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First Transit


First Transit is North America’s leading provider of public transit management and contracting services; managing transport systems on behalf of transit authorities, cities, municipalities, universities, airports and private businesses across the United States and Canada.

First Transit has over 50 years of experience in fixed-route, paratransit, shuttle services, brokerage call centers, on-demand response, inmate transportation and much more. We are the largest provider of university campus transit services in the US, providing service to students/staff at over 25 campus including Princeton University, University of Texas at Austin and University of Minnesota.

While efficient transportation management and operations are the cornerstones of our service delivery, each of our partnerships depends completely on the quality and capabilities of our employees. From recruiting, hiring, and retaining operators, supervisors, managers, and skilled maintenance technicians to developing career-focused transit managers, First Transit relies on having the right people in the right jobs.

Our commitment to internal promotion has allowed a great number of employees to exceed their career goals. First Transit employs people who are committed to providing solutions for an increasingly congested world, keeping people moving, and communities prospering.


· First Transit covers more than 362 million annual fleet miles

· Carries around 317 million passengers each year

· Operates in 39 US states, Puerto Rico and 4 Canadian Provinces

· Operates 11,200 buses

· Operates in 242 locations

· Employs 15,000 people

First Transit Website

Career Opportunities

More Than a Job, a First Transit Promise

First Transit employs people who are committed to providing our customers with the highest levels of quality and customer service. We deliver what we promise.

Our winning local and regional teams of operators, technicians and managers always have the full backing and resources of FirstGroup, the world’s leading transportation company. First Transit offers exciting transit jobs and management careers with substantial opportunity to advance from your initial role into positions of even greater responsibility and reward. Our commitment to internal promotion has allowed a great number of employees to achieve and exceed their career goals.

First Transit Inc

600 Vine Street
Suite 1400
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Toll Free: (866) 244-6383
Local: (513) 241-2200