Summary

Company information

History

Cincinnati-based First Transit is a transport company, which operates in more than 300 locations and carries passengers throughout North America in 39 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, India, Panama and 4 Canadian provinceSee more

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1955

CEO

Brad Thomas

Type

Subsidiary

Revenue

$1B to 2B

Industry

Transportation/Logistics

Occupations

FieldRatio
Motor Vehicle Operators21.7%
Other Management Occupations16.4%
Operations Specialties Managers14.7%
Material Recording, Scheduling, Dispatching, and Distributing Workers5.2%
Engineers5.1%
Information and Record Clerks3.9%
Computer Occupations2.8%
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Team

Professional experience

Years of experience

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Top 5 previous employers

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Transportation
Large size
Transportation
Large size

Size of previous employers

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Educational background

Fields of study

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Top 5 institutions

Explore the list of higher education institutions most of First Transit employees studied at.
DeVry University-Arizona
Miami University-Hamilton

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

Age distribution at First Transit.

Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male68%
female32%

Career advancement

Career advancement

Chances of advancement at First Transit.
Low

Top 5 future employers

See the list of companies most First Transit employees moved on to.
Transportation
Large size
Transportation
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Jobs

Job openings

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Heavy Duty Bus MechanicFirst TransitTrenton, NJ
Join the First Transit team as a Heavy Equipment Bus Mechanic! Servicing the Princeton University Bus Fleet Located In Hamilton, NJ First Transit is proud to offer: $26-$35/hour based on experience and qualifications Earn extra bonus money for each ASE...Read more
Bus DriverFirst TransitMelrose Park, IL
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now’s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation within our local communities. Each day our drivers transport individuals who rely on our service to...Read more
Lube TechnicianFirst TransitMonmouth Junction, NJ
Join the First Transit team as a Lube Technician! Servicing the Rutgers University Bus Fleet Located At Monmouth Junction, NJ and New Brunswick, NJ First Transit is proud to offer: $20-$25/hour based on experience and qualifications Earn extra bonus money...Read more
Diesel TechnicianFirst TransitCommerce City, CO
Are you the Diesel Mechanic/Technician we’re looking for at First Transit? Work in an Essential Business – Public Transit! Apply Today! If you're a highly skilled mechanic with a strong sense of personal responsibility, a dedication to excellence, and a...Read more
Fleet Maintenance MechanicFirst TransitBaltimore, MD
Are you the Fleet Technician we’re looking for at First Transit? If you're a highly skilled mechanic with a strong sense of personal responsibility, a dedication to excellence, and a truly positive attitude who's looking to make a difference in your...Read more
Lead Fleet Maintenance MechanicFirst TransitMonmouth Junction, NJ
Join First Transit as Lead Heavy Equipment Bus Fleet Mechanic! Servicing the Rutgers University Bus Fleet Located At Monmouth Junction, NJ and New Brunswick, NJ First Transit is proud to offer: $30-$38/hour based on experience and qualifications Earn extra...Read more
DriverFirst TransitPhiladelphia, PA
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now’s your chance! Get PAID to serve the community! First Transit Drivers provide transportation via SEPTA CCT within our local communities. Our drivers connect people to jobs, healthcare, education...Read more
Non-CDL Van DriverFirst TransitChicago, IL
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now’s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation within our local communities. Each day our drivers transport individuals who rely on our service to...Read more
Fleet Maintenance TechnicianFirst TransitMinneapolis, MN
Join the First Transit Maintenance Technician team servicing the Minneapolis area including the University of Minnesota! Now hiring Fleet Maintenance Technicians and Mechanics! Previous Gasoline, Diesel, and Alternative Fuel Experience Considered **Easily...Read more
Preventative Maintenance TechnicianFirst TransitLawrence, KS
C TECH (PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN) Proudly servicing the City of Lawrence and KU on Wheels We’re Proud to Offer You: Top Hourly Wages based on experience and qualifications + ASE Certifications earn you bonus money! A clean and positive work...Read more
Lead Fleet MechanicFirst TransitAllenhurst, GA
If you are an experienced Maintenance Technician, then we want to talk to you about our immediate opportunities. Now is the time to take your career to the next level! We are currently looking for a Lead Technician for our location servicing Liberty...Read more
Maintenance Shop SupervisorFirst TransitCommerce City, CO
Fleet Maintenance Supervisor Night Shift Supervisor! Join the First Transit team as Fleet Maintenance Supervisor and supervise the maintenance and repair of buses and support vehicles to contract requirements. We hire individuals who make safety and...Read more
Diesel Technician - Entry LevelFirst TransitLawrence, KS
C TECH (PREVENTATIVE MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN) Proudly servicing the City of Lawrence and KU on Wheels We’re Proud to Offer You: Top Hourly Wages based on experience and qualifications + ASE Certifications earn you bonus money! A clean and positive work...Read more
Vehicle Fueler and WasherFirst Transit, Inc.Lakewood, WA
Vehicle Fueler & Washer Are you committed to providing the highest levels of quality service? If so, First Transit wants you! The Vehicle Fueler and Washer performs vehicle fueling, cleaning and detailing under the supervision of maintenance staff. First...Read more
Paratranist DriverFirst Transit, Inc.Spokane, WA
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now’s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation via Spokane Transit within our local communities. Our drivers connect people to jobs, healthcare...Read more
Sr. AccountantFirst Transit, Inc.Everett, WA
Major Responsibilities: Manage all accounting functions of the location including: Payroll, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable to include daily Billing data entry/reconciliation, Trip edit process, payment collections, Fare collection and reconciliation...Read more
Assistant Maintenance ManagerFirst TransitArlington, VA
Assistant Maintenance Manager - servicing Arlington Regional Transit (ART) Become a part of our First Transit team as an Assistant Maintenance Manager and assist with overseeing the maintenance and repairs of buses and other vehicles to First Transit and...Read more
