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  • TARC

Position Type:
  • Full Time

  • First

  • Transportation

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Application Deadline: 06-28-2022

Hostler (Bus Cleaner)

The Transit Authority of River City (TARC) is seeking a Hostler (Bus Cleaner) for our 24/7 operation. Operates coaches and drives them to and from cleaning stations and through the wash rack during routine service process; and parks them on proper track. Performs duties of station attendant as required. Candidates must be able to work shifts or flexible work schedules as needed, including nights, weekends and holidays.

At TARC we believe in valuing all employees. Our motto of Teamwork, Appreciation, Respect, and Communication provides a foundation for success in operations and delivering exceptional service to our customers, passengers, and community. We are seeking individuals who pride themselves in attendance, safety, and customer service.


Sweeps, mops, dusts, and vacuums interior of coaches

Checks mileage, fluid levels, farebox reading and enters data in EZ Fleet data collector

Picks up, moves, and empties heavy trash containers and other objects weighing up to 20 lbs. year-round.

Drives coaches to and from cleaning stations and wash rack- parks on assigned tracks.

Checks coaches for any damage and nets on defect card; may drive coaches to repair area

Minimum Qualifications:

High School diploma or GED

18 years of age

Current valid Driver’s License with clean driving record

Ability to pass DOT physical and drug screen

Class B CDL with Passenger and Airbrake endorsements (CDL Permit is acceptable if obtained prior to date of hire)

Successful performance on test(s)

Comprehensive Benefits/Pay:

Hostler starting hourly rate of $22.97

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance

Participation in County Employee Retirement System (CERS)

Paid Holiday

Paid Sick Leave and Vacation

Employee Assistance Program

On-site Fitness Facilities