Bus Driver (Transit Operator)

Website Island Transt

Transit Driver – Entry Level

Coupeville, WA

Wage Range – $22.35 – $31.32 hourly (after completion of training)

Apply to be eligible for a $2,000 sign-on incentive*!


Benefits Include:

Regular COLA, pay increases, longevity pay
Medical & Dental coverage
Paid training opportunities
Employer paid Vision plan
CDL License allowance
Public Employees’ Retirement Plan (PERS)
Uniform provided
Deferred Comp Plan with up to 6.2% match
Paid Vacation/Holidays (FT starting at 23 pr/yr)
Basic Life Insurance
Paid Sick Time (FT 8 hrs/month)
Employee/Family Assistance Program
Voluntary Flexible Spending plan
Optional Short-Term Disability
Voluntary AFLAC coverage
Career opportunity for advancement
On-site quiet room, fitness room and showers
Island Transit provides fare free transit service – our drivers do not collect a fare.

  • No experience or CDL required to start!  We will pay and train you to safely drive any vehicle.
  • Entry-Level Operators drive routes during the absence of the regular full-time Operators and are guaranteed a minimum 20 hours per week, and may work up to 40 hours in any given week.
  • Full-time employment opportunities (guaranteed 40 hours) based on seniority as vacancies occur.



Visit www.islandtransit.org/employment

A complete application is required for consideration. Applications can be sent by email to humanresources@islandtransit.org or mailed to: Island Transit, 19758 SR 20, Coupeville, WA.

First consideration based upon date of application receipt. Position will remain open until filled.

Our preferred method of communication is email, so accurate email addresses are essential.

If hired, union seniority is determined by date/time application was received.

Eigible candidates will be invited to take a video aptitude test, date tbd.

*New Driver sign-on incentive payout is subject to qualifying milestones; $500 after completion of 30 days employment, $500 after successful completion of CDL test; $1000 after completion of probation. Sign-on incentive is subject to applicable payroll taxes.

The use of marijuana and illegal drugs is prohibited at any time while employed by Island Transit.

Island Transit is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace

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