Shuttle Driver (Part-time)

Winston Salem, NC
Sep 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Shuttle Driver (Part-time)

*Please note, Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with passenger endorsement is required for this position.

Position schedule: Monday - Thursday, 1:00 a.m. - 7:00 a.m.*

Summary: The Shuttle Driver operates university owned vehicles to provide safe transportation of faculty, staff, and students to on/off campus locations, as assigned.

Essential Functions:

  • Operates shuttle bus to provide safe transportation of faculty, staff, and students to on and off campus locations, as assigned.
  • Adheres to fixed schedules to meet customer expectations.
  • Performs vehicle pre- and post-trip inspections; reports any defects. Completes daily bus log and fuels bus, as required.
  • Maintains a clean and neat vehicle.
  • Reports found property of any items left in vehicle.
  • Completes rider logs for all persons transported and uses two-way-radio to communicate with Parking and Transportation office or Police Communications Center.
  • Builds rapport with students and employees, allowing them to have a sense of safety and security.

Required Education, Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • High school diploma with two years related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Good driving record and possession; possesses a Class B, Commercial Driver License (CDL) with passenger endorsement or the ability to obtain a CDL.
  • Ability to receive and maintain the University’s automobile insurance policy.
  • Ability to drive in all weather conditions and road hazards.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Assists in providing problem solving assistance for students.
  • Proficiency in computer use for timekeeping and training.
  • Ability to understand and follow safety procedures and make logical decisions.
  • Ability to detect problems and report information to appropriate personnel.
  • Ability to operate equipment safely, such as vehicle wheelchair lift and two-way radios.
  • Ability to document passenger ridership data through iPad technology and manually.
  • Ability to successfully complete First Aid, CPR, and Blood borne Pathogen training.
  • Ability to work during holidays, weekends, day/night shifts and overtime.
  • Ability to sit and safely drive for long periods of time and during inclement weather.
  • Ability to pass random drug tests, as scheduled.
  • Physical requirements: Light work, exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects; climbing, crouching, standing, walking, lifting, talking, hearing; visual acuity to observe unsafe/hazardous situations and conditions.
  • Ability to describe physical descriptions of people, articles, or activities, to view suspicious activities and view computer terminals. Subject to inside and outside environmental conditions; subject to occasional extreme heat and cold.


  • Responsible for own work.

Note: This position profile identifies the key responsibilities and expectations for performance. It cannot encompass all specific job tasks that an employee may be required to perform. Employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and perform job-related duties as may be reasonably assigned by his/her supervisor.

In order to provide a safe and productive learning and living community, Wake Forest University conducts background investigations and drug screens for all final staff candidates being considered for employment.

Wake Forest seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce and encourages qualified candidates across all group demographics to apply.

Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States



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