Location: Bristol, RI Category: Staff positions Posted On: Thu Apr 11 2019 Job Description:
The shuttle/bus driver provides transportation in a University owned vehicle to members of the University Community. This transportation consists of scheduled runs to and from off campus residences and locations at which students, faculty, staff and guests are engaged in Bristol and Portsmouth and other directed locations.
Operates all University vehicles in a safe manner and in accordance with posted limits and all applicable state laws.
Transports students needing medical treatment to local treatment facilities.
Ensures that shuttle van/bus capacity limits are not exceeded and that all passengers are safely seated or using grab rails prior to departure from each stop.
Must demand a high degree of courtesy, respect and be cognizant of time management.
Maintains the shuttle van/bus in a clean manner with all equipment fully functional.
Maintain statistics regarding the number of passengers which board or debark the vehicle at each location and compile statistical reports as required.
Properly prepare reports, logs and incident documentation for all activity as set out in the Shuttle Driver Handbook.
Reports all incidents and complaints to the Manager of Parking and Transportation.
Maintains strict confidentiality within the supervisory structure of Office of Student Affairs of all matters, in any way, involving the University or its agents or employees that come to the attention of the incumbent through whatever means, except as publishable in carrying out the specific responsibilities of the job.
High school diploma or equivalent.
A Medical Examiner's Certificate (commonly referred as health card) and valid CDL license with passenger endorsement.
The absence of a negligent driving record and successful passage of the mandatory nationwide criminal record check.
Prior shuttle bus driver or similar experience.
At the University's discretion, the education and experience prerequisites may be excepted where the candidate can demonstrate, to the satisfaction of the University, an equivalent combination of education and experience specifically preparing the candidate for success in the position.
As an institution committed to strengthening society through engaged teaching and learning as well as building the university that the world needs now, Roger Williams University values inclusion, seeks to reflect the diversity of the region and create access to higher education and career success.
The University seeks candidates who, through their work and life experiences, service to the community, and teaching or research, can contribute to our diversity, inclusivity, and equity goals.
Roger Williams University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable state and federal law.
For information on our Non-discrimination and Title IX policy, visit: rwu.edu/NDT9
Internal Number: 109387
About Roger Williams University
Roger Williams University is inextricably connected to Roger Williams, the 17th-century leader devoted to freedom of conscience and social justice who founded a community in Rhode Island based on those tenets. Roger Williams' philosophy, and what has been called his 'lively experiment,' nurtured the growth of vibrant and open societies. Our pursuit of excellence in education, academic accomplishment and community service is rooted in his focus on intellectual exchange, critical thinking, inclusiveness and innovation as a means of improving a free society. It is this legacy that inspires our core purpose.