YRT/VIVA Special Constable - General Info

Welcome and congratulations on taking the first step towards a rewarding career as a York Region Transit (YRT)/Viva Special Constable.  A career as a YRT/Viva Special Constable is a dynamic profession for candidates who seek new challenges, possess sound intra-personal relationship skills and a have desire to serve the public.

YRT/Viva Special Constables are entrusted to protect and serve customers utilizing YRT/Viva services by balancing both enforcement application and education.  Suitable candidates will be required to serve customers of YRT/Viva by providing the highest quality customer service in addition to safety/security protection.

As part of the application, candidates are required to participate in a pre-interview screening process.  This website provides an outline of the standardized tests currently in use.