10018514 Part Time Fleet Driver

Staff Application - please complete and email with supporting documents
School/Department: Transportation
Primary Location: Cochran
Position: Staff
Job Type: Part Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled

JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for driving MGA-owned buses for the transportation of students, faculty, and staff to and from scheduled events.


  • Transport MGA faculty, staff, and students to and from scheduled events.
  • Maintain a clean and mechanically-sound vehicle at all times, reporting maintenance issues to Facilities Operations Office in a timely manner.
  • Obey all traffic laws and operate the vehicle in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Perform inspections of the bus before and after each route.
  • Complete odometer and other reports as requested by Facilities Operations.
  • Communicate with requestor to ensure knowledge of destination and route to be taken.
  • Ensure vehicle is fueled at pickup and drop off locations as scheduled.
  • Notify Facilities Operations within one business day of any incidents that could impact personal or professional driving record (accidents, moving violations, DUI, etc.)
  • In case of an emergency while operating an MGA vehicle, immediately report any incidents, tickets or accidents to Facilities Operations Office or Police Department (in the case of after-hours or weekend incidents)


  • General knowledge and skills required to operate a bus. 
  •  Knowledge of and ability to report mechanical failures that may occur according to set procedures.

SUPERVISORY CONTROLS: The Senior Budget Analyst I assigns work in terms of somewhat general instructions.

GUIDELINES: Guidelines include all federal, state and local laws, including traffic rules. 

COMPLEXITY/SCOPE OF WORK: This work consists of consistent and routine job duties.  There may be variety in job complexity that comes with operation of a moving vehicle, i.e., knowing the procedure to call should the vehicle experience a flat tire or other mechanical malfunction.

CONTACTS: Contacts include student, faculty, staff, campus visitors and members of the general public.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORK ENVIRONMENT: Ability to sit for extended periods of time. Employee may be exposed to dirt, dust, noise, or machinery with moving parts.

SUPERVISORY AND MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITY: This employee has no supervisory responsibility.


  • Commercial Driving License is mandatory
  • 5 years’ experience driving
  • No at-fault accidents in the last 3 years
  • Clean driving record (no traffic citations in last 3 years)
  • Ability to carry out assigned route in the time frame required
  • Excellent communication skills

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: recruitment@mga.edu with the subject line “10018514 Fleet Driver Cochran 2.3.2021”.  Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Staff application; a letter of interest; and three professional references.  Paper application materials will not be accepted.

Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates.





Staff Application - please complete and email with supporting documents

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