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Plan Ahead...Pay it Forward Initiative -- Updated 4/14/2015 12:45:41 PM

Important SmarTrip Add Value Notice: Effective April 1, 2015

  • DASH riders now have to add value to their SmarTrip® Cards before boarding the DASH bus.
  • Empezando desde el 1 de Abril, usted no podrá agregar dinero a su tarjeta SmarTrip® en los autobuses de DASH.
  • ከኤፕሪል 1 ጀምሮ መንገደኞች ዳሽ ባስ ላይ ከመሳፈራችሁ በፊት ካርድዎት ላይ በቂ ገንዘብ መኖሩን ያረጋግጡ 

    For more details on the "Plan Ahead...Pay it Forward" initiative, please visit

    Employment Opportunities

    DASH is accepting applications for the following positions:

    To apply for the following positions, please download and fill out this application: Employment Application (PDF format)


    Bus Operator

    Drive for the Best. Work for a Company that Really Cares About Its Employees!

    The Alexandria Transit Company is looking for customer focused individuals for the position of full-time DASH Bus Operator with the following qualifications:

    • Excellent and proven customer service skills
    • Verifiable and stable work history
    • Clean driving record, no suspensions/revocations
    • Availability to work 7 days a week, evenings, weekends, and/or split shifts
    • Knowledge of the street system in the City of Alexandria or the ability to read and understand maps thoroughly
    • Applicants with a Class B CDL with passenger and air brake endorsements from their jurisdiction of residence are preferred. Alexandria Transit Company may be willing to train qualified candidates who are able to obtain the CDL license during the training period

    Alexandria Transit Company offers a competitive salary and benefits program including:

    • $16.00 per hour after completion of training
    • Company paid employee health coverage
    • Best 401(k) Retirement Plan in our industry
    • Paid vacation and sick leave
    • Performance and attendance incentives
    • A fun place to work in a progressive and growing organization

    Contact 703-746-DASH (3274) between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday for information or an application. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

    Bring current copy Motor Vehicle Record and Criminal History Report from jurisdiction of residence. Official documents must be presented. For more information, visit How To Obtain Your Criminal History Report.


    Bus Mechanic

    The Alexandria Transit Company is looking for individuals for the position of full-time bus mechanic with the following qualifications:

    • High School/GED required
    • Experience in all phases of repair and maintenance (heavy diesel vehicles preferred)
    • Minimum of 2 years journey level experience with a good driving record
    • Class B CDL with P endorsement preferred
    • Willing to work day or evening shifts
    • Alexandria Transit Company offers an excellent salary and benefits package