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Safe Ride Assistant (Ten Open Positions)

at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Current University of Arkansas System employees including student employees and graduate assistants need to log into Workday on My Apps. Simply enter "Find Jobs" in the Workday search bar to view open positions. All Job Postings will close at 12:01 a.m. CT on the specified Closing Date (if designated). To view the job posting closing date please return to the search for jobs page.If you close the browser or exit your application prior to submitting, the application process will be saved as a draft. You will be able to access and complete the application through "My Draft Applications" located on your Candidate Home page.Type of Position:Skilled Labor

 

Workstudy Position:NoJob Type:Temporary (Fixed Term)

 

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Sponsorship Available:NoInstitution Name: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a land grant institution, classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation's top 2 percent of universities with the highest level of research activity. The University of Arkansas works to advance Arkansas and build a better world through education, research and outreach by providing transformational opportunities and skills, promoting an inclusive and diverse culture and climate, and nurturing creativity, discovery and the spread of new ideas and innovations.

 

The University of Arkansas campus is located in Fayetteville, a welcoming community ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The growing region surrounding Fayetteville is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and one of the nation's strongest economies. Northwest Arkansas is also quickly gaining a national reputation for its focus on the arts and overall quality of life.

 

As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.

 

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions, you should review before applying for the opening.

 

If you have a disability and need assistance with the hiring process, please submit a request via the : Request an Accommodation. Applicants are required to submit a request for each position of which they have applied.

 

For general application assistance or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at 479.575.5351.Department:TRST | Transit & Safe Ride Operations

 

Department's Website:https://parking.uark.edu/transit-services/transit-operations/Summary of Job Duties:The Safe Ride Assistant will use the telephone and a desktop computer, dispatch, help navigate the driver or drive the Safe Ride van to assist students in securing safe ride transportation when needed. This position will record and maintain statistical data for reports on service usage. Other duties as assigned.Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

 

The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma

 

Basic computer skills using Microsoft Word and Excel

 

Must be able to communicate clearly in written form and verbally

 

Experience and ability to work in a diverse environment

 

Required License:

 

A valid Arkansas drivers license in good standing

 

Salary Information:$12.00 per hour

 

Required Documents to Apply:License or Certificate (see special instructions for submission instructions), List of three Professional References (name, email, business title), Resume

 

Optional Documents:Proof of Veteran Status

 

Recruitment Contact Information:Ed McCawley; Safety and Training Manager; tmccawle@uark.edur;

 

All application materials must be uploaded to the University of Arkansas System Career Site

Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.Additional Information:

 

Special Instructions:

 

Please upload a copy of your valid Arkansas drivers licensein the place designated as License or Certificate

 

Pre-employment Screening Requirements:

 

Criminal background check

 

Sex offender registry check

 

MVR(Motor Vehicle Registry) check

 

DOTDrug screening

 

DOTphysical

 

Graduate students are... For full info follow application link.

 

The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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Job Posting: 2994371

Posted On: Jul 24, 2021

Updated On: Aug 01, 2021