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Bus Driver Hiring Event, Wednesday June 29, 2022 $1,000 Hiring Bonus

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 995812BR Location Orlando, Florida, United States / Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted Jun. 22, 2022

Job Summary:

The Walt Disney World Resort invites you to be our Guest and explore Transportation Bus Driver opportunities at our upcoming Job Fair on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, from 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Come meet our Recruitment Team to learn more about our dynamic teams that provide unparalleled resort stay experiences! !


The Walt Disney World® Resort is recruiting Transportation Bus Drivers who are positive, dependable, and focused on maintaining the safety of our guests as they travel throughout multiple routes within our parks and resorts. As a part of our passionate team, you would be expected to observe Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations and other state and local traffic laws and meet the Department of Transportation Physical Standards.

A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) is not necessary to be considered for the Transportation Bus Driver role but will be required if hired into the role. Candidates must obtain/have a valid Florida Driver's License to begin the CDL process. If selected, you will receive paid training to obtain your CDL, and the company will reimburse the cost of the CDL.

Transportation Bus Drivers receive a starting rate of $18.00/hourly.


LIMITED TIME $1,000 HIRING BONUS ONLY AVAILABLE UNTIL October 1, 2022

$1000 Hiring Bonus (First payment after 90 days = $250 and Second payment after 150 days = $750)

To be eligible for the sign-on bonus, cast members must be in the position continuously for at least 90 days after hire and be employed by The Walt Disney Company at time of payment. A cast member is hired after the successful completion of Disney Traditions or one full day of employment. To be eligible for an incentive bonus after 150 days, cast members must remain employed in the position continuously for at least 150 days and be employed by The Walt Disney Company at the time of payment. Payments will be made approximately two weeks after the 90 and 150-day milestones, respectively. Bonus payments are subject to applicable taxes and other legal withholding. Disputes concerning eligibility to a bonus payment shall be resolved by Walt Disney World Recruitment in its sole and absolute discretion. The incentives offered herein are subject to change at any time, with or without notice. Cast Members hired prior to July 3, 2022 or after October 1, 2022 will not be eligible for an incentive award.

With our Disney Aspire program, eligible hourly Cast Members receive 100% of tuition paid upfront for partner institutions!

Event Details

When: Wednesday, June 29, 2022, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM




Where: Walt Disney World Casting Center
1515 E Buena Vista Dr
Orlando, FL 32821

  • To reduce wait time, it is strongly encouraged that you apply in advance process may take up to three hours to complete
  • Process may take up to three hours to complete


Please note: If you are not able to attend our in-person job fair, no worries! Please click on the link below to apply for the role in your area of interest and attend a virtual interview offered 7 days a week from 8:00 AM – 9:00 PM!!

Transportation Bus Driver- Full Time, Walt Disney World


Parking: Parking is available in the Grapefruit Garage.


*If on the day of the job fair you feel sick or have any symptoms of COVID-19, we ask that you stay at home and call us at 844-559-2278, Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST to reschedule your interview.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain safety of our guests while operating vehicles, including buses and passenger vans
  • Conduct vehicle inspections, which include a high level of memorization
  • Take ownership during emergency situations
  • Greet and provide a warm welcome to our guests as they board the vehicle
  • Spiel and communicate with guests over a microphone to provide safety and other information
  • Knowledge of all routes & roadways to all destinations within the Walt Disney World Resort, including Theme Parks, Waterparks, Resort Hotels, and Disney Springs
  • Routes often change with short notice due to Guest demand
    • Safely drive in various environments, including pedestrians, wildlife, and other . Guest vehicles in different lighting scenarios & inclement weather
    • Assist guests with boarding
    • Operate an accessibility lift
    • Push & pull wheelchairs
    • Involves lifting, bending, stooping, and twisting while using belts and straps to secure the guests to provide a safe ride
    • Load/unload Electronic Convenience Vehicle (ECV) and folding strollers.
    • Interact with a professional motor vehicle software Interact with a professional motor vehicle software system
    • Responsible for keeping vehicles clean and presentable at all times
    • Prolonged standing to perform and maintain crowd control during peak operational hours in outdoor settings during different weather conditions

Basic Qualifications:

  • At a minimum, qualified Candidates must have at least 5 years of current valid licensed operating experience which must be continuous, and the last three years must have been in the United States. If the license was held in Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, or any US Territory, a valid US Driver's License from the continental United States, including Hawaii and Alaska, must be currently held for 1 year.
  • Must be at least 21 years of age due to licensed driving requirements
  • Ability to communicate both verbal and written information to guests and Dispatch Operators
  • Proven record of following state and federal motor vehicle regulations
  • Must meet The Department of Transportation Physical Standards and Regulations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Florida CDL Class A or B with Passenger Endorsement
  • Related Bus Driver experience
  • Bilingual

Additional Information:

SCHEDULE AVAILABILITY :
Our Theme Parks and Resort Hotels operate 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and some shifts may start as early as 5:00am while some may end as late as 3:00am, 4:00am or 5:00am. Please note that the principles of seniority are used to schedule all roles.


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About Walt Disney World Resort:

Since opening in 1971, Walt Disney World Resort has played an important role in many childhood and family memories. Today, hundreds of millions of guests from around the globe visit this magical place to enjoy a Disney vacation. Through a combination of creativity, innovation and technology, the resort immerses guests in classic Disney tales and new kinds of family entertainment. Drawing from a rich heritage of storytelling, Walt Disney World Resort cast members bring Disney magic to life through unmatched attention to detail and superior guest service.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business we call Walt Disney World Resort.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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