EZ RIDER Bus Operator in MIDLAND, Texas
Complete training and development classes as provided by the direct supervisor Knowledge of city of Odessa and Midland urban street network leading to ability to drive any and all routes in Midland and Odessa. Safely operate revenue service vehicle (fixed-route/para-transit) irrespective of weather, traffic and road conditions and be consistent with timing and schedules provided by scheduler/dispatch, printed route maps, or directed by the Director of Operations. Comply with federal mandates and local policies as they relate to assisting boarding and departing passengers with disabilities in a safe, courteous, and conscientious manner. Comply with CFR Title 49 (Subtitle A, Section 37.167), which states that operators will, "....announce at least transfer points with other fixed routes, other major intersections and destination points, and intervals along a route sufficient to permit individuals with visual impairments or other disabilities to be oriented to their locations. Perform and report findings on pre-trip/post-trip inspection of assigned vehicles as requested by Director of Operations and or the General Manager. Follow fare collection policies for fixed-route and para transit service; operate electronic fare box system, and report issues or concerns to direct supervisor. Complete reports as requested by Director of Operations and or the General Manager for passenger trips, revenue, and revenue hour and mile collection Consistent attendance is a requirement for this position. Interact with general public, and all MOUTD EZ-Rider passengers in a professional and courteous manner at all times. Some outside working hours may be required for special events or Safety Training. The Director of Operations assigns all work schedules and approves all leave or schedule assignment changes in advance. Shifts and schedules may vary EZ-Rider during regular operating hours. Operators are responsible for being available for all MOUTD EZ-Rider scheduled operating hours which is M-F 6:15 AM to 6:15 PM and Saturday 8:15 AM to 4:15 PM. MOUTD EZ-Rider reserves the right to change shift and schedules as needed to accommodate customer need. Must have reliable transportation to report to shift as assigned. Must pass drug test and physical.