Performs trainee 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
One year of work experience operating a van or larger vehicle; for hire or non-profit organization.
Possession of a valid Driver license.
JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
Note: To be acquired during the training period.
Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below. Note: Incumbents function in a trainee capacity to gain proficiency in the duties listed below and become eligible for promotion to Paratransit Minibus Operator.
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, a satisfactory driving record, and pass a background review prior to employment. Passing all required driver training and possession of a valid CPR and First-Aid Certification; and conformance to Departmental standards within the probationary period.
SPECIAL PROBATIONARY NOTE
CLASS: PRTMOPGNTD; EST: 12/27/2015; REV: ;