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Bus Driver Hiring Event | Saturday, September 16

Get an interview and job offer the same day! 

Earn $16.40 - $25.23 Hourly.

Paid Training – No Experience Required - Great Benefits.

To receive a guaranteed appointment time, please complete the online application and bring your valid license and current DMV H6.

RTA will be holding on-site testing and qualified candidates may receive same-day interviews and job offers!

NOTE: Walk-ins will be welcome with valid driver license and current DMV H6 in hand! If you do not have an appointment time, walk-ins accepted 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

EVENT LOCATION: 1825 Third Street, Riverside 92507 | GET DIRECTIONS


QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES REQUIREMENTS:

  • Stable work history
  • Minimum age of 21
  • Excellent driving record
  • Ability to obtain (we train) and maintain a Class B Permit/License with endorsements

GREAT PAY AND BENEFITS: The Riverside Transit Agency offers an attractive benefits package. Hiring for part-time with full-time spots typically available within 6 months.

Coach Operators are union members and receive the following benefits:

Full Time Employees:

  • The Riverside Transit Agency contracts with the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) to administer the retirement benefits. The current benefit factor formula for all new hires is 2% at 62. Employees with previous CalPERS membership or membership with another employer who has established reciprocity with CalPERS may be eligible for the 2% at 55 benefit factor formula.
  • Retiree Medical available at minimal cost after 10 years of RTA full time service.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance available to employees at minimal cost with a contribution toward dependent coverage.
  • Life Insurance fully paid for employee.
  • Deferred Compensation Programs available.
  • Free Transportation Pass for employee and dependents.
  • Credit Union membership available
  • Direct Deposit available
  • Paid time off earned in 1st year: 2 weeks’ vacation, 8 floating holidays, 6 regular holidays, and 7 sick leave days.
  • Employee Assistance Program available for employee and immediate family members.

Part Time Employees:

  • California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS) - Same as above.
  • Deferred Compensation programs available.
  • Free Transportation Pass available for employee and dependents.
  • Credit Union membership available.
  • Direct Deposit available.
  • Paid time off earned each year: 6 floating holidays.
  • Employee Assistance Program available for employee and immediate family members.

APPLY NOW FOR A GUARANTEED APPOINTMENT TIME

Riverside Transit Agency

Riverside Offices
1825 Third Street
P.O. Box 59968
Riverside, CA 92517-1968
(951) 565-5000
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Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays.

Customer Information Center
(951) 565-5002
Hours of Operation: 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m. 10 p.m. weekends.

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