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.READ MORE: White Supremacist Group Member Tristan Webb Is 4th Convicted In Michigan
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.READ MORE: Auburn Hills Restaurant, Owners Face Felony Charges For Underreporting Sales, Failing To File Tax Returns
The starting wage for Detroit bus drivers is between $12.07 and $17.23 per hour.
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