Driver (Motor Truck Driver) - Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 9742
About MassArt:Founded in 1873, MassArt is the first freestanding public college of art and design in the United States. The College excels in the education of professional artists, designers, and art educators and is an integral contributor to the cultural and intellectual life and creative economy of the Greater Boston region, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and beyond. Located in Boston's hub of arts and culture along the Avenue of the Arts, MassArt enrolls 2,000 students and offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate degrees in 18 disciplines, as well as continuing education and youth programs. MassArt strives to be a model of diversity and inclusion; the campus community reflects the layers of cultural and self-identity that proudly make up our region, nation, and world. We respect, value, and celebrate the strengths, characteristics, and perspectives of all and promote an inclusive environment that leverages the unique contributions of each individual, group, and organization into all aspects of our work.Social inclusion at MassArt honors our commitment to diversity & inclusion by recognizing the integrity, contributions, strengths, and value of different cultural, language, and social groups. Social inclusion includes, but is not limited to, race/ethnicity, physical abilities/qualities, disability, gender, sexual orientation, age, religious beliefs, class, educational background, and employment category. Job Description:DEPARTMENT OVERVIEW & POSITION SUMMARY:The Driver's primary responsibility is to safely transport passengers following a designated route with specific times. including picking up passengers and transporting them from their office location to the parking lot or vice versa. Arrive at collection points prior to departure times. Maintain a friendly and helpful demeanor at all times and ensure adherence to passenger limits. Perform minor preventative maintenance to vehicles; maintain records and prepare reports on such matters as vehicle use and mileage; load and unload materials, equipment and supplies; and perform related work as required.REPORTS TO: Director of Emergency Management and Environmental Health and SafetySUPERVISION EXERCISED: NoneSALARY: Grade 10, Step I - $1415.35 bi-weeklyPosition is governed by the AFSCME college bargaining agreementShift: 2-10 PMKEY RESPONSIBILITIESESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:Operates motor trucks to pick up, transport and deliver passengers, materials and equipment to designated locations.Operates light motor vehicles to transport passengers or materials to designated locations.Performs minor preventative maintenance to motor vehicles such as checking tire pressure and battery, oil, gas and water levels and corrects minor deficiencies.Maintains records and prepares reports on such matters as vehicle use, mileage, destinations, accidents, etc.Loads and unloads materials, furniture, equipment and supplies.Commitment to customer satisfaction, with a positive and guest-focused attitude.Maintains safety standards at all times while transporting passengers.Performs related duties such as contacting appropriate individuals for motor vehicle maintenance and/or repair and distributing supplies and equipment.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:High School diploma or equivalent.Current and valid Massachusetts Class 1 Motor Vehicle Operator's license.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:Knowledge of the state laws, rules and regulations and safety practices governing motor vehicle operation.Knowledge of the types, characteristics and uses of motor trucks.Knowledge of preventative maintenance procedures relative to motor trucks.Skill in the operation of motor vehicles such as automobiles, panel trucks, vans, station wagons, etc.Ability to understand and apply the laws, rules, regulations, policies, procedures, specifications, standards and guidelines governing assigned unit activities.Ability to read, write and comprehend the English language.Ability to follow oral and written instructions.Ability to maintain accurate records.Ability to exercise sound judgment.Ability to lift and carry heavy objects.Knowledge of laws, rules, regulations, policies, procedures, specifications, standards and guidelines governing assigned unit activities.Knowledge of the terminology, codes, standard abbreviations and standard procedures followed in operating mobile radio communications equipment.WORKING CONDITIONS:Motor Truck Drivers lift and carry heavy objectsMay work varied shifts and weekends, holidays or nights;May be subject to a standby (on call) work status;May work exposed to adverse weather conditions.Additional Information:Please note MassArt does not provide:Employment-based visa sponsorship or non-student exchange visitor visa sponsorship.Reimbursement for travel.Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) check relative to prior criminal convictions and pending cases, as well as Sex Offender Registry Information (SORI) checks relative to prior sexual offenses committed as an adult or juvenile will be conducted on the final candidate prior to an offer of employment. MassArt requires specific written authorization to conduct background checks. Failure to provide such authorization shall preclude your application from receiving further consideration.MassArt provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military status, genetic information, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition, or membership in any other legally protected class. MassArt complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the college operates. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employmentApplication Instructions:Please submit a cover letter and resume to be considered. To be considered for the position, please apply DIRECTLY to the MassArt employment opportunities page: https://massart.interviewexchange.com/static/clients/576MAM1/index.jsp
Colleges of the Fenway is a collaborative effort of five neighboring Boston-based colleges in the Fenway area. This collaboration was created to add value to student academic and social life while seeking innovative methods of investing in new services and containing the costs of higher education. Collectively, the colleges represent more than 12,000 undergraduate students, comprising 16.2% of the total Boston population of undergraduates attending four-year colleges, more than 700 full-time faculty, and 2,300-course offerings.