One year experience in the operation of a transit bus or passenger van. Experience working with elderly and disabled persons preferred.
Basic first aid procedures
Traffic laws and safety requirements involved in the operation of a public transit bus
The geography and street layout of the City of Glendale and of the valley-wide transit service
The operation of several types of passenger buses, lifts, safety equipment and various types of vehicle fueling systems
Assist persons with disabilities
Provide courteous customer service to the public at all times
Follow oral and written instructions
Operate a two-way radio system
Operate a mobile data entry system
Communicate effectively verbally and in writing
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other City employees and the public
Maintain clear and accurate records, logs and reports
Determine the best route to travel from one location to another and provide estimate times for arrival
Effectively respond to emergencies on and around the bus
Any equivalent combination of training and experience, which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, is qualifying.
Must obtain a valid Arizona Class C Commercial Driver's license with Passenger endorsement within 45 days of hire.
Weekend, evening and call back duty required.
Applicants will be required to undergo drug and alcohol testing prior to employment and will be subject to further drug and alcohol testing throughout their period of employment in accordance with the City of Glendale Substance Abuse policy.