Bus Operator Examiner

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting NumberS04076PWorking TitleBus Operator ExaminerDepartmentAuxiliary 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 websitetps.uga.eduPosting TypeInternal (PEP)Retirement PlanTRSEmployment TypeEmployeeBenefits EligibilityBenefits EligibleFull/Part timeFull TimeWork ScheduleAdditional Schedule Information

This position offers a 40 hour work week.
Exam Schedule Times May Vary.

Advertised Salary$ 29,796Posting Date10/04/2019Open until filledNoClosing Date10/31/2019Proposed Starting Date11/18/2019Special Instructions to Applicants

You must be a current employee of the University of Georgia to be eligible for this position.

Location of VacancyAthens Area EEO Policy 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.

Position Information

Classification TitleService/Maintenance WorkerPay GradeFLSAJob FamilyAdministrativeFTE1.00Minimum Qualifications

Requires are least a high school diploma or equivalent. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Preferred QualificationsPosition Summary

The Bus Operator Examiner will ensure compliance with state and federal rules and regulations pertaining to third party driver examinations and safely operate a transit bus on scheduled routes and charter operation in conformance with University, state and federal requirements and policies.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

Applicant will obtain Examiner certification, and possess a valid commercial driver’s license with passenger endorsement

Physical Demands

Sitting for long lengths of time; pushing & pulling of large diameter steering wheel; occasional reaching

Is driving a responsibility of this position?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? NoDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?YesDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)NoCredit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.



Safe Operation of buses on route and occasional charters.

Percentage of time50 Duties/Responsibilities


Perform duties as a third party CDL examiner reporting to Georgia Department of Driver Services as an UGA employee.

Percentage of time25 Duties/Responsibilities


Wash buses and perform other non-driving related duties as required from time to time.

Percentage of time10 Duties/Responsibilities


Attend training and safety meetings when scheduled and required.

Percentage of time10 Duties/Responsibilities


Complete paperwork associated with assignments completely and in a timely manner.

Percentage of time5Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you possess a valid driver's license?
    • No Response
    • No
    • Yes
  2. * Are you a current employee of the University of Georgia?
    • No Response
    • No
    • Yes
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume/CV
    2. Cover Letter




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    Posted: 10/17/2019
    Application Due: 11/1/2019
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