Transit Operator, Streets Operator

Town Of Breckenridge   Breckenridge, CO   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
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Posted on December 24, 2020

Public Works is now hiring!

Transit Operator
$20.05-$20.65/hour Winter Seasonal/Full Time

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be available and able to work through the winter seasonal period established by the Transit Division, at this time the season will end in April 2021. All interested applicants must be available for work through this established date, although all work schedules, and hours and dates of work are at the discretion of the Town and may be altered at any time.

ALCOHOL AND DRUG TESTING

  • Successful applicants are required to meet the DOT drug and alcohol testing requirements, pass a pre-employment drug screen; have a clear Motor Vehicle Record, pass a drug and alcohol release from previous employers (if applicable), and complete a background check and reference check.
  • The incumbent may also be subject to random drug and alcohol testing requirements.  This position is considered safety sensitive (per DOT regulations), and operates Transit Motor Coaches in accordance with federal regulations on public rights-of-way as a regular function of his/her daily job duties.  The illicit use of any scheduled drug (including marijuana) by a commercial driver's license holder is prohibited by federal law.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATES OR EQUIPMENT REQUIRED

  • Valid Colorado drivers license and an acceptable MVR
  • CDL B with Passenger and Air Brake endorsements or a higher class CDL license w/passenger endorsement or ability to obtain within 90 days.*
  • Current Department of Transportation Physical card

*A limited number of applicants without a current CDL may be selected for our training program. We offer paid training and in-house testing for a commercial drivers license.  If you have great customer service skills and a good driving record, please consider applying for this job opportunity.  See training program below for more information.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE:

  • One year customer service-related experience preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Knowledge of Town infrastructure and amenities extremely helpful.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Successful candidates will be able to work well within a structured team environment and possess a strong ability to work in support of organizational/departmental policies, values and philosophies, and goals.

Additional Information

BENEFITS

  • Being part of an award-winning transit system
  • Starting pay is $20.05-$20.65 depending on qualifications
  • Recreation Center and Ice Rink Pass
  • Returning seasonal staff members are eligible for a merit increase based on meeting performance expectations
  • Potential furnished seasonal housing available for rent
  • Paid Time Off - Paid out upon departure if unused
  • Local routes, no fares
  • Set schedule with consecutive days off

 

Streets Operator
$20.05-$20.65/hour Winter Seasonal/Full Time

BENEFITS
• Recreation Center & Ice Rink Pass
• Holiday Premium Pay
• Paid Time Off - Paid out on departure
• CDL Training Provided
• Potential Seasonal Housing Available