Transit Operator Trainee

Compensation: 19.16 per hour

General Description/Information

Mountain Line is looking for a safe, reliable, and friendly driver who is interested in getting their Commercial Driver License (CDL) and endorsements.

Our efforts provide a public service by helping people reach their destination is timely and comfortable manner.

Join our team today and drive an office with a view!

!!Hiring Bonuses totaling up to $1,500.00!!

Starting Wage: $19.16 per hour

This is a full-time, benefit eligible position

Our comprehensive benefits package includes the following:

Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance

Group Life Insurance

Employee Wellness Programs

Paid Time Off Options

Arizona State Retirement System (ASRS) contribution matching

Last Day to Apply: Tuesday, February 28, 2023

Mountain Line is an equal employment opportunity employer



Transit Operators are the company’s ambassadors reflecting our values and guiding principles, transporting customers in a safe, timely manner to their destination within the City of Flagstaff. Some examples of essential functions that will be undertaken during regular performance of the job are listed below.


  • Acts as an Operator for both bus and paratransit services.
  • Performs pre-trip and post-trip inspections to ensure equipment is mechanically sound and completes all documentation as required.
  • Maintains knowledge of and adherence with all Mountain Line policies, procedures, and safety requirements.
  • Provides safe, timely and courteous service to all Mountain Line passengers particularly those with mobility challenges
  • Responsible for operation of transit vehicles in inclement weather safely, while adhering to all regulations including FTA, ADA, and traffic laws
  • Prepares accurate, respectful, timely, and legible documentation when needed, including but not limited to accident and incident reports
  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 6 months’ work experience in customer service
  • Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of this position.


  • Valid Arizona Commercial Driver's License Permit with Air Brake and Passenger Endorsements
  • DOT Physical Examination Medical Card
  • Obtain DPS Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance Card

Additional Information

Mountain Line is an equal employment opportunity employer