Toledo Area Regional Transit Authority TARTA Vehicle Operator in Toledo, Ohio

$14.57 – $20.81/hr.

More than just driving a bus, a Coach Operator is the frontline of TARTA service to YOUR community. If hired, part of the duties includes: providing safe, timely transportation and excellent customer service; arriving on time at stopping points along a specific route assigned to each driver; and assisting passengers along their journey. If you are not a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) holder – we can assist you. If you are chosen for employment with TARTA, simply obtain a CDL Learner’s Permit—by passing a written test through the BMV—and we’ll offer training from that point forward so you may earn your CDL. TARTA offers a competitive wage and excellent benefits – you deserve a rewarding career; start the application process, today! Knowledge of the greater-Toledo area, time management skills and experience/skill thinking on your feet makes for a great TARTA candidate.

To uphold the mission of serving our community, applicants must meet the following requirements for all TARTA positions:

  • Education: High school diploma or GED;

  • Experience: Five (5) years consecutive, licensed driving experience;

  • Credentials: Valid vehicle operator’s license with less than 3 points on current Drivers Abstract;

A Class B, CDL with passenger and air brake endorsement are required. If you wish to obtain the above-mentioned license, please contact Human Resources for more information.

  • Must be at least 21 years of age;

  • A background worthy of public trust; a background check free from infractions and driver’s license suspensions;

  • Employee must be functionally capable to perform all of the duties assigned to this position at all times; medical certification as required;

  • Legally able to work in the United States.

Paid training is provided by TARTA. If you are interested in obtaining your Commercial Driver’s License/Learner’s Permit, please contact Human Resources.

Interested parties may fill out an application for employment one of three ways:

  • Online Employment Application

  • In-person from 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday in the administrative office located at1127 W Central Ave, Toledo, Ohio 43610

  • Download, print and complete a PDF file of the TARTA Application for Employment

Once you’ve completed both the application for employment and the EEOC disclosure, please send to:

Human ResourcesTARTAPO Box 792Toledo OH 43697-0792

If you have questions, please contact the TARTA Human Resources Department by e-mail at or by calling 419-245-5224.

TARTA is an equal opportunity employer.