Bus #79 Makes Its Debut

Our new bus, #79 - an MCI - made its debut "Maiden Voyage" Saturday, March 5th, 2016, when it took the Wounded Warriors (through our affiliation with Stride Adaptive Sports) to Jiminy Peak. Driver/veteran Joe Buanno of Amsterdam, drove the group accompanied by the Highway Patrol as an escort, to a weekend stay at the hotel at Jiminy Peak. 

JOBS! JOBS! JOBS!

Brown Coach is looking for a Heavy Truck & Bus Mechanic. Prospective employee must be able to obtain CDL B with passenger endorsement and pass DOT physical with drug screen. We have a fleet of 25+/- motorcoaches and mini buses. Employees must have own tools. Electrical, Diagnostic and Air Conditioning experience a plus. Benefits available and salary will be based on experience. Apply in person M-F 8-5 at Brown Coach, 50 Venner Road, Amsterdam NY 12010

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Brown Coach AND Brown Transportation have positions available now for both school bus and motorcoach drivers available now!

Our Scotia school bus office has a need year-round for drivers to apply. Contact Brown Transportation at 518-393-6634 

Brown Coach has full-time and part-time positions available for Motorcoach Drivers - apply in our office in Amsterdam, NY. 

Our sister company, Upstate Transit of Saratoga, has an immediate need for Motorcoach Drivers. 

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A CDL is desired but we will train the right individual 

Do you fit the following criteria as a driver?

  • Are you at least 21 years old?
  • Have you had a vehicle driver's license for at least 3 years?
  • Do you have a clean driving record?
  • Are you a U.S. Citizen or do you have a permanent visa?
  • Do you enjoy meeting people?
  • Do you love to travel?

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Albany College of Pharmacy Women's Basketball Team

Team photo of Albany College of Pharmacy Women's Basketball Team 

Photo taken after the team won the annual Tip-Off Tournament hosted by Brown Coach, the championship game went down to the wire with ACPHS claiming the victory by 1 point over U-Maine Augusta. 

2015 Motorcoach Operator of the Year

Brown Coach of Amsterdam, NY, was named Metro Magazine’s “2015 Motorcoach Operator of the Year.” Metro is one of the oldest and largest magazines in the world devoted entirely to the public transportation industry, especially its motorcoach and transit industry segments. Metro General Manager James Blue presented Robert and Stephen Brown, Brown Coach President and Vice President, respectively, with the award at the UMA (United Motorcoach Association) Expo in January in New Orleans. 

Brown Coach and its affiliate company, Upstate Transit of Saratoga LLC, which the brothers purchased in 2005, have a combined fleet of 49 motorcoaches providing charter, commuter and tour services. Their focus is primarily on the Northeastern United States and Eastern Canadian provinces. Additionally, they also have 3 school bus companies with a combined total of 225 school buses as well as Brown Tours and Upstate Tours, which offer motorcoach tours to destinations all over the U.S.

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