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  • Part Time Paratransit Bus Driver- Nassau County, NY

    Job Locations US-NY-Garden City
    Posted Date 1 month ago(10/15/2018 12:23 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-9179
    Position Category
    Driver/Operator - Bus, Paratransit, Taxi, Limo, Shuttle
    Internal Code
    #TNA
    Internal Reference
    516
    Internal Code 3
    Ind1
    Company/Division
    Transdev Services
  • Overview

    Part-Time Paratransit Drivers needed in Nassau Country, NY 

     

    Transdev is hiring Part-Time Paratransit Drivers in Nassau County, NY to provide passengers with disabilities with safe, friendly transportation in vehicles designed for wheelchair lifts, seats and other special access. This position focuses on non-emergency medical transportation, but we welcome candidates with experience in customer service, home health-care, and providing high-quality patient or other care. Transdev proudly serves our communities with ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) transportation. Come join the largest private-sector operator of public transportation in North America one that cares about its employees, passengers and their communities.

     

    Why Drive With Us?

    • Starting hourly rate $18.11 after training
    • Weekend only up to 20 hours
    • We offer paid training, a competitive salary and benefits package

    Responsibilities

     

    • Drive a transit bus and transport passengers around Nassau County, NY in a safe and courteous manner
    • Greet passengers, ensure fare payment and maintain a safe environment
    • Notify dispatch of any incidents, accidents, mechanical concerns
    • Other duties as required

    Qualifications

     

    • 21 years old or older with a high school diploma, GED or equivalent
    • A valid NY State CDL Class B or higher driver's license with full passenger air brakes in good standing is required.Previous bus or heavy duty vehicle driving experience preferred
    • Excellent customer and communication skills
    • Weekend only, up to 20 hours.

     

    Physical Requirements Include Ability to:

    • Sit for extended periods of time
    • Lift, push, pull, and carry tools, objects, or equipment above shoulder level without assistance
    • Move up and down stairs easily
    • Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping

       

       

    Pre-Employment Requirements:

    • Must submit to drug testing, physical examination, and a criminal background check

     

     

     

    For more information please visit our website at www.transdevna.com/careers

     

    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: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm

     

    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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