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DATTCO Coach Bus Driver Trainee in Bridgeport, Connecticut

Coach Bus Driver Trainee

Department: Coach & Tour

Location: Bridgeport, CT


Do you dream of becoming a professional coach bus driver? Now is your chance!

DATTCO is offering free training to help you earn a Commercial Driver-s License (CDL). Once licensed, you will be assigned a position as Shuttle Driver, Activity Transport Driver, Commuter Driver or Motor Coach Driver in our Coach & Tour Division.

Already have a CDL? Great! We will help you obtain the necessary endorsements to drive for us.

Training will not affect unemployment benefits

DATTCO Offers:

  • Family-oriented culture & team environment

  • Drivers love working here. Our employees gave us the highest ratings in the industry on

  • Promotion opportunities - we promote from within

  • Competitive compensation

  • Medical & dental insurance

  • Life & disability insurance

  • 401k plan with company match

  • Paid time off

  • Training

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Safely negotiate routes through varied terrain and geographic areas.

  • Interact with clients, customers, sub-contracted drivers, and fellow company drivers in a courteous, friendly, and professional manner.

  • Assist passengers in boarding and exiting the vehicle and load and unload luggage from a rack, storage bays, or overhead compartments.

  • Inspect vehicle before and after shift to ensure operational safety. Operate assigned vehicle in a safe and courteous manner.

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records to include trip sheets, customer transportation forms, vehicle maintenance, fuel purchases, incident and accident reports, vehicle condition reports and other records requested by management.

  • Exemplify excellent customer service through respectful, courteous, cooperative, and polite treatment of others.

  • Perform minor maintenance tasks on assigned vehicle(s) as needed. Fuel assigned vehicle(s) as required.


  • Valid driver-s license with clean driving history.

  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills.

  • Excellent customer service skills.

  • Open availability to work based on varied customer schedules

  • Flexibility to work multi-day trips with overnights away from home

  • Ability to work independently.

DATTCO is a third generation, family-owned company and we are New England-s largest private passenger transportation company. Learn more about us at

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Questions? Contact Susan at (860) 385-0012 or

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.