Public Transit Bus Driver (Part Time)
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Dothan, AL 36303
Wiregrass Transit Authority Is seeking candidates for the position of Part Time Transit Drivers. Transit Drivers transport passengers throughout Houston County from origin to destination. We currently operate a fleet of 18 vehicles. Hours of operation are Monday – Friday 5:30 am – 5:30 pm. Job Duties include, but are not limited to: 1. Readies and inspects vehicles, including safety items, cleanliness and general appearance, at launch and throughout the day in order to insure safe and efficient operation of equipment. Reports any equipment defects as prescribed by DOT policy and procedures. 2. Transport citizens to various locations; drive to and from destination as assigned by Supervisor. 3. Operates two-way radio and onboard tablet for professional routine communication with dispatch center and other vehicles as well as to report accidents, emergencies, or other unusual situations related to equipment and/or passengers. 4. Record and maintain all fuel, mileage and trip records; maintain daily inspection records for vehicles. 5. Responsible for proper securement of passengers and mobility devices, and safe evacuation of passengers in any emergency situation. 6. Assures compliance with WTA fare policy. 7. Promotes good passenger relations through courteous treatment of passengers and providing information regarding system operations. 8. Completes and submits incident reports and other information requested by WTA. 9. Returns and secures vehicle at WTA yard in accordance with established procedures. 10. Requires working day, early morning, afternoon and split shifts. 11. Requires maintaining punctual and regular attendance to provide dependable service to the public. 12. Operates a paratransit vehicle providing demand-responsive service to persons with disabilities and the general public on assigned routes and schedules. 13. Perform related duties as required.