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Title Description: MAINTENANCE
Date Posted: 6/12/2018
Job Number: 027-18-M
Hourly Rate: 15.0583 STARTING RATE; $24/0932 FULL RATE
Union Status: ATU 1342


DESCRIPTION OF POSITION: Department: (Clerical Unit) Bus Maintenance Location: Cold Spring Stockroom Nature of Work: Expediter/Truck Driver/ Receiving, Distributing, & Issuing Parts, Filing, & As Assigned This job involves all work normally done in the Cold Spring Stockroom.


The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. It is not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. • Determines stock consumption and requirements, and prepares necessary departmental records for inventory of materials and supplies. • Maintains control of an office environment through a variety of clerical duties, including telephone use, and organizes and maintains files. • Handles material per inventory control functions as it relates to the storage, maintenance, and issuance of parts, supplies, and equipment. • Drives a forklift, uses a forklift, and loads and unloads trucks. • Receives, sorts, examines, and collates routine records and report data. • Recognizes, investigates, and reports facts concerning inconsistencies and irregularities in work performed. • Organizes and maintains office records and reports. • Performs normal and expedited office procedures; collects, sorts, and distributes office correspondence. • Inputs and processes data using automated systems. • Exercises judgement relative to the discovery and reports of unsafe and irregular conditions; protects all Company property during job performance. • Performs additional duties, as assigned.


Must be able to wear and utilize all required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Must be able to take instructions and assignments to qualify for work in other classifications. Must be able to use and operate a typewriter, computer terminal, calculator, and other common office equipment consistent with practical standards of speed and accuracy. Also, must be familiar with other modern office equipment including copier, faxes, and printers. Must develop knowledge of Company's policies pertaining to the work involved. Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Must be able to maintain effective working relationships


Tasks involve the movement of materials to and from storage areas within the central warehouse. These activities include bending, lifting, and moving a variety of materials that can exceed over 70 pounds with the assistance from co-workers and/or mechanical material handling equipment.


Work is performed in the central warehouse with exposure to outside elements.


Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent combination of education and experience. Pass initial typing exam with 35 words per minute. Must pass testing in Excel Spreadsheet and the Clerk’s Test. Must have a CDL Class B permit with passenger and air brake endorsement. Must be able to obtain and maintain a Class B license with passenger and air brake endorsement within 90 days of appointment. IN ACCORDANCE WITH FEDERAL REGULATION 49 CFR PARTS 653 & 654, THIS IS A “SAFETY SENSITIVE” POSITION, SUBJECT TO DRUG AND ALCOHOL TESTING. PARTICIPATION IN THE BLOODBORNE PATHOGEN PROGRAM IS REQUIRED.


TO APPLY: Send NFTA employment application, resume and cover letter specifying the job number 027-18-m to: NFTA Human Resources 181 Ellicott Street Buffalo, NY 14203 Or email to:


The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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