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Bus Driver/Facilities Helper


TITLE: Apply Bus Driver/Facilities Helper
Facilities Services
DATE POSTED: 10-21-2021
REPORTS TO: Fleet Coordinator
SCHEDULE: Full-time position with primarily daytime hours on weekdays, but responsibilities will require additional hours and flexibility that include evenings, weekends, and overnight travel.
POSITION DESCRIPTION:

LeTourneau University offers year-round transportation for our students, including daily transit from our Longview campuses, and some summer, evening, and weekend trips.  The primary role of the candidate is as a passenger bus driver while school is in session.  Secondary role as a Facilities helper during summer, semester breaks, and between scheduled trips. 

Primary Role:

  • Transport students to and from the university, following a preplanned route according to a specified schedule
  • Conduct daily routine safety inspections and report all findings to Fleet Services Coordinator
  • Inspect and adjust engine fluid levels and fuel the bus, in addition to other aspects of a regular maintenance schedule
  • Keep interior and exterior of the buses clean daily
  • Maintain required transportation record and report any traffic violations and accidents to supervisor and proper authorities
  • Operate bus in a safe manner that complies with state and local law and in a way that demonstrates Christian care and principle at all times
  • Assist passengers upon boarding and exiting the bus at their destination when necessary

Secondary Role:

  • Assist in routine services among facilities department consisting of any of the following: general maintenance repairs, cleaning, mechanic, and grounds care.
  • Attend/participate in safety and training meetings
  • Ability to work in a team environment
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • High School diploma or GED
  • Maintain a valid fully unrestricted Commercial Drivers License CDL Class “B” with Airbrake and Passenger endorsements
  • Must be 21 Years of age
  • Minimum of three (3) years of commercial driving experience
  • Good driving record with no DUI or convictions
  • Able to maintain a D.O.T. physical.
SALARY: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and other qualifications. LeTourneau University offers an innovative healthcare package with a personal budget, telemedicine, year-round support, and more options. LeTourneau University also provides life insurance, contribution to a retirement program, and tuition assistance.
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE: Immediately
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION:

Applications will be reviewed in the order received and will continue until the position is filled. In accordance with applicable provisions of federal law, applicants for employment who are in agreement with the educational mission of LeTourneau University and applicants for admission to educational programs or activities are considered without discrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, handicapping condition, national origin or genetic information. Inquiries about this policy should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, (903) 233-4170.

Applications are required and are available from www.letu.edu/jobs or from the Business Office, LeTourneau University, 2100 Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX. Send completed application, and a current resume to:

LeTourneau University
ATTN: Human Resources
P.O. Box 7001
Longview, Texas 75607-7001
FAX (903) 233-4103
E-mail address: HumanResources@letu.edu

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:

LeTourneau University is the premier Christian polytechnic university in the nation where educators engage students to nurture Christian virtue, develop competency and ingenuity in their professional fields, integrate faith and work, and serve the local and global community.

LETU is a Christ-centered, interdenominational institute of higher learning offering more than 85 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts and sciences, aviation, business & technology, communication, computer science, criminal justice, education, engineering, nursing, psychology & counseling and theology & vocation. LETU's 2,700 students represent nearly all 50 states, more than 30 foreign countries, and around 50 different denominational groups.

LETU is consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of "America's Best Colleges," and the engineering program is ranked nationally. LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org) to award associate, baccalaureate and master's degrees. LeTourneau University's engineering and engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 - telephone: 410-347-7700. The Carnegie Foundation classifies LeTourneau University as a Master's (Comprehensive) University II.

The 162 acre main campus is located in Longview, Texas, a progressive hub city with an MSA of over 190,000, nestled among the beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. It is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.

See https://www.letu.edu for more information.