Motor Coach DriverPosition Number:
SAH Transit and Safe RideDepartment Homepage:
Student AffairsCompetency Level:
2 - JourneyNumber of Vacancies:
25Full Time Equivalent (FTE):
1.00Hourly Salary Rate/Range:
$11.22 - $17.56Work Schedule:
variesPosition Location (City):
Temporary StaffJob Category:
Staff - Technical/TradePrimary Function of Organizational Unit:
ECU Transit is responsible for providing a full range of transit services essential to the successful operation of the university. ECU Transit receives the majority of its funding through a special transit fee that is assessed to students as part of their university fees. As an essential department within the Division of Student Affairs, ECU Transit has two primary purposes: (1) to provide safe, reliable, efficient, and environmentally responsible transportation services to the university community; and (2) to provide a learning laboratory for students to learn and refine business management, communications, public relations, and planning skills. The department consists of full-time administrative staff, contract maintenance staff, and 150+ part-time student employees.Job Duties :
Transit services are available to support student activities, academics, campus operations, residence life, and the campus community. Over two million passenger trips are provided annually to students, staff, faculty, and visitors on established, advertised routes, to, from and around East Carolina University and the City of Greenville. Services are provided with a fleet of over forty vehicles including: thirty, thirty-five, and forty foot heavy-duty transit buses, light transit vehicles, passenger vans, and ADA compliant vehicles. In addition to bus services, ECU Transit provides a point to point van service called SafeRide to supplement the night-time bus routes and to offer a safe, convenient transportation alternative to areas not specifically served by a bus.
Charter services are available to any university recognized organizations, departments, and groups attending university sponsored events any day of the year. Charter services consist of parking shuttles, in town trips, out of town trips and multi-day overnight trips. Transportation is provided using light transit vehicles, transit buses, and highway motorcoach buses.
ECU Transit is an essential component of the on-campus and off-campus living experience at ECU. Necessary transportation is provided to students who would not have any other means to get to, from and around our campuses. ECU Transit also partners with apartment complexes greater than 500 beds to provide their student residents with express transit services during the academic sessions.Minimum Education/Experience:
To safely operate a 45 foot motorcoach bus carring up to 56 passengers within the continental United States. Often trips will be outside of the state of North Carolina and extend for multiple days. During all trips the operator is responsible for the safety and well-being of the passengers as well as the State owned motorcoach bus. The operator must know, understand, and comply with all Federal Motor Carrier Regulations for hours of service, fit for duty, and vehicle inspections.
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work. Requires appropriate licenses or certifications to operate assigned types of vehicles or equipment.License or Certification Required by the Department:
Must maintain a valid class B CDL with passenger endorsement and no air brake restriction. Must be able to meet the DOT’s physical requirements and maintain a valid DOT medical card.Special Instructions to Applicant:
* Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section. * If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment). * Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities. * All applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. (EST) on the closing date indicated.Job Open Date:
07/19/2021Job Close Date:
07/30/2021Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting:
East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status. Eligibility for Employment:
Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department for Disability Support Services at (252) 737-1016 (Voice/TTY).
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.Office of Human Resources Contact Information:
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.