The Town of Vail Colorado is seeking enthusiastic full-time, year-round bus drivers to join the transportation department. Drivers will operate a public transportation bus requiring a commercial driver’s license. They are responsible for pick-ups, transports, and drop-offs of passengers on a prescribed route, on time and in accordance with local, state and federal standards. They must provide guests with schedule/route information and the most effective alternatives to reach their desired destinations. They will also assist disabled guests on and off the bus, practice safe defensive driving techniques, and report all accidents, damage, or incidents of vandalism. Drivers may be assigned in bus wash as needed.
The position is exposed to engine noise and fumes, winter weather and elements when assisting passengers. Most of shift is spent sitting while driving, with occasional stooping, standing, kneeling and lifting.
Vail is a guest service-oriented and resort destination community. We realize that to set the standard for world-class alpine resorts, our employees make all the difference! That is why we are looking for passionate individuals who strive for excellence in all that they do. Qualified applicants must have previous experience driving a bus for the Town of Vail and be in good standing with the department.
In addition, they must meet the following requirements:
$23.35 – $31.05 DOE
Are you interested in living and working in Vail, CO? Vail, which is centrally located in the Rocky Mountains, offers easy access to Denver (100 miles to the east) and is surrounded by the White River National Forest, offering world-class outdoor activities in summer and winter (skiing, snowboarding, hiking, biking, white water).
When asked, most of our employees say that working for the Town of Vail feels like family. Our values-based culture is nurtured by the employees’ strong desire to foster teamwork, take ownership in Vail’s future and an overall pride for serving their community. Let’s not forget that our efforts not only benefit the community but also allow us to enjoy the spectacular amenities and culture in the Vail Valley that we call home! To find out more about our community, please visit our website www.vailgov.com and click on Vail Information.
Year-Round Benefits (2022 Benefits)
The Town of Vail offers excellent benefits and compensation package to our full-time employees. This includes health and dental coverage, town-funded retirement, 457 pre-tax savings plan, life/survivor insurance, tennis pass, golf pass, and other ski passes/wellness benefits.
What’s more, the town offers many other benefits to help employees make Vail their “home” including employee housing options, home buyer/renter assistance programs, daycare assistance, education reimbursements, professional development opportunities and much, much more.
We believe diversity makes us stronger!
The Town of Vail provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetics, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.