RMTD

Employment Opportunities

RMTD is accepting applications for the following position listed below.

Full Time Mechanic

Performs daily maintenance & repair work of fixed route buses, paratransit & service vehicles; repairs & service may be of a minor or major nature.  Working knowledge of diesel engines, equipment repair & maintenance procedures necessary.  Ability to do simple math calculations, follow directions & work w/min. supervision.  Req. valid CDL (or ability to obtain), HS diploma or GED & 2 yrs. exp. or graduate of diesel training program.  Starting wage $22.67 per hour with generous benefits.  First and second shifts available, requires rotating weekend work.

RMTD has established the goal of 100% drug & alcohol free work place.  Only completed employment applications will be considered.  Download and mail completed application or apply in person at 520 Mulberry St. Rockford, IL 61101 or fax to 815-490-5035.  No phone calls please.  EOE/M/F/D/V 

Part Time Fixed Route Drivers

Transport passengers in the local area in a safe, timely manner via fixed route bus. Must be able to handle the physical demands of job (job description available). Max 64 hours every 2 weeks, must be available all hours of operation, 7 days a week. Potential for future Full Time. CDL needed, not required prior to hire, ability to pass DOT physical. Paid training.  Prior transportation experience preferred but not required, good driving record needed.    Training pay $12.79 per hour with increase upon completion. 

RMTD has established the goal of 100% drug & alcohol free work place.  Only completed employment applications will be consideredDownload and mail completed application or apply in person at 520 Mulberry St. Rockford, IL 61101 or fax to 815-490-5035.  No phone calls please.  EOE/M/F/D/V

 Part Time Paratransit Drivers 

Transport passengers in the greater Rockford region in a timely, courteous manner via paratransit vehicle.  Must be able to handle physical demands of job (job description available) and good familiarity with the region. Max 64 hours every 2 weeks, must be available all hours of operation, 7 days a week.  CDL needed, not required prior to hire, ability to pass DOT physical. Paid training.  Prior transportation experience preferred but not required, good driving record needed.  Potential for future full-time.    Training pay $12.45 per hour with increase upon completion.  

RMTD has established the goal of 100% drug & alcohol free work place.  Only completed employment applications will be consideredDownload and mail completed application or apply in person at 520 Mulberry St. Rockford, IL 61101 or fax to 815-490-5035.  No phone calls please.  EOE/M/F/D/V

Part time Dispatch Supervisor

Position provides customer service in transfer centers while dispatching buses several times per hour in a safe, timely manner.  Requires a HS diploma or GED; valid CDL (or ability to obtain).  CDL needed, not required prior to hire.  Good driving record and ability to pass DOT physical.  Various hours to be determined, but must be available all hours of operation, 7 days a week.  Starting pay: $12/hr. DOQ. 

RMTD has established the goal of 100% drug & alcohol free work place.  Only completed employment applications will be consideredDownload and mail completed application or apply in person at 520 Mulberry St. Rockford, IL 61101 or fax to 815-490-5035 .  No phone calls please.  EOE/M/F/D/V

Click here for our current application when applying for a posted position.   The application for any posted positions may be printed here, but must be delivered in person, by mail or via fax to:

520 Mulberry St.
Rockford, IL 61101.815.961.9892

Only completed employment applications will be considered.  No phone calls please.  RMTD has established the goal of 100% drug & alcohol free work place.  EOE/M/F/D/V

HIPAA Privacy Notice

Rockford Mass Transit District is committed to maintaining and protecting the confidentiality of our employees’ personal information. We are required by the privacy regulations issued under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”) to maintain the privacy of employees’ personal health information and other personal information. Rockford Mass Transit uses HireRight services for background screening.

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