Unitrans: Route Trainer

Contact Information

Name: Blas Torres

Phone: 530-752-7105

Email: rtm@unitrans.ucdavis.edu

You can visit the Unitrans website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $15.00/hour

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: N/A


Hours per Week: 13 Trainable Hours

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Indefinite


Job Number: 0009-3366-2019

Last Date to Apply: Aug. 12, 2019


To provide bus guidance to drivers currently in the Route Training Program.

The successful candidate may hold this position through expected graduation date based on satisfactory performance in the position.

Unitrans is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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  1. Evaluate and provide feedback to drivers currently in the Route Training program
  2. Submit trainee evaluations and communicate shift changes in a timely manner
  3. Must attend regular Route Trainer meetings run by the Route Training Manager
  4. Ensure trainable shift coverage at all time





1. At least 500 cummulative driving hours.
2. Must have a good driving record.
3. Must be able to work at least three full academic quarters following your hiring.
4. A strong knowledge of all Unitrans buses, routes, and policies
5. Teaching skills necessary to train new drivers on proper operation of transit vehicles.

APPLICANTS: Please submit a cover letter along with resume. Applications without a cover letter will be discarded.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community in the workplace and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.
  2. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  3. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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