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Driver (Motor Coach)

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Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number S00798P
Position Title Driver (Motor Coach)
Department Facilities & Construction Management
Salary $23,001
Grant Funded No
Location Main Campus
Faculty, Staff, Admin or Student Staff
Number of Vacancies 1
Position Summary

The Driver (Motor Coach) for the Department of Facilities and Construction Management will safely operate transportation vehicles (automobiles, buses, vans, trucks) as required to transport passengers and deliver equipment, materials, and/or documents for University related purposes.


Minimum Required Education

High school diploma or GED required.

Minimum Required Experience

• Minimum of two (2) years motor coach, school bus, or large vehicle experience.

• Must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age with a satisfactory driving record.

Minimum Required Licenses and/or Certifications

Must possess a valid Class “B” or Class “A” Commercial Driver License (CDL) with a Passenger (P) endorsement.

Preferred Qualifications


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Must be able to work flexible hours.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

• Operate all University vehicles safely and efficiently, follow specific regularly scheduled routes and charter routes, and respond to requests from dispatch or management for unscheduled pickups or drop-offs.

• Use correct safety procedures to operate lift, secure wheelchairs and other assistive devices.

• Make timely reports of accidents, incidents, and unusual occurrences.

• Must comply with all provisions of the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) regulations.

• Perform other expanded and/or related duties as assigned.

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement

Jackson State University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Background Check Statement

Jackson State University is committed to providing a safe campus. JSU conducts background checks for applicants being considered for employment. Background checks include reference checks, criminal history/record check and when appropriate a credit report or driving history report.

Open Date 12/07/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest degree attained/conferred?
    • G.E.D.
    • High School Diploma
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Specialist degree
    • Ph.D.
    • Juris Doctorate
  2. * Can you provide proof of degree attained/conferred?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Other Document 1
  3. Other Document 2
  4. Other Document 3