Bus Driver

Posting Details

Posting Details

Position Number: 119313
Title: Driver, Bus
Functional Title: Bus Driver
Category Status: 22-Nonexempt, Contingent 2
Applicant Search Category: Staff
University Authorized FTE: 100
Unit: VPSA-Transportation Services
Hiring Range Minimum: $31,867.00
Hiring Range Maximum: $38,240.00
Campus/College Information:

Founded in 1856, University of Maryland, College Park is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Our 1,250-acre College Park campus is just minutes away from Washington, D.C., and the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers of power. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, and a myriad of research entities, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations is simply unparalleled. Synergistic opportunities for our faculty and students abound and are virtually limitless in the nation’s capital and surrounding areas. The University is committed to attracting and retaining outstanding and diverse faculty and staff that will enhance our stature of preeminence in our three missions of teaching, scholarship, and full engagement in our community, the state of Maryland, and in the world.

Position Summary/Purpose of Position:

Operate transit vehicles consisting of cutaway vans, 30’ buses, 35’ buses, and 40’ buses to transport passengers along assigned routes or designated point to point service. Ensure the road worthiness of each vehicle by performing a pre-trip inspection prior to vehicle operation and properly clean, fuel and secure the vehicle following the conclusion of the driving shift as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

Two years in the operation of medium or heavy duty commercial passenger vehicles. OTHER: Valid Maryland Commercial Class B Driver’s License (CDL) with passenger endorsement. Employees will be subjected to drug and alcohol education and testing as required under Federal Highway Administration and the State of Maryland regulations.

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Additional Information:
Posting Date: 08/18/2017
Closing Date: 11/24/2017
Open Until Filled No
Physical Demands

Driver must sit for long periods of time and requires intense concentration, particularly in poor driving conditions in various vehicle types

Diversity Statement:

The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.

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