Van Operator (Temporary)
Posting DetailsPosting NumberG/R00546PWorking TitleVan Operator (Temporary)DepartmentAuxiliary Campus Transit OperationsAbout the University of Georgia
The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websiteEmployment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date02/10/2019Posting Date01/24/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens Area EOO Statement
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.Duties/Responsibilities
Please approximate the percentage of time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week. List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries – do not go below 5% time per assigned duty.Duties/Responsibilities
Safe operation of ADA vans according to predetermined schedule and completing the associated paperwork.Percentage of time95Duties/Responsibilities
Occasional non-driving duties such as vehicle washing and attending safety meetings.Percentage of time5Position DetailsClassification TitleTemporary Service/Maintenance (NE)FLSAUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE0.49Minimum QualificationsPosition Summary
Transport passengers with registered disabilities in an accessible van to and from various campus locations in accordance with applicable laws and department procedures. Assist passengers entering and exiting the vehicle as necessary. Inspect vehicle before, during, and after shift to ensure vehicle is in proper operating condition. Complete necessary paperwork, including time sheets and vehicle condition reports. Operates other vehicle equipment such as electronic AVL equipment and wheelchair ramps.Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position
Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies
Good communication skills and an ability to work effectively with people of various backgrounds, physical, emotional, and developmental disabilities, and skill levels. Ability to work with a tablet, handheld radio, and learn to operate company software.Physical Demands
Sit for long periods of time, lift up to 15 pounds, and assist securing a wheelchair with restraints.Is this a Position of Trust?Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoIs driving a requirement of this position?Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)Posting Specific Questions
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