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Employment Opportunities
BUS DRIVER Print E-mail

J O B    N O T I C E

 The City of Ashland is accepting applications for the position of

BUS DRIVER

Public Works Department / Mass Transit Division

Supervisor: Mass Transit Supervisor

Grade: 27

Class Characteristics: Under general supervision, operates city passenger bus following designated route and time schedule; insures safety of passengers at all times; 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 for handicapped/disabled passengers.  Insures safe operating condition of bus; checks engine, tires, fuel, lights, brakes, steering and condition of seats and floor prior to beginning route; monitors conditions during shift and takes necessary actions.  Report malfunctions to garage.  Immediately reports accidents involving bus or passenger to supervisor and Police Department.  Insure that bus is kept in clean and sanitary condition.  Issues and collects tokens and transfers; records number of passengers; prepares and maintains accurate logs and reports reference number of passengers, activities during shift, etc.  Observe posted speed limits and all operation laws, regulations, and safety precautions.  Report all out-of-ordinary activities to supervisor for immediate action.  Report all complaints/criticisms to supervisor.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Training and Experience: Graduation from high school or equivalent supplemented by one year (1) experience driving a bus or similar vehicle.

Certification/Licensing Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid commercial drivers’ license, Class “B”, with passenger endorsement as a condition of continued employment in this class.

Availability: Must perform on-call duties.

Overtime Provision: Non-exempt.

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.gov. Applicants must provide copY of: high school diplomA/ged, drivers license, and DD214, IF APPLICABLE, with application. NO FAXED APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED.

Closing Date and Time: Friday, March 13, 2015, at 4:00 p.m.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015 15:28
 
MAINTENANCE WORKER I - Parks/Recreation Dept. Print E-mail

J O B    N O T I C E

 The City of Ashland is accepting applications for the position of

MAINTENANCE WORKER I

Parks/Recreation Department

Supervisor: Crew Leader

Supervises: None

Grade: 21

Class Characteristics: Under general supervision, performs skilled, semi-skilled and manual labor work activities in the construction and maintenance of parks, cemetery, pools and city street rights-of-way, sidewalks of downtown; provides security for and enforcement of applicable city rules at parks, pool facilities; performs related work as required.

General Duties and Responsibilities: Assist in the construction, maintenance and cleanliness of parks including grounds, cemetery, buildings, pools, sidewalks, ball diamonds, playground equipment, and other sports facilities. Patrol all parks and pool property to provide security from vandalism and enforce rules and regulations on use of facilities.  Assist in maintaining city street rights-of-way.  Assist in construction of park benches and picnic tables.  Assist in setting up displays for special events held in parks.  Prepare required reports and records.  Prepare soil, plant and cultivate flowers, grass and shrubs; cut grass and trees; rake leaves.  Assist in building forms for sidewalks; act as cement finisher.  Clean pools.  Assist with minor plumbing and electrical work.  Clean and properly store equipment and tools after use.  Perform preventive maintenance on tools and equipment.  Assist with preparation of grave sites for funeral services.  Assist other departments as requested.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Training and Experience: No education or previous work experience requirements.

Certification/Licensing Requirements: Must possess and maintain a valid drivers’ license as a condition of continued employment in this class.

Availability Requirement: Must be able to respond to calls in emergency situations at all hours.

Apply: Room 301, City Building, 1700 Greenup Avenue, Ashland, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  APPLICATION DOWNLOADABLE AT www.ashlandky.gov.  NO FAXED APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED.

Closing Date and Time for Accepting Applications: Friday, March 6, 2015, at 4:00 p.m.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 February 2015 15:29