Performs duties operating specially equipped minibuses and vans to provide safe and efficient transportation services for Transportation Disadvantaged citizens.
Graduation from high school or possession of a GED Certificate; and successful completion of the Hillsborough County Paratransit Minibus Operator Trainee period, or
One year of work experience operating a passenger vehicle for hire or nonprofit organization transporting passengers.
Possession of a valid Driver license.
JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
Work in extreme weather conditions, outdoors, driving a minibus.
Sitting for extended periods of time. Able to push, pull and lift up to 55 pounds and maneuver a wheelchair up to 600 pounds.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SOME POSITIONS
Passing a Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) prescribed physical examination, have a satisfactory driving record, and pass a background review prior to employment. Passing all required driver training and CPR and First-Aid Certification; and conformance to Departmental standards within the probationary period.
Employees in this class perform work independently and of average difficulty requiring initiative and independent judgment under indirect supervision.
CLASS: PRTMOPGENF; EST: ; REV: 10/3/2016;