Employment

Help Wanted: Bus Operators

Are you looking for a new career? WATA is hiring full-time and part-time bus operators for its fixed route and paratransit services. Our drivers meet new people while serving the community in a fun, safe work environment with great benefits. WATA provides training for bus operators.

WATA employment opportunities are handled by a partner locality, James City County. Please visit https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov to view and apply for current job openings at WATA. 

Bus operator job requirements include:
  • An acceptable driving record
  • a valid Virginia Commercial Driver's License (A or B with passenger and air brakes endorsement)
  • Ability to pass employment pre-screening which includes but is not limited to: a physical, drug screening, criminal history, sex-offender checks
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including some nights and weekends
  • Reliable and consistent attendance and punctuality

How to apply

Please visit https://jobs.jamescitycountyva.gov and search for "bus operators" to view details and apply for current WATA job openings. 

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Information

It is the policy of Williamsburg Area Transit Authority to afford equal opportunity for employment to its employees and applicants for employment on the basis of fit-for-duty and merit without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, political affiliation, sex, age, or handicap.