Metro will host a one-day, in-person hiring event Saturday in the hope of filling 300 bus operator positions, the transit agency announced Thursday.
Prospective hires must be 21 or older.
The event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday will take place at the Metro Training Facility, 470 Bauchet St. in Los Angeles.
Metro offers a $3,000 sign-on bonus (terms and conditions apply), competitive hourly pay and full benefits, including:
- Pay starting at $17.75 per hour and $19.12 after six months with incremental pay rate increases up to $27.31;
- Health insurance;
- Tuition reimbursements;
- Paid training; and
- Retirement plan options.
Metro will conduct same-day interviews, along with bus operator candidate assessment testing, fingerprinting and full physicals at the same location.
Prospective candidates should bring the following three items to the hiring event: driver license, K4 driving record dated 30 days (obtainable from DMV office, DMV kiosk and online), and resume. Candidates should also wear closed-toe shoes.
For more information, visit metro.net/careers or contact the Metro Employment Office at 213-922-6217.
Source: NBC Los Angeles