The Parking & Transportation Department is looking for a responsible CDL driver committed to safely driving students, faculty, and staff around campus and other routes as required.
Responsible for safely driving our students, faculty, and staff around campus and other routes as required for the business of the University. Drivers will ensure a safe, welcoming, and comfortable atmosphere by providing superior customer service.
Essential job functions: Safely drive our students, faculty, and staff around campus and other locations as required Adhere to scheduled routes Provide additional help during rush hours Fueling and cleaning of bus Drive charter requirements, and wheelchair lifts as needed Complete all paperwork clearly, legibly, and on time Be a team member by being courteous to the other drivers and staff, clear and timely communication, reporting on time, and keeping an eye out for safety issues
Perform all Commercial Driver's License (CDL) requirements, including daily fueling, cleaning, driver related maintenance, pre and post-trip inspections, and yearly physicals Perform daily vehicle safety checks Follow all campus and CDL regulations in our 14, 25, and 40 passenger buses Attend monthly drivers meetings Complete annual Department of Transportation training requirements
Provide superior customer service by having a friendly disposition, saying hello and goodbye to our riders, keeping the bus at a comfortable temperature, providing a smooth ride, keeping the bus clean, having the correct destination displayed, and properly using the DoubleMap GPS system.
Performs all other duties and responsibilities as assigned or directed by the supervisor. This may include attendance of and participation in required training for the role.
High school diploma or GED. CDL with B, P, and Air Brake endorsements. 1-3 years of relevant experience. 1-year CDL-B-P w/Air Brake endorsement experience preferred and a good driving record Five years of experience driving in the United States Proven superior customer service skills Proven defensive driving skills Experience working within a university setting Able to work independently and think independently Able to work a flexible schedule, including charters Experience with similar buses Must have own reliable transportation Must be able to successfully complete driver's clearance process. Ability to support the University's goals for institutional diversity, as well as the goals and values of a Catholic, Jesuit education
Work requires some physical exertion and operation of motor vehicles. The work environment may be somewhat dirty or involve exposure to elements such as dust, fumes, cold, heat, noise, vibrations, or dampness; or working around moving parts or machines. Duties may require infrequent exposure to adverse weather conditions.
Loyola University Maryland is a Jesuit, Catholic university committed to the educational and spiritual traditions of the Society of Jesus, and to the ideals of liberal education and the development of the whole person. The University is comprised of Loyola College, the Sellinger School of Business and Management, and the soon to be dedicated School of Education. Loyola also operates its Clinical Centers and has graduate campuses in Timonium and Columbia. The University, which grants bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees, currently enrolls 3,500 undergraduate and 2,600 graduate students from 34 states and 20 countries. Loyola is open to students from all religious backgrounds.