Give your career a lift. Become a Metrobus operator.

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No experience? We'll train you.

Do you have a passion for providing great customer service but have never driven a commercial vehicle before? No problem. Get paid to train as you become a Metrobus operator in as little as 9 weeks. Start earning great benefits right away. Metrobus operators enjoy great perks like free transportation and more.

We are currently offering a highly competitive package inclusive of:
  • Starting salary of over $50k (with/plus overtime)
  • Excellent health, dental and life insurance available immediately
  • Free training
  • Career advancement opportunities
Learn more about becoming a part of the Metro team here and apply today!

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Get Started. Stay safe.

At Metro, safety is always top of mind and our precautions against the coronavirus are no exception. We're conducting more frequent and deeper cleanings around the system, implementing stringent social-distancing protocols and mandatory mask use, and providing personal protective equipment to employees.

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Metrobus Operator Compensation

  • Immediate health, dental and life insurance
  • 9-week full-time paid training
  • Competitive pay:
    • Up to $20/hr during training
    • $25.51/hr after graduation
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement benefits
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Free transportation on Metrorail & Metrobus
  • Perks like free uniforms and much more


Accommodations & Disclosures

WMATA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by applicable federal law. If you need more information regarding EOE status, have questions about ADA compliance or want to make a religious accommodation requested, please click here.

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