We are currently hiring for Part-time Van operatorsFull-time/Part-time Bus operators, and a Mechanic position.
Now Hiring at AppalCART

Mechanic I Position:

The Mechanic I works under the direction of the Shop Supervisor to assist in the implementation of the preventive maintenance program, daily maintenance repair schedule, the emergency repair of buses, vans, automobiles, and building equipment. Work also involves stocking parts and supplies, coordinating with other mechanics, and assisting in the accurate record keeping of the above. This is a full-time hourly position, based on a 40 hour work week.
This position reports to the Shop Supervisor.

Qualified Applicants must:

  • Have two years of work experience in an automotive, trucking, or transit maintenance and repair facility. 

  • A valid Class B CDL license or higher with a “P” endorsement along with a current medical certificate.


  • Starting pay at $15 / hr

  • Health and Life Insurance paid for entirely by our agency

  • Retirement contribution

  • PTO

  • Paid holidays 

If you are interested in great benefits, flexible hours, and in-house training, call (828) 297-1300, ext. 105.

Van and Bus Operators:

If you would like to become a bus driver, we welcome new drivers and offer paid training and full assistance throughout the process of obtaining your Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with a P endorsement.


Qualified applicants must:

  • Be at least 19 years of age;

  • Have 3 years of regular driving experience;

  • Have a high school diploma, GED, or the equivalent in work experience.



  • Starting pay while training $10/hour and increased to $15/hour after obtaining CDL

  • Flexible hours

  • CDL training and road testing provided

If you are interested in great benefits, flexible hours, and in-house training, call (828) 297-1300, ext. 105.

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828-297-1300 ext. 105

Thank you for your interest in AppalCART!
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