Shuttle Bus Driver - Regular - CDL Required

Employer
Towson University
Location
Towson, Maryland
Salary
$17.58 per hour
Closing date
Sep 14, 2021

Job Details

Shuttle Bus Driver - Regular - CDL Required

Job Purpose
Towson University (TU) is one of the nation’s top 100 public universities. Located north of Baltimore, TU currently enrolls over 22,000 students and is the second-largest university in the prestigious University System of Maryland. Towson University values diversity and fosters a climate that is grounded in respect and inclusion to cultivate the intellectual and personal growth of the entire university community.

Parking and Transportation Services has immediate openings for Shuttle Bus Drivers. Various schedules are currently available. Some schedules may include weekend hours. These drivers are responsible for ensuring the safe transport of community members who utilize the University shuttle and charter services.

Description
Drives shuttle vehicle on fixed or demand service routes; performs daily vehicle inspections in accordance with CDL requirements; drives charter routes as required; serves as an informational source to passengers; documents any maintenance issues; assists with event parking as required; and performs other duties as may be required.  Break work assignments will likely require the incumbent to perform light duty building maintenance tasks and work outside.

Qualifications

  • One year of experience driving any type of vehicle. Preference will be given to those with at least one year of experience in the operation of medium or heavy-duty commercial passenger vehicles.
  •  A valid Commercial Class B License (CDL) with passenger endorsement, no more than 5 points and possession of CDL with no airbrake restriction or ability to remove air brake restriction within 60 days of hire. The university will provide training & cover the initial cost of testing to remove the air brake restriction.
  • All candidates must be able to pass a Maryland Department of Transportation pre-employment physical and employees will be subjected to drug and alcohol education and testing as required under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the Department of Transportation (DOT), and State of Maryland regulations. 

Salary and Benefits 
$17.58 per hour and full University benefits that include annual leave, up to 14 holidays, personal and sick days; excellent health, life, and retirement plans; and tuition remission. Applicants with TU or USM service may receive salary credit. To learn more about our benefits, click here.

If you are motivated, innovative, and team-oriented, we would love to hear from you. For consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume with your online application.

This position will be open for a minimum of 14 days.

The safety of our students, faculty, staff, and neighbors has been our top priority and the focus of every one of our decisions since the earliest days of the COVID-19 pandemic. The University System of Maryland (USM) has recently determined that mandating a COVID vaccine for all faculty, staff, and students at all schools in the USM is both a reasonable and necessary means of protecting our health and safety. As a prospective hire at TU, proof of your full COVID19 vaccination must be demonstrated before you begin employment with the University.

Apply
To view and apply to current job openings please visit www.towson.edu/jobs.

Office of Human Resources
8000 York Road
Towson, Maryland
21252-0001

Towson University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: [email protected].

Towson University is a smoke-free campus.

Organization

Towson CampusTowson University (TU; www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, and is Baltimore’s largest comprehensive university, and the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls over 18,000 undergraduates and nearly 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Towson University offers many cultural, educational and athletics programs and events that are open to the public ranging from concerts and lecturers to Division I college sports.

Towson Students Our centrally located campus sits on 330  rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of  Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington  D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.  The town of Towson, MD. has a population  of approximately 52,000, with tree-lined  streets, shops, restaurants, movies, bookstores, a county library branch, live music venues, and is in walking distance of the TU campus. Towson was established in 1750 and is the seat of Baltimore County government.

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