DETROIT (AP) — A job fair is scheduled in Detroit to fill city bus driver positions.

The Detroit Department of Transportation says it is looking to hire 40 to 60 drivers.

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The job fair is scheduled from 1-6 p.m. Monday at the Butzel Family Recreation Center on the city’s eastside.

Applicants must have valid driver’s licenses and must be able to obtain a Michigan Commercial Driver’s License with group A or B designation and passenger and air brake endorsements.

Transportation Director Dan Dirks says that filling the positions is part of the city’s efforts to improve bus service for riders.

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The starting wage for Detroit bus drivers is between $12.07 and $17.23 per hour.




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