UTAH TRANSIT AUTHORITY FT Bus Operator, Req210 in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah

Job Title Bus Operator-Salt Lake City Type of Posting: Internal-External Deadline August 21, 2017 at 5:00 pm Location: Salt Lake City Benefits Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance plans. Retirement and Pension plans. Free transit passes, tuition reimbursement, and a free onsite medical clinic. Job Summary Responsible for operating UTA passenger buses in accordance with UTA operating procedures, assuming responsibility for the safety of customers and equipment. Performs standard pre-post trip vehicle inspections. Communicates appropriate information to TCC, customers, supervisors, and others designated to receive such information. Answers questions from customers and others. Collects appropriate fare from passengers. Follows UTA guidelines, operating rules and procedures. Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION-TRAINING Successful completion of UTA's Bus Operator Training-Certification Program, including passing all required exams. -This job requires regular and predictable attendance. EXPERIENCE One year in a customer service role with ability to solve problems and resolve customer inquiries. At least 21 years of age. A safe driver with a valid driver's license and no more than 2 moving violations in the past 3 years. No convictions for driving under the influence of alcohol or any drugs within the past 10 years. Familiar with the Wasatch Front. Able to: -Obtain and maintain a Department of Transportation (DOT)medical card -Communicate with supervisors and customers and maintain good interpersonal relations, both orally and over the radio -Read and understand training materials, operating manuals and operating and safety rules directives -Prepare legible written reports of incidents and accidents -Operate any and all passenger buses safely -Report for assigned shift on time -Meet schedule demands, scheduled shifts, and scheduled departures -Perform the physical requirements of the job to include regular walking, floor to waist lifting up to 50 lbs occasionally-carrying up to 15 lbs occasionally, reaching, pushing, pulling, kneeling, crouching, balancing, bending, and prolonged periods of sitting and standing - OR - an equivalent combination or relevant education and experience. Pay Rate $14.00 per hour training. $16.44 - $21.69 per hour driving. This is a five year pay progression. Shift Variable shifts across a 5-day work week.