Position is responsible for providing transportation services for students, faculty/staff and visitors of Ohio University to include scheduled university routes, on-demand transportation resources, accessibility transport, special event accommodations and chartered travel. Position focuses on providing excellent customer service and safe, efficient and reliable transport to customers with adherence to all university, state and federal laws and regulations. Duties Include: 1. Operates transportation services for students, faculty/staff and visitors of Ohio University to include scheduled university routes on-demand transportation resources, accessibility transport , special event accommodations, and chartered travel. Provides superior customer service and safe, efficient transport to customers with adherence to all university, state, and federal laws and regulations. Assists with handling of equipment/luggage, materials & supplies. Performs routine vehicle inspection activities and maintains proper transportation documentation to ensure compliance with all position requirements. May assist with routing planning for chartered travel. 2. Assists with transportation dispatching and ride request scheduling as needed based on transportation request demand utilizing scheduling software to meet campus transportation needs. 3. Responsible for cleaning, inspecting and general maintenance duties associated with university fleet to include washing and fueling of vehicle.
Knowledge of transportation and driver safety practices typically obtained by a high school degree or GED or equivalent and a minimum of 1-2 years of related experience. Skill in operation and maintenance of motor vehicles is required. A valid Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with airbrake and passenger endorsements are required, or must be obtained within 60 days of employment. Candidates must demonstrate a safe driving record and pass required physicals, background checks, and drug/alcohol screenings during course of employment. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is acceptable. Specific knowledge, certifications, and licensure will apply at the position level.
Knowledge of University passenger transport procedures*.
(*developed after employment)
Planning Unit: Vice President for Finance & Administration
Department: Transportation & Parking
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Casey Hendershot - firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment Type: intermittent regular
Minimum of $12.99 per hour
Internal Number: 37753
About Ohio University
Ohio University is home to one of the nation’s friendliest and most picturesque campuses. But more importantly, it’s where you can become part of a two-century tradition of excellence and embark upon a rewarding career that will make a real difference. From teaching and research to admissions, facilities maintenance, and residence life, our faculty and staff propel Ohio University’s mission of helping students become their best selves. OHIO offers competitive compensation and outstanding benefits. For a complete list of employment opportunities, please visit www.ohiouniversityjobs.com.Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity affirmative action institution. For more information about Ohio University’s policies prohibiting discrimination and harassment, visit www.ohio.edu/equity.