First Transit

About First Transit

 

Job Category:

3022

Location:

Kansas City, 2915

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

Phone:

513-419-3253

Assistant Transportation Manager

First Transit - Kansas City, 2915

Posted: 07/17/2018

Now Hiring Assistant Transportation Manager

At First Student, our Assistant Transportation Managers are a constant reflection of our company’s commitment to safety and customer service. The Assistant Transportation Manager is responsible for assisting the Contractual Manager in supervising daily operations, monitoring performance, identifying safety issues, and resolving conflicts.

At First Student, we are proud to offer:

  • Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
  • Positive and rewarding work environment

Assistant Transportation Manager Responsibilities:

  • Ensures home to school routes are covered in a timely and efficient manner
  • Interfaces with drivers regarding concerns and performance issues
  • Investigates client complaints and coordinates resolutions
  • Ensures achievement of on time performance goals
  • Monitors driver safety and makes Injury Prevention (IP) contacts with drivers to identify and resolve safety issues
  • Assist Contractual Manager with review and resolution of union grievances
  • Ensures dispatch staff assigns spare drivers and buses as required to provide on-time coverage of routes
  • Audits and corrects athletic trip invoices based on company guidelines

Assistant Transportation Manager Experience and Skills Required:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3-5 years experience in transportation
  • Strong supervisory skills and previous supervisory experience
  • Ability to work under time constraints and deadlines
  • Multi-taking skills necessary
  • Excellent working knowledge of FOCUS
  • Basic math and detail ability
  • General computer literacy with Outlook, Microsoft Word, and Excel programs required
  • Have, or be able to obtain a school bus driver license (CDL)
  • Excellent written and oral communication and customer service skills
  • Superb listening skills

First Student’s commitment to putting our customers first, dedication to safety, and an ambition to deliver dependable transportation makes for a working environment you’ll love. As a huge company with 120,000 staff and over 2.5 billion customers worldwide, you’ll also enjoy security, a brilliant future, and excellent training.

Apply today to join our team!

First Student is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

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