Public Works Bus Driver (PT)

This is a Part-Time position working First Shift, Second Shift, and Weekends.


Safety sensitive position regulated under the Dept. of Transportation, responsible for driving transit vehicles on an assigned route following all applicable regulations and laws; Provides courteous and timely service to transit and trolley customers; Responsible for maintaining clean vehicles and bus shelters.  Estimated to work an average of approximately 20 hrs. per week.  Transit operations are based on a Monday through Friday and ½-day Saturday schedule; closed Sundays.  Starting $12.55/hr.


QUALIFICATIONS:  (At time of application)

1) High School diploma or GED; or minimum 3 months work-related  experience as a bus driver or similar position;  or equivalent amount of education and experience;  

2) Valid Driver’s License;  Valid CDL, Class B or higher, with “P” (Passenger) endorsement, required after hire;

3) Ability to lift and/or move up to 100 lbs., assist disabled passengers, and perform all other demands of the job satisfactorily;

4) Minimum age 18.   



Applications for this position will be accepted year-round, and are available at; Click on “Employment Opportunities;” Click on the position and follow the directions on how to apply (i.e., in upper right-hand corner, click "Download Application" to download and complete application electronically;  Save; then click arrow in very upper left-hand corner to go back to previous page; Click “Submit Application” and complete required information; Click  Submit;  You  should  receive  a  message  telling  you  if  your  application  was  successfully submitted).  If you experience difficulty, you may also email your job application and any related documentation directly to  Applications can also be obtained by calling (270) 687-8540; or Toll-free (888) 616-8540.  TDD/Voice (270) 687-4459.  If you prefer, you may also mail paper applications to Elaine Timmel, City of Owensboro Personnel Dept., P.O. Box 10003, Owensboro, KY  42302-9003.  To confirm receipt of application, call the above number(s).  Resume alone is NOT sufficient.  Job application required.  


The City of Owensboro is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.   EEO/AA– M/F/V/D

ADA accommodations may be requested by calling (270) 687-8542.