You’ve probably noticed the friendly folks in navy blue behind the wheel of UTA buses. Ever wondered if the job is right for you? If you answer “yes” to the following questions, stop by our bus operator hiring fair on Wednesday, Oct. 4. We’ll be at Murray Central Station (5144 South Cottonwood Street) from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. You can apply and interview for the job on the spot, enjoy food trucks and more. You can also submit your application online here.
- You want to be part of a community
The perks of being a UTA bus operator extend far beyond making a starting wage of $16.44 per hour. You’ll be part of a diverse community of employees dedicated to helping make the Wasatch Front a great place to live. Some of our bus operators spend their downtime working together in our UTA community garden, others exercise in our onsite gyms or participate in one of our many service projects. Our bus operators know that they’re a critical and valued part of the UTA family.
- You’re looking for a career with upward mobility
Bus operators receive regular pay increases and can make up to $23.69 after five years. Many bus operators advance within the company to become supervisors, managers, service planners and rail operators.
- You need benefits
UTA bus operators receive competitive health, vision and dental benefits. They’re also eligible for tuition reimbursement, retirement programs and more.
- You’re a people person – and a safe driver
Being a bus operator is more than just getting people where they need to go. You’re responsible for driving safely, helping passengers understand the bus system and navigating all kinds of weather conditions. We need bus operators who are willing to not only help passengers reach their destinations, but to do so with a smile and a helpful, positive attitude.
Don’t wait – apply online today or visit us on Oct. 4 to apply in person. We’ll see you behind the wheel!