J O B N O T I C E
The City of Ashland is accepting applications for the position of
Public Works Department / Mass Transit Division
Supervisor: Mass Transit Supervisor
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.
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