May 20, 2021

Paratransit Driver

  • Via
  • Norfolk, VA, USA
Full time Transportation Professional

Job Overview

Via is hiring Paratransit Drivers in Hampton Roads, VA to provide passengers with disabilities safe and friendly transportation, in vehicles designed for wheelchair lifts, seats and other special access.

What You'll Do
  • Drive a paratransit bus and transport passengers in a safe and courteous manner
  • Use the Via driver app to safely navigate across the HRT service area
  • Greet passengers, ensure fare payment and maintain a safe environment
  • Assist passengers with mobility needs in entering and exiting vehicles
  • Perform vehicle inspections before and after shifts
  • Notify Live Support of any incidents, accidents, mechanical concerns
  • Other duties as required

Who You Are
  • Valid driver's license from VA or NC
  • English competency
  • History of safe driving behavior
  • Ability to pass all appropriate drug and alcohol testing requirements
  • 21 years of age or older
  • Excellent customer service, communication, empathy, and judgement
  • Previous experience as a Paratransit driver a plus
We're Via, and we build technology that changes the way the world moves. We pioneered the TransitTech category to ensure that the future of transportation is shared, dynamic public mobility - the kind that reduces carbon emissions across congested cities, minimizes reliance on private cars, and provides everyone with accessible, efficient, and affordable ways of getting around.

With the addition of Remix into our portfolio, we created the first end-to-end TransitTech solution for cities and transit agencies, offering world-class software, service design, and operational expertise to fundamentally improve the way the world moves.

We're committed to building and nurturing a team as diverse as the communities we serve. Bringing transportation equity to the world begins with championing equal opportunity in our own offices. All backgrounds, identities, and voices are welcomed and celebrated here.

Ready to join the ride?

Via is an equal opportunity employer.

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