Switzer-Carty is pleased to announce that it was a successful bidder in the recent competitive bid process for school bus routes for Student Transportation of Peel Region servicing both the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board and the Peel District School Board.
Burlington, Ontario – December 2012
This new award, which will commence in September 2013, will see Switzer-Carty operating almost 400 school buses in Brampton and Mississauga.
“We are obviously very pleased with this award and want to thank STOPR for placing their confidence in us” said Jim Switzer, President & Chief Executive Offi cer. “We fully support the Province’s plans to bring greater accountability, more economic service and safe transportation to the school bus market through an open, transparent and competitive procurement process. The Peel process was an excellent example of a well run, fair process”.
“Switzer-Carty has been operating in Brampton since September 2011 and in that time we have demonstrated a commitment to safe, on-time operations and a strong focus on our customers. Student safety is a priority for Switzer-Carty in getting students to school ready to learn. We do that by employing the finest drivers and support staff we can and Doug Carty and I would like to thank our current employees for the industry leading efforts they put in every day,” continued Switzer.
“We look forward to continuing our efforts on a larger scale and look forward to introducing ourselves to school administrators, teachers the students and their parents in the months to come, particularly in our new area of operations in South West Mississauga.”
In the coming months Switzer-Carty will be holding employment open houses to introduce ourselves to drivers, technicians and branch staff who might be interested in joining the Switzer-Carty team.
Anyone interested should visit www.switzer-carty.com or our Facebook page to apply for employment and to stay informed about upcoming employment open houses.