Shuttle Bus Driver

at Downeast Transportation in Ellsworth, Maine, United States

Job Description

Duties include, but may not be limited to:

  1. Providing safe transportation to residents and visitors of Mount Desert Island.
  2. Following the policies and procedures for safe operation of Island Explorer Buses as defined in the Downeast Transportation Inc. Guidelines.
  3. Operating vehicles along pre-determined routes and schedules in an efficient manner.
  4. Greeting each passenger as they enter the bus.
  5. If the Annunciator fails, announcing the location of each stop over the PA.
  6. Tracking the number of riders entering and exiting the bus at each location if the MDC isn’t working.
  7. Performing and logging daily vehicle inspections.
  8. Vehicle damage or maintenance concerns to operations manager. Damage resulting from an accident/incident requires that operators fill out a Vehicle Incident Report which is turned in to the Operations Manager.
  9. Making decisions and resolving issues in a positive and friendly manner when, confronted by rider generated concerns.
  10. Performing any other duties as assigned by the Operations Manager or shift supervisor which enhance the operation of the Island Explorer shuttle system.
  11. Cleaning the bus at the beginning of shift and picking up all litter at the end of shift.
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Job Posting: 661261

Posted On: Dec 29, 2021

Updated On: Feb 28, 2022