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University of St. Francis Athletic and Events Bus Driver, fill-in in Joliet, Illinois

Position Information

Position Summary

To transport University students, employees and guests to pre-determined locations using university-owned buses and vans. Also, to perform routine maintenance checks on the vehicles. Events can require either local, long-distance, or possible overnight travel.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Transport passengers on a pre-determined route and assist with route information as well as boarding and de-boarding bus.

  • Perform routine pre- and post-driving maintenance checks on the vehicles. Report any concerns, problems or faulty devices on the vehicle to administration.

  • Maintain logs and reports as required and accident/incident reports when necessary.

  • Conform to all transportation policies as established by the athletics department to create a safe environment for all passengers and the reliable, safe operation of all vehicles.

  • Adhere to all federal, state and local traffic laws and regulations governing the operation of passenger vans and buses.

  • Maintain cleanliness/upkeep of the vehicle.

  • Participate in and promote a culture of continuing quality improvement

  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements
  • Must be at least 21 years of age

  • Valid commercial driver’s license with passenger endorsement

  • One to three years of commercial driving experience

  • Valid interstate commercial driver’s license

  • Clear work history and a record of safe driving (5 years)

  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the position

  • Willingness to support the Catholic and Franciscan values

Preferred Requirements
  • Three to five years of commercial driving experience
Hours/Shift/Work Schedule

As needed.

Physical Requirements of Position

Work is performed in and around a vehicle with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards. Substantial time is spent driving a vehicle. This is sedentary work, which requires the following physical activities: sitting, walking, bending, stooping, reaching, finger dexterity, repetitive motions, talking, hearing and visual acuity. Schedule includes overnight travel, and working nights, weekends and some holidays.

Job Title: Athletic and Events Bus Driver, fill-in

Position Number: PP6801-00

Department: Transportation - Joliet, IL

Job Grade: 4

Posting Number: FP0453-16

Open Date: 09/11/2019

Open Until Filled: Yes