Bus Operator Recruitment Self-Quiz

Have what it takes to become a Kingston Transit Bus Operator?

The questions below will help you decide if you should take the next step in becoming one of our bus operators. Complete the questionnaire below to see if this job is the right one for you.


Your Responses

QUESTION 1

Are you comfortable operating a large vehicle that is 40 feet long in all types of weather and traffic conditions?

 

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QUESTION 2

Would you enjoy interacting with a large number of customers all day, every day?

 

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QUESTION 3

Would you be comfortable assisting a diversity of passengers?

 

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QUESTION 4

Are you able to sit for several hours at a time?

 

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QUESTION 5

Are you willing and able to work a schedule that will include weekends, holidays, and nights?

 

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QUESTION 6

Are you willing to work hours that will be varied and may vary from day-to-day and week-to-week and are likely to include split shifts totalling 8 hours paid time over a 12-hour period?

 

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QUESTION 7

Are you willing to wear a uniform and maintain a professional appearance as part of your job?

 

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QUESTION 8

Are you comfortable working independently, often with little or no direct supervision?

 

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QUESTION 9

Are you comfortable dealing with customers who are rude and disorderly?

 

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QUESTION 10

Would you accept a job where your choice of work schedule and days off are based on seniority?

 

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