AVL Coordinator

1 month ago
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Management & Above
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Transdev Services


Transdev North America is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming


  • Works a split shift during AM/PM peaks (5AM - 8AM & 130PM - 630PM)
  • Assist the dispatcher with Automated Vehicle Location tools, 100% dedicated to AVL systems (RM and Avail)
  • Send out timely Text/Mobile Alerts to GRTA, GCT and internal stakeholders
  • Update RM and Avail as the operation progresses (Split routes, change operator information, logins)
  • Correct AM Exceptions/and PM exceptions before end of shift
  • Enter the RM schedule for the following day
  • Monitor AVL - buses off route, late, early - communicate directly with the dispatcher
  • Monitor the "Log-Off" screen in RM and avail when Operators begin pulling back in
  • Answer the GRTA Emergency phone
  • When Operators call into dispatch for their 10-10/10-11, AVL Coordinator is to check and ensure the bus in logged in before leaving the yard
  • Pull reports from AVL systems


Education, Licensing, and Certifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent, such as GED, required


  • Experience working in a central control environment for a large public transit agency, with emphasis on GPS tracking and data management software

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Knowledge of data collection, analysis and reporting
  • Critical thinking and on the spot decision making
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Knowledge of Excel, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
  • Ability to work and communicate effectively with others

Physical Requirements:

  • Work in all types of weather conditions 
  • The employee may be required to work after normal business hours 
  • Nature of work requires working in a confined and highly stressful environment; sitting for extended periods of time; constantly viewing display monitors; and working weekends, nights, and holidays when needed. 

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Drug testing and background check
  • Testing related to job requirements

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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.

Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants.  Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
EEO is the Law Poster:

Drug free workplace

If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check


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