Shuttle Driver

Brunswick, ME



Posting Details

Title
Shuttle Driver
Posting Number
C00240JP
Department
Safety and Security
Job Summary

The Shuttle Driver is responsible for providing on-demand transportation services to Bowdoin students within the Brunswick area. The Driver will operate a 7 passenger van, provide superior customer service, maintain a clean vehicle, operate radio communication device and complete daily/weekly reports. The shuttle service operates Sunday thru Wednesday 6:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m. and Thursday thru Saturday 6:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m. This is a part-time position to help cover the shifts listed above.

Education/Skills Requirements

High school diploma or GED required Demonstrated excellent customer service skills Strong, diplomatic verbal communication skills Good judgment and decision making ability Dependable, punctual and courteous. A valid Driver's license and the ability to meet the requirements of the College's Motor Vehicle Use Policy required. The successful candidates will be subject to a background check (criminal and MVR ).

Experience Requirements and/or Equivalents

At least 1 year of experience driving multi-passenger vans (at least 7 passenger vans) in all weather conditions. Demonstrated experience working evening/night shift

Standard Work Days and Hours

The shuttle service operates Sunday - Thursday 6pm - 1am, Friday and Saturday 6pm - 1:30am. At a minimum, casual drivers are required to drive one 8 hour shift per month, and are expected to be flexible to assist with schedule coverage as needed. The shuttle operates whenever the students are in session.

About Bowdoin

Bowdoin College is a highly selective liberal arts college, enrolling approximately 1,800 students. Through a need-blind admissions policy, the College meets 100% of students' demonstrated financial need with no loans. 32% of students identify as students of color, an additional 5% are international, and 45% receive financial aid. Bowdoin is a dynamic living and learning community committed to fostering pluralism, building community, and nurturing a commitment to the common good.

The College seeks academically and culturally diverse faculty and staff, welcoming applicants from diverse backgrounds, and/or who have experience working collaboratively with diverse populations. Bowdoin is set in the coastal New England town of Brunswick, Maine. Brunswick, a town of 22,000 residents, brings together elements of both city and country living including cultural offerings, a variety of restaurants, and four season activities for outdoor enthusiasts. Bowdoin's historic 215-acre campus, comprising 120+ buildings, is a brief walk to downtown Brunswick, and is 25 miles from Portland and about 120 miles from Boston.

Shift
Third Shift
Employment Category
Casual
Benefits Eligible
No
Pay Type
Hourly
Background Check Package Requirements
Support Staff + MVR
Is driving a vehicle (e.g. Bowdoin vehicle or off road vehicle, rental car, personal car) an essential function of this job?
Yes
Is a pre-placement physical required for this position?
No
Posting Date
09/05/2019
Applications Accepted Until

Open Until Filled
Yes
Type of Posting
Internal/External
Special Instructions to Applicants

EEO Information

Bowdoin College complies with applicable provisions of federal and state laws that prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment, admission, or access to its educational or extracurricular programs, activities, or facilities based on race, color, ethnicity, ancestry and national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, marital status, place of birth, genetic predisposition, veteran status, or against qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities on the basis of disability, or any other legally protected statuses.



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