MARTA wants to hire full-time bus operators and is holing a job fair on Saturday, Jan. 4 at its headquarters on Piedmont Road NE.
Applicants who want to become part of the MARTA team must dress to impress in professional/business attire when they come to the job fair, which is being held from 9 a.m.-noon at 2424 Piedmont Road NE, Atlanta. The building is located at Lindbergh Center Station on the Red and Gold Rail lines. Parking is available at the deck on Sidney Marcus Blvd. adjacent to the Headquarters building.
MARTA wants professional, customer-focused employees.
Job-seekers should bring the following items for an opportunity to be interviewed on-site:
- Valid Georgia Class “B” CDL driver’s license or CDL permit with Passenger Endorsement
- An original 5 to 7-year Motor Vehicle Report
- High School Diploma or Equivalent (i.e. GED)
- Documents verifying your eligibility to work in the U.S. (such as a birth certificate, Social Security card or passport)
- A resume with a valid telephone number and email address
Applicants must be at least 21 and are required to pass all pre-employment screenings related to the position, including customer service tests, and a physical exam that includes a drug and alcohol screening.
The on-site interview process for those who meet the requirements may take up to four (4) hours. Job fair attendees will have the opportunity to speak with MARTA Human Resources personnel about the position and the excellent benefits package available to full-time bus operators.
Excellent customer service skills are a must, and applicants must be able to work flexible hours to help MARTA meet its operational needs.
Pay starts at $13.68 an hour with a top rate of $19.54 an hour, and MARTA offers opportunities for advancement. For more information about the position and to create your employment application profile in advance of the job fair, visit MARTA's career center online.
MARTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.