Part-Time Van Driver

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School/Department: Plant Operations - Central Receiving/Mail
Primary Location: Cochran
Position: Staff
Job Type: Part Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled

Middle Georgia State University is seeking candidates for a Part-Time Van Driver position. This position is responsible for driving MGA-owned vehicles for the transportation of students between campuses.


• Transport MGA faculty, staff, students and special guests as directed

• Maintain a clean and mechanically-sound vehicle at all times, reporting maintenance issues to Plant Operations office in a timely manner

• Obey all traffic laws and MGA best practices

• Perform inspections of the van or car before and after each route

• Complete odometer and other reports as requested by Plant Operations

• Communicate with requestor to ensure knowledge of destination and route to be taken

• Ensure vehicle is fueled and at pickup and drop off locations as scheduled

• Participate in monthly safety training

• Notify Plant 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 Plant Operations office or Public Safety (in the case of afterhours or weekend incidents)

• Knowledge of and ability to report mechanical failures that may occur according to set procedures

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 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. General knowledge and skills required to operate a van or other vehicle.

SALARY: $11.00/per hour

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The position will remain posted until filled. For best consideration, please submit your application materials by Friday, January 5, 2018.

TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: with the subject line “Van Driver”. Application materials are to include a resume, an MGA Staff application; a letter of interest which includes salary requirements; and three professional references. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

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