BUS OPERATOR

The Muscogee Nation   Okmulgee, OK   Full-time     Other
Posted on March 14, 2024

MUSCOGEE (CREEK) NATION

Seeking a BUS OPERATOR

Description: Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, operates buses and various vehicles providing safe and efficient transportation services to tribal citizens and the general public.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Shall transport passengers along a designated route in a safe and timely manner. 2. Pre-Trip vehicle prior to operation including checking items such as fuel, engine oil, water, tires and lights, utilizing vehicle safety checklist. Post-Trip at the end of the shift. 3. Maintain vehicles in clean and proper working condition; report repair needs. 4. Observe legal, safe and defensive driving practices. 5. Assists handicapped passengers with boarding, seating, and exiting the vehicle. 6. Responsible for and capable of operating lift and/or ramp equipped vehicles and securing passengers who require mobility devices. 7. Understand and follow oral and written directions. 8. Read, interpret and follow rules, regulations, policies, and procedures. 9. Maintain records and logs (mileage, passenger count, etc.) 10. Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others. 11. Perform basic first aid as necessary and in accordance with established guidelines and procedures.

REQUIRED TRAINING: 1. Mandatory training per FTA on Drug and Alcohol Policies and Procedures. 2. Annual Vehicle Pre-Trip Inspections Training and Post-Trip Inspection Training. 3. Annual training on procedures for handling Blood-borne Pathogens. 4. Passenger Service and Safety (PASS). Recertification every three years. 5. Defensive Driving, safe driving techniques and procedures. Recertification every two years. 6. First Aid and CPR basic techniques and procedures. Recertification every two years.

Minimum Requirements: Must possess a valid Oklahoma driver's license and be able to obtain an Oklahoma Class B Commercial Driver's license with a Passenger Endorsement during the 60-day probationary period. (Training will be provided to qualified applicants.)

Preferred Requirements: Class B Commercial Driver's License with Passenger Endorsement. Three years experience in the Transportation and/or Transit fields.

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 Muscogee (Creek) and Indian Preference