Pay Range: $17.44 per hour or higher depending on education and experience
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Position Summary: Under the general direction of the Parking and Transportation Services Operations Manager, this incumbent works closely with other classified and temporary help in providing quality service pertaining to all aspects of field duties within Parking and Transportation Services. Will act as field lead as instructed by Parking Services Supervisor. This is an essential position that may be called upon in the event of an emergency and/or university closure.
Minimum 1 year of work experience providing the following: - Customer service in-person and via the phone; - Using computer software and applications for word processing, email and internet research;
Must Possess: - High school diploma or GED; - CPR/First Aid Certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of employment; - Flagging certification or ability to obtain within 1 year of employment; - A passenger endorsed Commercial Drivers License (CDL) within 6 months of employment.
Successful candidates will be subject to pre-employment and random drug testing as part of their employment with the University of Idaho.
Ability to: Safely operate different types of vehicles; Maintain simple records and prepare reports; Learn and apply rules, regulations, and guidelines; Understand and effectively carry out instructions; Observe and practice appropriate security and safety precautions; Lead temporary help during events and daily field operations as instructed by Parking Services Supervisor; Establish and maintain good working relationships.
Knowledge of or experience working in traffic control;
Good oral communication skills;
Experience in asphalt repair and maintenance operations;
Demonstrated ability to deal with angry and/or confrontational individuals; diffuse confrontational customers;
Ability to accommodate several requests at one time;
Flexibility and the ability to learn new tasks and willingness to contribute to a team effort;
Familiarity with University parking and policies;
Experience operating of two-way radios.
Physical Requirements & Working Conditions:
Ability to: Lift, carry and/or otherwise move up to 50 pounds; Walk and stand for long periods of time; Work in extreme weather conditions; Perform necessary PIT CREW functions (vehicle jump starts, unlocks, assistance with snow shovel/sand); Work extended hours with variable schedules including nights, weekends and holidays; rotating shift work.
Posting Number: SP002772P
Posting Date: 04/12/2021
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions: Applications received by 04/26/2021 will receive first consideration.
During the academic year this position works noon to 9:00 pm, during the summer months works either 6:00 am to 3:00 pm or 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.
Since 1889, the University of Idaho has provided motivated students with a transformative higher education experience that prepares them to solve real-world problems and achieve success in their lives and careers. Beginning with our beautiful residential campus in Moscow, the university’s reach extends throughout Idaho, serving over 12,000 students with educational centers in Coeur d’Alene, Boise and Idaho Falls, a research and extension center in Twin Falls, plus Extension offices in 42 counties. One of the nation’s land-grant research universities, U of I is a noted national leader in student-centered learning and interdisciplinary research that promotes public service. Our work serves businesses and communities, advancing the pursuit of diversity, citizenship and global outreach.