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St. Lawrence University University Driver (temporary position) in Canton, New York

Position Information

Position Title University Driver (temporary position)

FLSA Non-Exempt

Primary Responsibilities

Operates a vehicle/van safely and efficiently. Follows specific regularly scheduled routes, charter routes or responds to requests from the Transportation Coordinator, dispatch or management for unscheduled pick ups or drop offs. Assists the passengers in boarding and exiting vehicle. Loads and unloads luggage, packages and other items.

Reports any vehicle accidents or other safety situations to the dispatch center immediately.

Inspects exterior and interior of vehicle at beginning of each shift for properly operating headlights, turn signals, brake lights, interior courtesy lamps, checks fluids, air-conditioning or heating, warning lamps, mirror adjustment, properly inflated tires, windshield wipers, vehicle damage, etc. prior to moving vehicle.

Responsible for ensuring inside and outside of vehicle are properly cleaned and fueled on an ongoing basis. Keeps interior of vehicle neat and orderly.

Monitors vehicle condition and records malfunctioning items or damage and notifies the dispatch center to have a work order submitted.

Accurately completes driver trip sheet for each shift with information including driver’s name, vehicle number, number of passengers, pick up and drop off times, mileages, fares, destinations, etc. Records passenger name and university ID number.

Customer service skills that respectfully communicate with passengers in a courteous, friendly and professional manner.

Perform all other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Must be 21 years of age or older and meet university requirements for driving a university vehicle. Must possess a valid Driver’s License (CDL License preferred) with no convictions or at-fault accidents, DWAI, DWI, or DUI convictions within the last year. Work experience in a driving or related position preferred. Applicant must be willing to submit to a detailed background check.

Preferred Qualifications

Prior professional driving experience.

Status (FT, PT, Seasonal, Temp) Temporary

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number ST00469

Desired Start Date 08/06/2018

Open Date (to accept applications)

Close Date (date applications will not be considered)

Open Until Filled Yes

Special Instructions to Applicant

Please complete the online application form and include contact information for professional references. Upload a cover letter and resume in the Applicant Documents section of the application form.

Offers are conditioned upon successful completion of a background (including criminal records) check.

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

  • Resume

Optional Documents

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