Van Driver (Multiple Positions)

Bennington , VT, USA

Bennington College, an innovative and pioneering liberal arts institution, is seeking van drivers to provide safe transportation of passengers to/from our beautiful campus .  Van drivers handle both regional and long-distance trips (such as Boston and New York City) and as part of their work, meet and engage with interesting students, guests and visitors.  Our passengers enjoy a high level of customer service while safely and efficiently being transported to and from their destinations.  

Are you interested in being part of an engaging and community-oriented organization?  Would you like to take advantage of select programs and events offered on our campus?  Our Per Diem Van Driver position may be the right fit for you.   

Summary

This position requires the safe and professional operation of 15-passenger vans or other College vehicles. This includes observing and abiding by all Federal and State traffic regulations in the respective states in which you are operating.  Providing customer service that is welcoming, courteous and responsive to our passengers is key to our passenger’s experience. Van Driver’s enhance this experience by providing appropriate information and referrals to suitable resources at Bennington College. Strong communication skills are needed to assure necessary information is shared with passengers, appropriate team members, and the Associate Director of Campus Safety throughout the duration of the shift.  The ability to work independently, with little supervision, using good judgment and decision making skills is vitally important. Accurate completion and submission of appropriate reporting documents in a timely manner is necessary.

Requirements

High School Diploma or equivalent.  Possess and maintain a valid driver’s license, free from infractions for 24 months. Pass both a road test and on-line National Safety Council DDC-9 or other College required defensive driving course.  We welcome experienced drivers, especially those who have familiarity with driving in larger metropolitan areas.  The position requires the ability to lift/move up to 20 pounds.

Apply for this opening at http://bennington.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0fwzf?apply=true