Bus Driver - Military veterans preferred

2021-11-23
Bowhead
Other

/yr

  full-time   contract


Fort Jackson
South Carolina
United States

Description:

BUS DRIVER (USATC-21-1657-F):

Bowhead is seeking Bus Drivers to transport passengers over specified routes to local or distant points to support the Logistics Readiness Center (LRC) at Fort Jackson, SC. These positions require a CDL and/or a CDL with Passenger Endorsement. The Bus Drivers work 1st/2nd/3rd shifts as well as weekend shifts and some personnel will flex between all of the shifts.

Essential functions will include:

• Ability to make repairs and change tires, may inspect bus and check gas, oil, and water before departure.
• Assist passengers with baggage, load or unload baggage or express checked by passengers in baggage compartment.
• Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilating systems for passenger comfort, comply with local traffic regulations, and report delays or accidents.
• Transport personnel between pickup points and destinations.
• Ability to drive diesel or electric powered transit bus to transport passengers over established routes. May have consistent daily route as a shuttle bus or may drive routes upon demand.

Requirements:

In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire. All job offers in connection with a covered contract will be contingent upon providing proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date.


• High school Diploma or GED required

• South Carolina CDL required or a CDL with Passenger Endorsement depending on position

• At least two (2+) years of experience driving with a CDL preferred

• A familiarity with the military is preferred but not required

• Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts

• Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team

SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIRED: Must be able to obtain a security clearance at the Public Trust Level (NACI). Due to the location of this work, US Citizenship is required. Bowhead reserves the right to change this requirement if necessitated by business needs or contractual obligations.

Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC’s Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant’s resume/application may be subject to verification.

Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid driver license for this position and will be subject to verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house, online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company purposes.

UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act.

All candidates must apply online at www.uicalaska.com, and submit a completed application for all positions they wish to be considered. Once the employment application has been completed and submitted, any changes to the application after submission may not be reviewed. Please contact a UIC HR Recruiter if you have made a significant change to your application. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), persons unable to complete an online application should contact UIC Human Resources for assistance (https://uicalaska.com/careers/recruitment/).

UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing, multi-million-dollar corporation recognized as one of the top 25 8(a) companies for government contracting. Bowhead offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as paid time off programs for eligible full-time employees. Eligible part-time employees are able to participate in the 401(k) retirement plans and state or contract required paid time off programs.

Link to Apply:https://rn21.ultipro.com/UKP1001/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*38722CD898BF472A

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