CITY OF YAKIMA: Transit Operator Part-Time 50% - Yakima, Wa

Employer: City of Yakima

Job Description:
Do you have a valid Commercial Driver's License? Are you looking for a new career or change of scenery? If you answered YES! then Yakima Transit has the job for you!
Yakima Transit needs drivers to provide transportation and exceptional customer service to the riders in our community.

CDL license as defined. High school diploma/GED AND six (6) months driving and/or customer service experience is preferred.

Shall be subject to drug and alcohol testing, pursuant to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations (49 CFR Part 40) and the Federal Transit Administration’s Regulations (49 CFR Part 655).

Must possess and maintain a valid Class A or B Commercial Driver's License. Passenger endorsement is preferred and must be obtained within six (6) weeks of hire. Must obtain and maintain a valid First Aid/CPR Certificate within six (6) months of appointment.

The City of Yakima is a premier employer in the Yakima Valley with extensive opportunities for training and growth. The City offers a competitive benefit package including:

•$20.39 - $24.38
•Comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage
•FREE healthcare clinic!
•WA State PERS pension plan
•3% contribution to a 457 deferred compensation plan
•Leave accruals:
oVacation – Starting at 7.34 hours/month
oSick – 8 hours/month
oPersonal holiday – 16 hours
oObserved holiday – 11 holidays
•Up to 5% Bilingual/Biliterate English/Spanish special
•Much more!

The pay range listed for this position is establish through the City of Yakima’s Master Pay Ordinance in accordance with the Municipal Code and/or the applicable collective bargaining agreement. New employees generally start at step A with progression through the steps based on merit and successful performance evaluation.

View the complete job posting and apply online at

Closes 09/13/23

Contact Person: Maria Hernandez
Phone: (509) 576-6623
Email: [email protected]
Location: 2301 Fruitvale Blvd • Yakima, WA
Application Method:
Base Pay: $20.39 - $24.38/hour

Posted on September 06, 2023

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