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Commercial Driver Trainee - Transit 

EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Fresno EOC is reflective of all communities we serve.
 
About the Organization Diversity Statement
Fresno EOC is reflective of all communities we serve.

Our Vision for our Agency
As an entrepreneurial agency, we bridge the gap to self-sufficiency by providing opportunities and resources, as we initiate and partner in shared community efforts to improve the quality of life.

Our Vision for Those We Serve
Empowered individuals who thrive as healthy, self-sufficient and contributing members of our communities

Our Vision for our Community
Healthy communities with equal access to social justice, jobs, education and resources.  
Description

SUMMARY

This position is for trainees enrolled in the Fresno EOC Commercial Driver Training Program to receive hands-on training and instruction for obtaining a Class B Commercial License. Transports passengers to and from their destination by driving a 7-passenger van under the supervision of a Transit Supervisor.

Assist in the fulfillment of the agency's vision, 'For Those We Serve,' by empowering individuals who thrive as healthy, self-sufficient and contributing members of our communities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Safely transports passengers from designated pick up and drop off locations.

Ensures all passengers are properly secured.

Operates wheelchair lift properly for loading and unloading.

Ensured all wheelchair equipment is stored properly prior to movement of vehicle.

Fosters and maintains good rapport with passengers.

Operates vehicle in all-weather and terrain conditions.

Uses two-way radios, table and GPS systems.

Effectively responds to emergency situations.

Preforms, documents and submits daily vehicle condition reports.

Reads, interprets and follows maps and GPS.

Performs arithmetic calculations.

Responsible for collection of fares and Scrip tickets.

Travels for agency business using personal/agency vehicle.

Maintains regular attendance and punctuality.

Works evenings and weekends as required.

Performs other duties as assigned.

 
Position Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

To execute this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION:

High school diploma or GED.

EXPERIENCE:

6 months of related experience, including the safe operation of motor vehicle required.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be at least 21 years of age.

Maintain a valid Class C California driver’s license, reliable transportation, adequate auto insurance as required by State law and insurability by agency carrier.

Pass a criminal background investigation and maintain criminal clearance.

Must possess and maintain acceptable DMV driving history.

CPR and First aid training required within six months of hire.

Willing to work non-traditional hours and days to meet the needs of this position.

Pass required drug and alcohol testing prior to employment; will be subject to continual urine and breath alcohol testing throughout employment.

Must be enrolled in the Fresno EOC Commercial Driver Training Program for Passenger Endorsement Transportation class.

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Shift -not applicable-  
Program/Dept. Transit  
Salary $12.00/per hour  
Benefits No Benefits  
Keywords  
Division Transit Systems  
Close Date  
Number of Openings 1  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Req Number DRI-18-00009  
Location Fresno- Transit  
Flyers None Specified 

Work schedule/Overtime Required

Mon - Fri

Hours may vary

some routes run on Saturday

 

This position is currently accepting applications.

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