CAREERS

Careers

Shawnee Mass Transit District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals are hired solely upon the basis of their qualifications and ability to fulfill the requirements of the job.

Shawnee Mass Transit District has an ongoing commitment to the creation of a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All policies and practices will be administered without regard to race, color, creed, age, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, marital status or disability. We comply with all local, state and federal laws pertaining to employment and discrimination will not be tolerated.

Benefit package that includes the following:

  • Paid Holidays – 12 per year
  • Paid Vacation Days – Starts out with 12 per year
  • Paid Sick Days – 12 per year
  • Paid Personal Days – 3 per year
  • Health/Dental/Vision Benefits
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Retirement Pension (Through IMRF)
  • Qualifying employer for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) 
Shawnee Mass Transit District human resource manager

Current Openings

Shawnee Mass Transit District is seeking drivers for Alexander, Johnson, Massac, Pulaski and Union County. Possession of a State of Illinois CDL with Passenger Endorsement is preferred but not required. Training is available for qualified applicants with an excellent driving record. Application Materials can be downloaded at shawneemtd.com. Please call 618-658-8382 or email ahodge@smtdil.com for application procedure. Shawnee Mass Transit District is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Riding with us is easy.

1.

CALL DISPATCH

To schedule a ride, simply contact dispatch at 866-577-6278. A dispatcher is standing by to talk with you and discuss your transportation needs. Requests for transportation should be made 24-48 hours in advance.

2.

TELL US YOUR DESTINATION

Let the dispatcher know who, when, where you are and where you’d like to go. Be prepared to let them know how many people will be riding and if you need a return trip.

3.

WAIT PATIENTLY

You’ve done all you need to do! Relax, wait patiently and let us take care of the scheduling. Be ready 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pickup time. Remember, same day service is not guaranteed and 24 hour notice is required for our Inter-City Routes (Metropolis to Paducah, Cairo to Carbondale and Cairo to Cape)

4.

ENJOY YOUR RIDE!

Enjoy the ride! Our clean fleet of vehicles are well maintained on site via an experienced crew of mechanics and state of the art facility. You can count on us when you need us the most!

Riding with us is easy.

1.

CALL DISPATCH

To schedule a ride, simply contact dispatch at 866-577-6278. A dispatcher is standing by to talk with you and discuss your transportation needs. Requests for transportation should be made 24-48 hours in advance.

2.

TELL US YOUR DESTINATION

Let the dispatcher know who, when, where you are and where you’d like to go. Be prepared to let them know how many people will be riding and if you need a return trip.

3.

WAIT PATIENTLY

You’ve done all you need to do! Relax, wait patiently and let us take care of the scheduling. Be ready 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pickup time. Remember, same day service is not guaranteed and 24 hour notice is required for our Inter-City Routes (Metropolis to Paducah, Cairo to Carbondale and Cairo to Cape)

4.

ENJOY YOUR RIDE!

Enjoy the ride! Our clean fleet of vehicles are well maintained on site via an experienced crew of mechanics and state of the art facility. You can count on us when you need us the most!

Purchase a monthly pass!

BENEFITS:
Shawnee Mass Transit District bus pass