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Flint Hills Area Transportation Agency CDL Bus Operator with Passenger Endorsement Training Program in Manhattan, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/jobs/11589515

CDL Bus Operator with Passenger Endorsement Training Program


We will help participants obtain their Class C commercial driver's license (CDL - C) with Passenger Endorsement.


Participants chosen for this program will be a Temporary Student Trainee while in the training. The program will include classroom, hands-on and online practice training intended to provide the essential skills and knowledge required to operate a transit bus safely and independently upon program completion. Upon successful completion of this program, the Student Trainee may be transitioned to a full-time or a part-time Bus Operator position.


+ Student Trainees will be paid $12.50/hour for the training hours outlined below.


+ FHATA will reimburse the fees for the Written test and the Drive/Skills test. Must remain employed for 6 months as a Bus Operator or the employee will pay back the testing fees in an amount based on the number of months worked.


+ Sign on bonus opportunities exist! Inquire with Human Resources.


Duration of the Program:


+ 4 hours of training provided for the Written P Endorsement Test or 24 hours of training provided for the Written CDL – C and P Endorsement Test.


+ Additional 40 hours of training provided for the CDL – C and P Endorsement Drive/Skills Test.


+ Please note that testing must be arranged with the State of Kansas Motor Vehicle Department. Once training is completed it may take several weeks or longer to get an appointment for testing with the State DMV, and such time waiting for an appointment is unpaid.


Click here (pdf) (https://www.rileycountyks.gov/DocumentCenter/View/19491/CDL-Bus-Operator-Training-Program-pdf) for more details on the Training Program.


Apply online (link above) to the Student Trainee job posting.

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