Published: Mar 11, 2013 11:01 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) - Miami-Dade Transit is looking to hire part-time bus operators.
    
The department will accept applications online at www.miamidade.gov/jobs starting on Monday through March 25th.  Trainees earn $14.61 per hour. After completing a 10-week training program, they earn $15.38 per hour.
    
A statement from the county says employees are also eligible to apply for other positions within Miami-Dade Transit "offering them career advancement within the largest transit department in Florida and one of the largest in the United States."
    
Applicants will undergo a background screening and physical exam. They must have a high school diploma or a General Education Diploma (GED), a photo identification such as a Florida driver's license, proof of having passed the General Knowledge, Air-Brake and Passenger Transport test sections of the Commercial Driver License (CDL) exam.

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