CONTINUING TRANSPORTATION DISPATCHER

BOARD OF EDUCATION
SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 50 (HAIDA GWAII)

Job Opportunity Notice

CONTINUING TRANSPORTATION DISPATCHER

Job Posting Reference No. 18070301

START DATE: Effective September 4, 2018 

SALARY: $23.91 per hour

HOURS OF WORK: 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM, Mondays to Fridays when schools are in session

 

LOCATION: A School District No. 50 School or District Administration Office

Under the direction of the Maintenance & Transportation Supervisor or designate, the Transportation Dispatcher dispatches bus drivers, assists in directing the daily operation of the Transportation Department and provides administrative assistance to the Supervisor. 

Qualifications:

  • • Grade 12 graduation supplemented by general office procedures;
  • • Valid BC Class 2 Driver’s preferred;
  • • Basic knowledge of traffic and safety regulations;
  • • Ability to provide direction to bus drivers;
  • • Ability to determine and select appropriate course of action within limits of established methods and procedures;
  • • Suggests changes to vehicles and routes to ensure safe and efficient operating conditions;
  • • Working knowledge of computers, including spreadsheets, database and word processing;
  • • Ability to effectively use courtesy and tact, verbally and in writing, in the explanation and discussion of information in contacts with public, parents, staff and students;
  • • Ability to plan and schedule work and organize the workload effectively;
  • • Ability to work independently and as a team;
  • • Ability to work with constant interruptions and meet deadlines;
  • • Willingness to obtain various training as directed by the Maintenance & Transportation Supervisor.

Please visit our website for a comprehensive job description: www.sd50.bc.ca. 

Please forward applications with Posting Reference # by Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 3:00 PM to:

 

Selection Committee
School District No. 50 (Haida Gwaii)

PO Box 69

Village of Queen Charlotte, BC V0T 1S0
Facsimile:  (250) 559-8849
E-mail:  ssansome@sd50.bc.ca