Switzer-CARTY Wins 154 Bus Contract with Services de transport de Wellington-Dufferin Student Transportation Services
Burlington, Ontario – January 10, 2018
Switzer-CARTY is pleased to announce that it was a successful bidder in the recent request for proposal for school bus routes for Services de transport de Wellington-Dufferin Student Transportation Services consortia servicing five different school boards Conseil scolaire de district catholique Centre-Sud, Conseil scolaire Viamonde, Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board (Dufferin County only), Upper Grand District School Board and the Wellington Catholic District School Board.
Starting in September 2018, Switzer-CARTY will be operating 154 school bus routes in the Guelph area for STWDST.
“We are very pleased with the award we received from the Services de transport de Wellington-Dufferin Student Transportation Services,” said Jim Switzer, President & CEO of Switzer-CARTY. “Switzer-Carty has a proven track record and experience in entering new areas and bringing high quality, reliable customer service to the families serviced by the local school boards. We look forward to bringing our high-quality service delivery to the Guelph area in the fall of 2018.”
“At Switzer-CARTY, we pride ourselves in being extremely focused on both our customers and our employees. Switzer-CARTY has earned a reputation of delivering outstanding customer service and safety to the students and families we transport every day.” Switzer added “We have the best employees in the business and their incredible focus on customer service has resulted in Switzer-CARTY being the fastest growing school bus company in Ontario. We started with 65 buses in September 2011 and with this win we will operate almost 1,200 buses this coming September.”
Switzer-CARTY will shortly begin efforts to open a local branch facility in Guelph to dispatch and maintain its fleet and will hire staff from the local community for school start-up in September 2018.
“Switzer-CARTY’s reputation of high-quality service is a direct result of the high-quality professionals who make up the Switzer-CARTY team. We are excited about offering opportunities to existing dedicated school bus professionals in the Guelph and surrounding area and having them become a member of the Switzer-CARTY team starting this summer.”
Anyone interested in joining the Switzer-CARTY team may apply for employment here. Visit us on Facebook or re-visit this website to stay informed of upcoming employment open-houses which Switzer-CARTY will be hosting within the community to meet and greet people interested in employment opportunities.