The Transit Bus Driver is responsible for driving the Texas A&M University transit routes as scheduled and providing customer service by assisting passengers with questions on policies, routes, etc. We need an individual who subscribes to and supports our commitment as stated above. If the above description sounds interesting to you, we invite you to apply to be considered for this opportunity. Please note: This is a 10 month position working from mid-August to mid-May.
Education and Experience:
High school graduation or any equivalent combination of training and experience
Two years’ work experience
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrate the ability to operate several types of buses and vans to the extent of maneuvering safely through congested traffic conditions, adverse weather and road conditions
Exhibit a high degree of mental concentration and independent judgment
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others
Required Registrations, Certifications, and Licenses:
Valid vehicle operator’s license and good driving record
Must be able to obtain State of Texas class 'B' vehicle operator's license (Commercial Drivers License with passenger endorsement and air brakes endorsement) within 45 days of employment
Starting Pay: $14.01 per hour
Drives Texas A&M University transit routes as scheduled. Operates assigned equipment in a safe manner and in adherence to all University and Transit policies as well as local, state, and federal laws
Provides customer service by assisting with questions on policies, routes, checking ID’s, accurately documenting passenger counts, para service, etc
Conducts a proper pre and post trip vehicle inspection and note any discrepancies at the beginning and end of every shift
Reports any potentially hazardous vehicle maintenance or safety issues immediately to a Transit Supervisor or dispatch
Responsible for cleanliness of all equipment assigned during shift
To Apply: https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/TAMU_External/job/Transit-Bus-Driver_R-024245
Instructions to Applicants: Applications received by Texas A&M University and TAMHSC, must either have all job application data entered or a resume attached. Failure to provide all job application data or a complete resume could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. We encourage all applicants to upload a resume or use a LinkedIn profile to pre-populate the online application.
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
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