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5/21/2012 - Omnibus Operator


Job Opportunity


County of Cumberland

790 E. Commerce St.  Bridgeton, N.J. 08302  856-453-2121

May 22, 2012



Omnibus Operator (Full-Time)

Office on Aging and the Disabled

Salary Range $30,660 - $40,779



Duties:                  Reports to the CATS Director; drives motor vehicles with passenger capacity of at least six persons; transports riders via assigned and established routes or to special activities and  events at various destinations; cleans vehicle interior and makes recommendations for engine and other repairs; performs and documents regular safety checks on vehicles; assists passengers on and off vehicles; maintains order and discipline among passengers; provides aide and/or helper services for riders needing special assistance; related duties as required.



Requirements:  Possession of valid New Jersey CDL with passenger endorsement.  Physical ability to assist clients on and off vehicles, including wheelchair passengers.  Ability to follow oral and written directions.  Ability to analyze problems regarding operations and daily schedule of vehicles.  Ability to write required reports and keep necessary records.  Ability to drive vehicles in a skilled and safe manner.



Note:                    Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of physical fitness screening and criminal background checks.  Position is subject to on-going periodic and random substance abuse testing.



Applicants should submit a cover letter, work history and CDL photocopy to the Director, Office on Aging and the Disabled, at or fax to 856-455-1029.  Application deadline is June 5.



The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer