RTS invites you to RECRUITMENT EVENT September 22, 2018

RTS invites you to RECRUITMENT EVENT

@ JOB FAIRS on Saturday, September 22, 2018!

 

Job interviews and Conditional Job Offer extended on site!

Available Positions and How to Apply:

  • Transit Operator Trainee
  • Fleet Mechanic l
  • Fleet Mechanic ll
  • Vehicle Serivce Attendant

 

When & Where are the Job Fairs?

  • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., September 22 @ RTS Administration, located at SE 13th Road.

How does the Application Selection Process work?

  • Submit the online application as instructed above.
  • Once your application is screened in, you will be asked to come by for a job Interview on 9/22 via email.
  • The times for interviews will be communicated at the time once your application is screened in.
  • You can also complete the application onsite from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (*Note: Applications completed onsite on the event day may not warrant the same-day job interview. However, we can schedule it on another day if your applications are screened in.)

What qualifications do I need for consideration?

  • Transit Operator Trainee

 

      • High School diploma or equivalency diploma
      • Three (3) verifiable, consecutive years of driving experience
      • Driving record shall reflect a three (3) year period with a maximum of four (4) points and no more than one (1) moving violation, including DUI, DWI, reckless driving, or license currently suspended or revoked.
      • Valid State of Florida Driver License.
  • Vehicle Service Attendant

 

      • High School diploma or equivalency diploma
      • One (1) year experience in automotive vehicle or heavy equipment repair and servicing or an equivalent combination of education and experience which provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Fleet Mechanic l

 

      • Graduated from high school or possess an acceptable equivalency diploma, supplemented by appropriate technical courses, preferably including training by vehicle manufacturers’ or accredited vocational-technical institution
      • Have at least three (3) years of full-time experience as a diesel mechanic, preferably in a public works or fleet environment; or have an equivalent combination of education and experience which provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Fleet Mechanic ll

 

    • Graduated from high school or possess an acceptable equivalency diploma, supplemented by appropriate technical courses, preferably including training by vehicle manufacturers’ or accredited vocational-technical institution
    • Have at least five (5) years of full-time experience as a diesel mechanic, preferably in a public works or fleet environment; or have an equivalent combination of education and experience which provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities.

What will I need if I am considered for employment?

  • A Valid Florida Driver’s License
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of your highest education (high school diploma, transcripts, etc.)
  • Void Check or Direct Deposit Form

Are benefits offered?

The City of Gainesville/RTS is one of the premier employers in Gainesville. In addition to having a rewarding job with good pay and an excellent team of co-workers, RTS Transit Operators also enjoys other great benefits. Please visit our site for additional information. Click here to check City of Gainesville Benefit Program!