CREW LEADER / BUS DRIVER

CREW LEADER / BUS DRIVER

Description :

J O B    N O T I C E
 
The City of Ashland is accepting applications for the position of
 
 
CREW LEADER / BUS DRIVER
Finance Department /Mass Transit Division
 
 
Supervisor:    Mass Transit Superintendent / Department Director
Supervises:    In absence of Superintendent, Drivers, Maintenance Worker, Secretary, 
                        Interns, Seasonal Staff
Grade:           106

Class Characteristics:
   Under general direction, operates city passenger bus following set protocol; assists in supervision of division personnel as needed and in the absence of the Division Superintendent; performs related work as required.
 
General Duties and Responsibilities:     Drives bus on designated route and time schedule to pick up and discharge passengers at designated locations; occasionally transports passengers on special charters and tours.  Uses lift and provides assistance to handicapped/disabled passengers.  Ensures safe operating condition of bus prior to beginning route; monitors conditions during shift and takes necessary actions.  Reports accidents immediately involving bus or passenger to supervisor and Police Department.  Ensures that bus is kept in clean and sanitary condition, including bus washing and detailing.  Issues and collects tokens and transfers.  Records number of passengers; prepares and maintains accurate logs and reports.  Observes and abides by posted speed limits and all operation laws, regulations, and safety precautions.  Reports all out-of-ordinary activities and malfunctions to supervisor and/or garage for immediate action.  Reports all complaints and criticisms to supervisor.  Performs curb-to-curb trips for passengers enrolled in the Paratransit program.  Performs additional cleaning and clerical work as directed.  Performs other related duties as assigned.
 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Training and Experience:   Graduation from high school or equivalent supplemented by three (3) years directly related work experience including supervisory duties.
 
Certification/Licensing Requirements:  Must possess/maintain a valid commercial drivers’ license, Class “B”, with passenger endorsement, as a condition of continued employment in this class.
 
Availability Requirement:  Must be available on nights and weekends in addition to normal business hours (on-call).
 
Overtime Provision:  Non-exempt.
 

Contact :

Apply:   Human Resources, Room 301, City Building, 1700 Greenup Avenue, Ashland, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  APPLICATION DOWNLOADABLE AT www.ashlandky.govApplicants must provide copy of: high school diploma/GED and COMMERCIAL drivers license with application.  NO FAXED OR EMAILED APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED.
 
Closing Date and Time for Accepting Applications:   MONDAY, AUGUST 20, 2018,
                                                                                                          at 4:00 p.m.
 
 Equal Opportunity Employer

Deadline for Applying : Aug 21, 2018