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Updated Aug 3, 2022

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Found 555 of over 564 reviews
3.2
51% Recommend to a Friend
First Transit President Brad Thomas
64% Approve of CEO

Found 555 of over 564 reviews

3.2
51%
Recommend to a Friend
64%
Approve of CEO
First Transit President Brad Thomas
Brad Thomas
186 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "The people are great and very amicable.(in 27 reviews)
  • "Good benefits for management and driver at some locations.(in 23 reviews)
  • "Behind the wheel training was good.(in 11 reviews)
  • "Great Manager; was very supportive of each person that reported to her.(in 9 reviews)
  • "good salary plus o.t the needed to hire the right people(in 8 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great

    Jun 20, 2022 - Bus Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great staff at first transit

    Cons

    At first hard to get the hang of

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good Workplace

    Aug 3, 2022 - Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    They stress safety all the time

    Cons

    Work hours can change, and may not be predictable

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  3. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Overall good

    Jul 2, 2022 - Para Transit Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Overall a good company to work for. The hours sucked in the beginning

    Cons

    Crappy hours when you first start

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  4. 1.0
    Former Employee

    Pay

    Jul 24, 2022 - Bus Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Decent Pay Flex Good Schedule

    Cons

    Missing Checks Management Plays Favoritism

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    tech in charge

    Jun 13, 2022 - Technical Recruiter 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    good working environment with supportive leadership

    Cons

    none to speak of at this time

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Bus Driver

    Jun 12, 2022 - Cdl B Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great environment. All good work and people.

    Cons

    No cons. Everyone andeverything is ok

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  7. 3.0
    Current Employee

    forced review to view jobs

    Jun 22, 2022 - Paratransit Bus Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    they exist to make a profit

    Cons

    no work life balance due to OT

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  8. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Bad

    Jul 8, 2022 - Bus Driver in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Like some employees, money is good

    Cons

    Hate management, don't treat drivers right

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  9. 1.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Sucks

    Jun 29, 2022 - Bus Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    There is no pros to working here this company sucks

    Cons

    Everything about this company sucks

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Love the job

    May 21, 2022 - Driver 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Jod helps people in bad predicaments

    Cons

    Can't really say nothing bad about being here

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First Transit Reviews FAQs

First Transit has an overall rating of 3.2 out of 5, based on over 564 reviews left anonymously by employees. 51% of employees would recommend working at First Transit to a friend and 40% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, First Transit employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at First Transit. This rating has decreased by -5% over the last 12 months.

51% of First Transit employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated First Transit 2.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.9 for culture and values and 2.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at First Transit to be career development, coworkers and the cons to be culture, benefits, management.

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