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Transportation Supervisor

Job Description

TITLE: Transportation Supervisor

JOB CODE: 6350



EEO6 CODE: 7 = Service Maintenance

GRADE: Pay Grade 8

PAY PLAN: Annually
minimum 28,440.00
midpoint 36,120.00
maximum 43,800.00

PURPOSE: To provide supervisory skills for Transportation Services of the UT Arlington Police Department including shuttle bus operations and security escort services. This position is responsible for planning and supervising the work of employees performing various service activities. Responsible for planning and supervising the work of semi-skilled and unskilled employees performing various service activities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintains a preventive maintenance program for shuttle buses and carts; schedules bus and cart repairs as needed; prepares various reports as needed; processes special transportation requests and submits billing; plans and updates bus routes and schedules as needed; instructs employees on job related duties; responsible for training, counseling, and performance evaluations of direct reports; maintains work schedules and employee time cards; fills in as operator of buses and carts as needed; interviews and hires applicants; and performs related duties as required.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: REPORTS TO: The Transportation Supervisor reports to the Captain of Support Services. Performance is rated by review of work that is completed and by personal observation. SUPERVISION: N/A SUPERVISION-OTHER: General supervisory duties provided to drivers.


REQUIRED EDUCATION-OTHER: High school graduation. Must have a valid Texas Commercial Driver's License (CDL).

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE / COMPETENCIES-OTHER: REQUIRED EXPERIENCES/COMPETENCIES: Five years of experience in the operation of motor vehicle equipment, requiring a Commercial Driver's License (CDL), including one year in a supervisory capacity. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Must have valid Texas Commercial Driver's license (CDL) and be able to pass a physical examination. Must be able to operate the UT Arlington shuttle buses and carts. Knowledge and proper operating methods and required maintenance on shuttle buses and carts; knowledge of traffic laws and vehicle equipment requirements; and knowledge of safety precautions in vehicle operations. Working conditions involve exposure to outside weather conditions, and requires the ability to sit and drive for extended periods. Alertness and careful attention is required to avoid injury to self and others. Specific job requirements or physical location of some positions allocated to this classification, may render the position security sensitive, and thereby subject to the provisions of Section 51.215 Texas Education Code.