Required Qualification: As per Civil Service standards and specifications. Must be able to move heavy objects.
Must have, keep and maintain the appropriate valid Class B NYS Driver's License (CDL). In addition, must participate in the Omnibus Transportation Employee Testing Act (drug and alcohol testing) as required; have a motor vehicle record which is free from major violations or a pattern of repeat violations. (***Out-of-State Applicants, see "Special Notes").
Brief Description of Duties: The Motor Vehicle Operator will efficiently and effectively serve the campus community with deliveries to their departments for items ordered to advance their research and curriculum. The Motor Vehicle Operator will be responsible for operating vehicles with heavy loads and equipment to be delivered on and off campus locations. Duties to include the following:
Required to safely operate all motor vehicles, fork lifts, electric pallet, jacks, lift gates etc. Load and unload truck to make deliveries of heavy and regular freight to various campus departments and stockrooms, on and off campus.
Pickup and delivery of surplus equipment to and from departments. Pick up of archive boxes from departments for storage in archive warehouse.
Responsible for vehicle and equipment inspection for safety. Must report any problems and malfunctions to supervisor.
Other duties assigned as specified by the Supervisor/Manager.
Special Notes: This is a full-time position, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Mandatory rehire roster candidates have preference.
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.
Seniority for promotion is the length of service in the Operational Services Bargaining Unit. Seniority applies only to those who meet the posted qualifications/job requirements for vacant non-competitive class positions in salary grades higher than the applicants grade.
You must show how your training and experience meets the qualifications and requirements specified on the vacancy announcement. Applications failing to show the necessary qualifications will not be considered. The requirement to prove qualifications rest with the applicant.
Essential Position: This has been designated as an essential position based on the duties of the job and the functions performed. Positions that are designated as such are required to report to work/remain at work even if classes are cancelled, and the campus is working on limited operations in an emergency.
***Out-of-State Applicants: Please note as a condition of employment and in order for this position to be tendered, the successful incumbent will be required to provide evidence of a valid license and driving abstract from the state issuing the license within five business days of a conditional offer and must obtain a NYS driver's license within 30 days of acceptance of offer.
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Department/Hiring Area: Procurement - Central Services-Stony Brook University
Schedule: Full-time Shift: Day Shift Shift Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pass Days: Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date: Feb 12, 2020
Posting End Date: Feb 27, 2020, 4:59:00 AM
Salary: As per Civil Service Guidelines
Salary Grade: SG7
Appointment Type: Permanent
Internal Number: 2000263
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