Serviceperson/Transit Operator - Regional District of Nanaimo

Serviceperson/Transit Operator

Transportation and Emergency Services
Competition No.: 2022-046

The Regional District of Nanaimo is seeking Casual Serviceperson/Transit Operators in the Transportation and Emergency Services Department.

Transit Operators have a dynamic job as they are exposed to a variety of working conditions and people on a daily basis. Serviceperson/Transit Operators contribute to the effective operation of the Transportation Services department through the safe operation and maintenance of transit vehicles.

Duties include, pre and post-trip vehicle inspections; transporting passengers to designated bus stops along scheduled routes; interacting with passengers and responding to customer inquires; basic servicing of vehicles; and other related duties as required.

Qualifications include, a grade 12 education with six (6) months of prior job-related experience, or an equivalent combination of training and experience, and possession of a valid Class 2 BC Driver’s Licence with Air Brake Endorsement. In addition, candidates must posses strong interpersonal and communication skills, experience in First Aid, working knowledge of WHMIS regulations and procedures, and knowledge of safe work procedures. Candidates are required to submit an ICBC Driver Factor Report to be reviewed.

This is a Casual Union Position with varied hours of work including evenings, weekends, and split shifts. The (2022) rate of pay is $30.04 to $33.32 per hour, depending on the task performed, plus 9% in lieu of benefits including vacation and statutory holidays.


  • Grade 12 education with six months prior job-related experience
  • Valid Class 2 BC Driver’s Licence
  • with Air Brake Endorsement
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in First Aid

Please quote competition 2022-046 and upload a cover letter and resume clearly outlining your education, experience and qualifications as they relate to this position and click to APPLY.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

Please note a criminal record check is a requirement for employment with the Regional District of Nanaimo.

Full Job Description

Organization: Regional District of Nanaimo
Location: Nanaimo, BC
Region: North and Central Vancouver Island / Sunshine Coast
Professional Category(s): Transportation Services, Mechanics & Vehicle Maintenance, Transit/Rail Services
Posted: July 27, 2022, 2:19 pm
Expires: December 27, 2022, 4:00 pm

Employment Type: Part Time
Employment Length: Casual
Education Requirement: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Job Experience: 1 to less than 7 months
Rate: $30.04 to $33.32 Hour

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