Road SupervisorFirst TransitChicago, IL
Road Supervisor First Transit is hiring Road Supervisors in Chicago, IL. We hire individuals who make safety and customer service their top priorities. If you have the drive, confidence, and determination to succeed, we are looking for you! First Transit...Read more
Safety TrainerFirst TransitRichmond, VA
Have you considered being a FT Transit Trainer? Now is your chance! First Transit is looking for FT Transit Trainer in Richmond, VA to train drivers and other location employees to become operators with respect to safety and regulatory compliance. First...Read more
Customer Service RepresentativeFirst TransitLas Vegas, NV
Customer Service Representative Facilitates and assists the customers in the loading process of all renting passengers at McCarran International Airport. Gives friendly and courteous service to our passengers and properly counts and manages the passenger...Read more
Service Employee - Fueler (3rd Shift)First TransitMarietta, GA
Vehicle Fueler and Washer - Servicing CobbLinc Are you committed to providing the highest levels of quality service? If so, First Transit wants you! The Vehicle Fueler & Washer performs fueling, bus cleaning and detailing under the supervision of...Read more
Senior Director, SafetyFirst TransitPortland, OR
First Transit is a leading provider of transportation contract and management services, moving more than 350 million passengers annually. First Transit employs more than 19,500 dedicated transit professionals through fixed-route, paratransit, college...Read more
Director of Safety and TrainingFirst TransitNew Bedford, MA
Why Work at First? Excellent question! With over 800 locations across our divisions, you will have exponential growth opportunity. Furthermore, because safety is our number one priority, you will work in a safe and positive work environment every day...Read more
Bus OperatorFirst TransitCrescent City, CA
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now's your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation via Crescent City. Our drivers connect people to jobs, healthcare, education, and leisure activities! As...Read more
Shuttle DriverFirst TransitIllinois City, IL
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now's your chance Get PAID to do what you love First Transit Drivers provide transportation via University of Chicago Shuttle Buses within our local communities. As a Bus Driver you would provide...Read more
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PARATRANSIT BUS DRIVER - Nashua FT/PTFirst TransitNew Hampshire, NH
?Have you considered being a Van Driver in your community? Now?s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! ? First Transit Drivers provide transportation via Lyft within our local communities. EachRead more
DriverFirst TransitOregon, OH
Do you live in the Portland Area and desire to assist with providing a vital service for your local community? Do you have the skills to succeed in delivering consistently high quality service?FirstRead more
? Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now?s your chance Get PAID to do what you love First Transit Drivers provide transportation via Sandusky Transit within our localRead more
Call Center Representative- $13/ HRFirst TransitSaint Paul, MN
Have you considered being a Professional Call Center Representative? Now is your chance! First Transit is now hiring first-class Call Center Representatives in Roseville, MN who will be responsibleRead more
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now’s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation via Freedom Transit within our localRead more
CDL bus driver owensvilleFirst TransitStonelick, OH
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now's your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation via Clermont County MRDD within our localRead more
Bus driversFirst TransitMobile, AL
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now's your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation. Our drivers connect people to jobs, healthcare,Read more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
DriverFirst TransitCharleston, OR
Do you live inthe Portland Area and desire to assist with providing a vital service for your local community? Do you have the skills to succeed in delivering consistently high quality service?FirstRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Airline Employee Shuttle Driver - CDL Required (26138) Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now''s your chance Get PAID to do what you love First Transit Drivers provideRead more
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now’s your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation via Fort Bend County Public TransportationRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Paratransit driverFirst TransitPortland, ME
Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now's your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! First Transit Drivers provide transportation via TriMet (Portland). Our drivers connectRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
DriverFirst TransitIsland City, OR
Do you live inthe Portland Area and desire to assist with providing a vital service for your local community? Do you have the skills to succeed in delivering consistently high quality service?FirstRead more
DriverFirst TransitCondon, OR
Do you live inthe Portland Area and desire to assist with providing a vital service for your local community? Do you have the skills to succeed in delivering consistently high quality service?FirstRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
? Have you considered being a Bus Driver in your community? Now?s your chance Get PAID to do what you love Newly Increased Starting Wage: $18.50/HR with conditional Sign On $2,000 First TransitRead more
DriverFirst TransitAgate Beach, OR
Do you live inthe Portland Area and desire to assist with providing a vital service for your local community? Do you have the skills to succeed in delivering consistently high quality service?FirstRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
DriverFirst TransitBrookings, OR
Do you live inthe Portland Area and desire to assist with providing a vital service for your local community? Do you have the skills to succeed in delivering consistently high quality service?FirstRead more
DriverFirst TransitMadras, OR
Do you live inthe Portland Area and desire to assist with providing a vital service for your local community? Do you have the skills to succeed in delivering consistently high quality service?FirstRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more
Have you considered being a Shuttle Bus Driver in your community? Nows your chance! Get PAID to do what you love! Newly Increase Hourly Wages: $17.00/HRFirst Transit Drivers provide transportation viaRead more

