensive benefits package including:
    • Medical, Dental & Vision
    • 401k options
    • 2 weeks PTO + Holidays
  • Paid, cutting-edge training
  • Year-round work
  • Flexible Schedules with Full & Part-Time Shifts!
  • Freedom of being out on the open road (No desk work!)
  • GPS guidance in all vehicles
  • Making a real difference in the lives of the passengers you serve

You’ll be responsible for:

  • Safely transporting passengers in a safe, courteous, and reliable manner throughout the service area
  • Assisting in the boarding of passengers using wheelchairs or other mobility aids and properly secure wheelchairs and scooters

We want you to drive with us, if you:

  • Have good verbal communication and customer service skills
    • Prior customer-service experience highly preferred
  • Are at least 21 years old
  • Have held a valid driver’s license for at least 3 years
  • Please note, all applicants are subject to background check, drug test, and physical

First Transit keeps people moving and communities prospering - That’s why we need amazing people like YOU to APPLY NOW!

FirstGroup is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status

First Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
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