At Stony Brook Medicine, Bus Drivers drive full-sized passenger buses on state facility grounds or over the road. Incumbents may post manifests and other records of goods and people transported in order to document safe delivery. They are responsible for the welfare and safety of their bus and passengers while on duty .
Duties of a Bus Driver may include the following but are not limited to:
Drives a full-sized passenger bus both on and off State property in order to transport people and material as required.
May map routes, itineraries, and points of call.
Supervises or personally performs the loading or unloading of personal property on buses.
Posts manifests, inventories, and other records of goods and people transported.
Keeps a written record of trips, mileages, stopovers, purchases of gasoline, oil and other materials, as well as bridge and road tolls.
Reports apparent major malfunctions and needed repairs to appropriate supervisory or maintenance staff.
Performs routine maintenance of passenger buses to ensure that personnel and material are moved as required.
Washes and cleans vehicles.
Changes tires and inflates to proper pressures.
Replaces windshield wiper blades.
Checks adequacy of appropriate fluid levels for radiator, battery, and crankcase. Adds fluids as appropriate.
Checks horn, directional lights, head, tail, parking, and emergency lights for proper operation. Replaces fuses or bulbs as appropriate.
Checks proper operation of braking system. May add fluid to master cylinder as needed.
May operate communication equipment to monitor road, weather, and traffic conditions to insure safe and timely travel.
Other duties associated with this title:
Drive Mammography Mobile to Host sites. Flexible schedule of days and hours as required to accommodate travel time to and from sites.
Site visits to ensure adequate facilities and safety. May map routes, itineraries, and points of call.
Maintains log of required maintenance, mileage, and fueling. Moves or carries cargo onto, into, off of, or out of the vehicle operated.
Moves or caries cargo from the vehicle to the delivery or storage point.
Must adhere to and maintain manufacturer required maintenance schedule and deliver vehicle for such by working with the program coordinators and maintaining accurate records. Will also collaborate on vehicle appearance maintenance requirements.
Operate and maintain vehicle, including fueling, recommended service, and daily inspection checklist.
Required : Candidates must possess a valid Class B New York State driver license. Candidates must have passenger endorsement on their license.
Working knowledge of the Vehicle and Traffic Law as it applies to the safe and legal operation of vehicles operated.
Working knowledge of simple automotive repair and maintenance procedures.
Working knowledge of routes to specific locations normally visited.
Ability to physically operate assigned vehicles safely and effectively under various road conditions.
Ability to plan routes to specific locations and to properly estimate time required to reach the locations.
Ability to perform routine maintenance on vehicles operated.
Ability to communicate orally for the purpose of exchanging information.
Bilingual in Spanish.
Customer Service experience.
High School Diploma.
Special Notes : Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.
Posting Overview : This position will remain posted until filled or for a maximum of 90 days. An initial review of all applicants will occur two weeks from the posting date. Candidates are advised on the application that for full consideration, applications must be received before the initial review date (which is within two weeks of the posting date).
If within the initial review no candidate was selected to fill the position posted, additional applications will be considered for the posted position; however, the posting will close once a finalist is identified, and at minimal, two weeks after the initial posting date. Please note, that if no candidate were identified and hired within 90 days from initial posting, the posting would close for review, and possibly reposted at a later date.
Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.
All Hospital positions maybe subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary.
This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.
This function/position maybe designated as "essential." This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.
Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements:
Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services*
Complete electronic reference check with a minimum of three (3) professional references.
Successfully complete a 5 panel drug screen*
Successfully complete a Background Check investigation.
Provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s).
Failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.
*The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination .
Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.
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Official Job Title: Bus Driver
Job Field: Bus Driver
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Radiology Mobile Mammography-Stony Brook University Hospital
Schedule: Per Diem Shift: Variable Shift Hours: As needed Pass Days: Variable
Posting Start Date: Feb 18, 2021
Posting End Date: Mar 5, 2021, 4:59:00 AM
Salary Grade: SG8
Internal Number: 2000045
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