Van Buren County Public Transit, 610 David Walton Drive, Bangor, MI 49013
Applications available from Van Buren Public Transit
Telephone: (269) 427-7921
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Full-Time Exempt Posting Date: September 20, 2017 .
Full Benefit Package Application Deadline: Until Filled .
DEPARTMENT: Public Transit
PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.
Supervise all Transit Drivers and the Mechanic
Hiring, Training, Monitoring and Reviewing Employee Performances
Monitoring Vehicle Maintenance
Record keeping, including statistics required by Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)
Monitoring of fuel and waste oil
Supervise the upkeep of the facility and grounds
Monitor Driver and Mechanic attendance, schedules and assignments
Conduct operational planning and monitor overall coordination of Maintenance/Driver operations
Assist in scheduling and record keeping, report of Federal Transportation Administration Drug and Alcohol testing requirements
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:
Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent experience in applicable discipline with Supervisor/Managerial
Must have valid driver’s license and exemplary driving record
Must possess or acquire a Class C Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Passenger (P)
endorsement within 60 days of hire
Ability to operate a computer and related software, and ability to operate general office machines
Strong knowledge of transit operational and vehicle practices, procedures, regulation, laws
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT AND/OR WORKING CONDITIONS:
Work is performed under the direction of the Public Transit Director
Work is performed in an office environment, with occasional exposure to adverse environmental
conditions when performing road supervision of drivers
Ability to lift/carry up to and in excess of 25 lbs.
Ability to work varying shifts as necessary to monitor all employees 6:00AM to 8:00PM
Under the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Regulations, this position is a Safety-Sensitive position
and included in the drug and alcohol testing pool, and is subject to reasonable suspicion and post-
accident testing for drugs and alcohol.
Van Buren County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.