Schaumburg Business Association

Bus Operator's and mechanics

Posted: 06/16/2019

Pace is looking for professional, customer service-friendly candidates to become a Pace bus operator or mechanic.
Job seekers should come see us at our next testing events:
June 22, 2019 - 9:00 am or 11:30 am, at Pace South Division, 2101 W. 163rd Place, Markham, IL
July 13, August 17, and September 14 - 9:00 am or 11:30 am, at Pace Headquarters, 550 West Algonquin Road, Arlington Heights, IL
Pace requests that candidates fill out an application at BEFORE arriving at the testing session, and that candidates bring a Court Purposes Driver’s Abstract with them. Pace will respond with a suggested appointment time for those who apply online in advance. However, walk-ins are welcome.

Testing sessions will start promptly at 9:00 am or 11:30 am. At these sessions, bus operator candidates will take an interactive video test, and those who pass move on to the interview stage. Maintenance candidates can apply and schedule a future test. All walk-in candidates will be asked to fill out an employment application. A background check and drug/alcohol test must be passed before employment.
We are looking for candidates who:
• Have a history of good work experience steady employment
• Are at least 21 years of age
• Have a clean driving record
• Have good customer service skills
• Have or be able to obtain a Class B CDL with passenger and airbrake endorsement
• Can pass DOT physical and drug screen
Pace Offers:
• Competitive starting pay
• Paid training
• Health insurance
• Paid vacation and other paid time off
• Good benefits
• Retirement /401(K) plan