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DART – Let's Go.

Now Hiring Bus Operators. Set Your Career In Motion. Apply Today.
Now through September 30, 2022, earn up to a $3,500 sign-on bonus
when you put your career in motion as a DART bus operator!

Out of town candidate? DART also offers a $1,500 relocation package!

DART provides a competitive salary and benefits package, including:
  • Paid Training
  • Health, vision, dental, life, and AD&D insurance
  • Medical coverage after 30 days
  • Pension plan and 401(k) contributions after 180 days
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Wellness Program
  • FREE rides on DART, DCTA, Trinity Metro, and the TRE for you and a designated dependent
  • Starting pay - $21.13/hr.
Ready for a career with benefits?

To review the full job description of a Bus Student Operator, click here.

Interested in a different role at DART? Click here to see all current open positions!

Sign-on Bonus Details

Bus operator applicants that hold a CDL with passenger endorsement are eligible to receive up to a $3,500 bonus. The referral bonus payments may be awarded in a lump sum or as periodic payments until the new employee has completed their probationary period. The payment structure is as follows:

- $1,000 awarded after successful completion of training
- $1,000 awarded after successful completion of a six (6) month probationary period
- $1,500 awarded twelve months after the probationary period ends (18 months after hire date)

Bus operator applicants without a CDL license are eligible to receive up to an $1,800 bonus. The payment structure is as follows:

- $400 awarded after successful completion of training
- $400 awarded after successful completion of a six (6) month probationary period
- $1,000 awarded twelve months after the probationary period ends (18 months after hire date)

Relocation Package Details

Applicants who live 150 miles or more outside of the Dallas-Fort Worth region are eligible for a relocation stipend of $1,500, which is paid after the employee's first pay period.

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Sign-on Bonus and Relocation Package Guidelines
The relocation stipend is only available to applicants who currently live outside of the Dallas-Fort Worth region (150 miles away or more). The sign-on bonus only applies to bus operator applicants who are external to DART. Applicants currently or formerly employed by DART in any role are not eligible.



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