Transit Systems 2019-01-11 2019-02-15

Fleet Operations and Dispatch Specialist

Company: Transdev View more listings
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Job Status: Full-time
Job ID: 110200
Website: http://www.transdevna.com/careers

Overview
Transdev North America is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.

Globally, Transdev is a leader in deploying connected and automated vehicle (CAV) systems into real commercial projects, with over 50 successful pilot operations in the past year and several regular operations in Florida.

We are looking for motivated professionals who want to join on the ground floor of the most cutting edge sector of the transportation industry.

Responsibilities

  • Will be located on onboard vehicles to be able to engage with users directly and monitor the equipment locally.

  • Deploy, operate, and perform light maintenance on Automated Vehicle systems.

  • Engage with customers and end users to ensure they are comfortable and safe.

  • Collect data on vehicle operations.

  • Other duties as required.


Qualifications

Education, Licensing, and Certifications:
  • High school diploma required.

  • All other relevant Training and certification provided.


Experience, Skills, and Knowledge Required:
  • 1-2 years work experience in a transportation, operations, or retail environment is required.

  • Additional technical or industry experience will be factored into hiring and compensation as appropriate.

  • Basic computer literacy.

  • Drivers license in good standing (CDL is a plus).

  • Desire to learn and grow quickly within a rapidly developing new industry.


Skills and Knowledge Preferred:
  • Travel requirement outside of immediate area (as a percent): 20-40%


Pre-Employment Requirements:
  • Drug testing and background check

  • Testing related to job requirements

  • Successful applicants must pass a 1-week training program immediately after hire.


Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to perform mild to moderate physical labor as it relates to vehicle transport and maintenance.


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The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.

Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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Drug free workplace

If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check.

Transit Job Listing - Fleet Operations and Dispatch Specialist