Summary of Job Duties
The City of Aurora is seeking a qualified individual for the position of Van/Bus driver to perform transportation services for Youth in our Day Camp programs, Adults in our day trip programs, and youth in our after school programs to various locations in the city of Aurora, Metro Denver and the State of Colorado.
Oversees and assists in recreational and/or sports activities in a specialized, multi-site or excursion setting.
This is a temporary, part-time position with no benefits. Hours vary from 10-35 hours per week.
Perks included with this position:
Free admission and meals to all events, museums, theaters, tours, dining adventures and all other trip destinations.
This posting will remain open until a sufficient pool of qualified applicants are obtained; however, it is subject to close at any time without prior notice.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Operates 20+ passenger and 14-passenger van, and a 65 passenger bus
Transports Aurora program participants to various locations within and sometimes outside the Metropolitan area
Acts as escort to excursion program participants
Monitors participants for compliance with rules and regulations
Monitors behavior of participants while in transport
Purchases tickets, meals, and pays for other excursion-related expenses with a City purchasing card or city funds as designated
Assists passengers when boarding or disembarking from vehicles
Assists with packages, supplies, or other items as appropriate
Operates wheelchair lift, wheelchair securement system, and assists wheelchair passengers in entering and exiting vehicle
Completes reports before and after each excursion
Trouble-shoots minor problems on excursions
Maintains the vehicles in a safe manner
Cleans interior and exterior of vehicles as needed
Responds to emergency first aid when required
Attends staff meetings, defensive driving courses or other training as assigned
Informs fleet maintenance of safety related maintenance needed or suspected
Performs pre and post operative vehicle checks and maintenance
Completes accident/incident reports as required
Performs additional duties as assigned
Licenses, Equipment and/or Certificates Required:
Valid driver license.
Colorado Commercial Driver's License Class B Certification with P2 Passenger endorsement required.
Current First Aid and CPR Certification preferred.
This position may require the incumbent to occasionally use personal equipment (e.g. vehicle, cell phone, tools, etc.) in the course of their employment.
For Veteran's points: Please show all of your employment history, including military service and related documentation (DD214) on the application.
The City of Aurora is an equal opportunity employer. We are required by state and federal agencies to keep certain statistical records on applicants. It will not be used in any way to discriminate against you because of your sex, race, age, sexual orientation, creed, national origin, disability or military status, gender identity, unless related to a bona fide occupational qualification as defined by the Colorado Civil Rights Commission and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
If you need assistance in completing this application, please feel free to contact our office at: 303-739-7225 or visit us at 15151 E. Alameda Pkwy., Suite 3500, Aurora, CO 80012.
City Of Aurora, CO