Student Drivers

Be part of the Driving Force of Maryland!

DOTS Shuttle-UM drivers provide safe, dependable and timely transportation to the university community. This position includes paid training, flexible hours and opportunities for advancement. While training for a commercial driver’s license (CDL) drivers earn $11.00/hr, which increases to $14.25/hr once training is completed and the driver earns their CDL.


  • Excellent time management skills

  • Ability to maintain punctuality and adhere to Shuttle-UM attendance policies

  • Pass a pre-employment Department of Transportation physical and drug screening

  • Successfully complete approximately 72 hours of paid training to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver’s License

  • Ability to train occasional nights and weekends

  • Maintain at least 12 driving hours per week


Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Only accepting student applicants. To apply, please fill out this online application. If you have any questions or concerns please email or call 301-314-9713.