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Bus Operator 8/24/2016

University of Arkansas Fayetteville, AR

Company
University of Arkansas
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
15853
AJE Ref #
575970351
Location
Fayetteville, AR
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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SUMMARY OF JOB DUTIES

The Bus Operator will drive a transit bus on campus and city streets to safely transport members of the campus community and the general public on fixed scheduled bus routes. This position will perform a prescribed pre-operational safety maintenance check, as well as accumulate and record statistics for daily reports on fixed route service. Other duties as assigned.

Regular, non-disruptive, and reliable attendance is an essential job duty, as well as the ability to create and maintain collegial, harmonious working relationships with others.

RAZORBACK TRANSIT OFFERS PAID CDL TRAINING TO HELP YOU OBTAIN THE REQUIRED COMMERCIAL DRIVER S LICENSE FOR THIS POSITION.

Minimum Qualifications

Please ensure that all relevant application materials include details addressing the minimum qualifications. Applicants not meeting the minimum qualifications will be disqualified from consideration.

* The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma

* Age 18 or older

* A valid Arkansas Driver s License in good standing

* Must be able to communicate clearly both in writing and verbally, as evidenced in application materials

* Must be able to pass DOT physical examination and obtain a DOT medical examiners certificate

DOES THIS JOB REQUIRE ANY LICENSE(S)/CERTIFICATION(S)*
Yes

IF YES, PLEASE SPECIFY
Commercial Driver's License & DOT Medical Certification

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

* A valid Class B Commercial Driver s License with passenger endorsement

* Customer service experience

* Experience in positions regulated by the Americans with Disabilities Act

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAS)

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS POSITION

For questions regarding reasonable accommodations please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Compliance 479-575-4019.

Occasionally:

* Balancing
* Kneeling
* Lifting
* Sharps
* Standing
* Walking

Frequently:

* Climbing
* Crawling
* Crouching
* Driving
* Feeling
* Fingering
* Pulling
* Pushing
* Reaching
* Stooping

Constantly:

* Driving
* Grasping
* Hearing
* Repetitive motion
* Sitting
* Talking

The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; and/or visual inspection at distances close to the eyes., The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines where the seeing job is at or within arm s reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades tasks of a non-repetitive nature, such as carpenters or technicians. , The worker is required to have visual acuity to operate motor vehicles and/or heavy equipment., The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned (i.e., custodial, general laborer, etc.) or to make general observations of facilities or structures (i.e., security guard, etc).

PHYSICAL CONDITIONS (HISTORICAL DATA)
Job provides minor annoyances. Unpleasant sights or odors may be encountered. Noise levels due to machinery or equipment in use might preclude normal conversational levels.

WORK SCHEDULE
Monday - Saturday 6:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. (flexible 4-8 hour shifts)

OVERTIME ELIGIBLE
Yes

Is this position weather/ event essential*

If yes, the employee in this position will report to work at the scheduled time when the University is closed due to inclement conditions. Yes

WORK LOCATION/BUILDING
Fayetteville Campus - Razorback Transit Maintenance Facility

BENEFITS ELIGIBLE
No

APPOINTMENT PERCENT
0

SALARY/HOURLY RANGE
$11.50 - $12.00 with Class A or B License, $11.00 without

DOES THIS POSITION REQUIRE A MOTOR VEHICLE REPORTS CHECK*
Yes

DOES THIS POSITION REQUIRE A BACKGROUND CHECK*
Yes

IF YES, PLEASE SPECIFY

* Criminal background check

* Sex offender registry check

* MVR check

* Drug screening

* DOT physical

DOES THIS POSITION REQUIRE A SUBSTANCE ABUSE TEST*
Yes

PRE-EMPLOYMENT SCREENING REQUIREMENTS

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check, sex offender registry check, MVR check, drug screening, and DOT physical. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

Additional Benefits

More information on employee benefits can be found here: http://hr.uark.edu