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Q: What’s First Transit’s yearly revenue?
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A: $1b to 2b
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Q: Where did most of First Transit employees go to school?
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A: DeVry University-Arizona, Miami University-Hamilton, Northern Kentucky University, Portland State University, University of Phoenix-Utah.
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Q: Who holds the CEO position in First Transit?
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A: Brad Thomas.
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Q: How long do people usually work for First Transit?
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A: 4-8 year(s).
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Q: what kind of companies did First Transit employees work for?
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A: Large companies before First Transit.
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Q: When was First Transit established?
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A: 1955.
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Q: How often do employees get promoted at First Transit ?
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A: advancement opportunities are low
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Q: What industry is First Transit in?
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A: they’re in Transportation/Logistics.
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Q: Top future employers of First Transit employees?
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A: FirstGroup America, First Student, Lowe's, MV Transportation, National Express Transit Corporation, Ride Right, LLC, RTD, Transdev.
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Q: do you need to take a drug test if you work for First Transit?
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Q: Where’s First Transit’s HQ located?
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A: The HQ is at Cincinnati, OH.
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Q: Who are the top previous employers of First Transit employees?
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A: Durham School Services, FirstGroup America, First Student, Keolis Transit, MV Transportation, North County Transit District, Transdev, US Army.
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Q: how old do you have to be to work at First Transit?
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Q: What’s the gender distribution at First Transit?
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A: 32.0% female, 68.0% male.
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A: around 21-30.
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