Professional Bus Driver/Mechanic

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Professional Bus Driver/Mechanic Location Alpine Department Physical Plant Job No. Posting Date 05/09/2019 End Date Until Filled Yes Appointment Date Salary $43,846 Required

High School diploma or equivalent. Must either hold or be eligible to immediately obtain a commercial driver license with an air brake endorsement. Must have experience with maintaining and operating commercial buses or related equipment. Standard office machines; moderate computer skills.

Preferred Primary Responsibilities

Responsible for maintenance of the fleet of university buses. Drive buses as needed to transport athletics teams or other university groups that reserve the buses; Perform maintenance as needed on all buses including arranging for warranty work as appropriate; Maintain maintenance records for all buses; Assure that fleet buses are maintained, cleaned, and ready for use at all times; Assure that all policies regarding use of the buses are followed; Coordinate with the roadside assistance vendor on all bus trips; Follow all safety regulations and policies. Other duties as assigned.
Responsible for personal safety and safety of others. Must exercise due caution and practice safe work habits; must actively participate in safety training program.

After hours and weekend “on call” availability required.

Position is Security Sensitive

Other Information

Hours may vary to include weekends and evenings.

Texas Law requires a 60 day waiting period before new state employees are eligible to enroll in health insurance.

It is the policy of Sul Ross State University to provide equal employment opportunity for all persons in accordance with their individual, job related qualifications and without consideration of race, creed, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status and ancestry. Equal employment opportunities shall be afforded in all personnel actions or decisions including, but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, upgrading, promotion, demotion, termination and salary. Retaliation is prohibited against a person who opposes a discriminatory practice, files a charge, testifies, assists or participates in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

About SRSU

Sul Ross State University, located in Alpine, Texas, is a member of the Texas State University System. It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees, and has an enrollment of approximately 2,000 students on campus in Alpine.

At an elevation of 4,480 feet in the scenic Davis Mountains of West Texas, and on the periphery of the Chihuahuan Desert, Alpine enjoys mild winters and cool summers. Davis Mountain State Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, Big Bend National Park and Guadalupe National Park are all within one to three hours’ driving distance from Alpine.


Instructions to applicants

How to Apply Submit letter of interest, resume, contact information for three references and completed Sul Ross application. Applications accepted until the position is filled.

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