Bus Driver

Job description

Bus DriverJob no: 500777
Position type: Staff Part Time
Benefit Status: Non-Benefited – Non-Union
Campus: UMass Lowell
Department: Parking and Transportation
Salary: $15.00-$18.50 an hour depending on experience
Applications Open: May 23 2019
Applications Close:

General Summary of Position:

Part-time Bus Drivers are temporary, non-benefited, non-unit positions. Will act as customer service representatives and drive University buses (class-C) on designated routes transporting community members between various locations on campus.

Transportation drivers will be a source of information for parking and transportation questions. In addition to driving responsibilities, employees will be cross-trained in other areas of the department, including office assistant work, parking attendance and transportation dispatching. Proper filing of this paperwork will also be required.

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

  • High School Diploma or GED/equivalent
  • Ability to pass a defensive driving course
  • Driver’s License with ability to get a CDL Class C
  • Ability to obtain a DOT Health Card
  • Clean driving record
  • Clean CORI Background check
  • Passing Pre-Employment and Random Drug Testing
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Additional Considerations:

    • Past experience working in Higher Education
    • Experience driving in a school atmosphere
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Word

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Valid CDL Driving License with Passenger Endorsement

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    This is a temporary, part-time, non-benefited, non-unit position.

    Initial review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. However, the position may close when an adequate number of qualified applicants is received.

    Please include a resume with your application. Names and contact information of three references will be required at the time of application. Submission of a cover letter is optional.




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    Posted: 5/24/2019
    Application Due: 7/23/2019
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