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*PART TIME BUS OPERATOR*


Title Description: PART TIME BUS OPERATOR
Date Posted: 9/14/2021
Deadline: UNTIL FILLED
Job Number: 128-21-M
Branch: Surface Transportation
Hours: WEEKENDS & HOLIDAYS
Union Status:

WORK OBJECTIVE:

Operating buses in City and Suburban areas. Assisting passengers, including securing wheelchair passengers; observing for and reporting unsafe or irregular conditions. Work will be specifically for weekend and holiday assignments.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

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. • Must have a neat appearance • Safe driving record • Minimum physical requirements pursuant to N.Y.S. Motor Vehicle and Traffic Law (Article 19-a) required • Satisfactory prior work and attendance records.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES:

Must be able to wear and utilize any and all personal protective equipment that may be required in the performance of duties. Ability to communicate with the public and outside agencies courteously and effectively.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Tasks involve the intermittent performance of physically demanding work, typically involving some combination of bending, squatting, reaching, climbing (stairs), twisting (arm/back) and/or rotating (arm). May also involve lifting (10 pounds), carrying (up to 10 pounds), pushing and/or pulling (10-20 pounds) materials and/or equipment. Job involves sitting for extended periods of time up to eight hours per day.

ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

95% of time is spent inside, 5% of time is spent outside, exposing employee to natural environmental conditions. Employee is exposed to fumes. Employee is also exposed to noise (bus), vibration (seat), hazards (customer assault) and motorized vehicles.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Nineteen (19) years of age. High school graduate or equivalent. Applicant must possess a New York State Commercial Driver’s License or Permit, Class B minimum, with passenger and airbrake endorsements.

NOTE:

PLEASE CALL THE NFTA HR DEPARTMENT @ 716-855-6500 FOR MORE DETAILS. TO APPLY: Send NFTA employment application, resume and cover letter specifying the job number 128-21-M to: NFTA Human Resources, 181 Ellicott Street, Buffalo, NY 14203 Or email to: application@intake@nfta.com

OTHER:

The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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