Lamers Bus Lines is now hiring an assistant manager for school bus operations in East De Pere. The School Bus Operations Assistant Manager will assist the terminal manager to coordinate the day-to-day operations of the school bus terminal.
This person will work under general supervision on tasks that are specialized and require special training, experience and knowledge. Work will take place primarily in an office setting, with a variety of office duties. Excellent communication and organization skills will be required, as well as extensive telephone usage and data entry. Applicants should have previous transportation office experience, and preferred school bus office experience.
Obtaining and maintaining a CDL with proper endorsements will be required. In-house training is provided for CDL.
- Check off drivers and work with two-way radio during route times and throughout the day. Relay messages to drivers and handle concerns.
- Answer incoming calls. Handle if able to, or direct to correct department.
- Oversee routes for assigned school district programs. Work with school district to arrange transportation. Keep routes operating smoothly.
- Work with drivers on daily basis. Provide route information and maintain a good relationship with drivers. Make sure they have what they need to do their job effectively.
- Be capable of equipping buses with appropriate restraints (wheelchair straps, harnesses, car seats).
- Take reservations for school bus, give accurate pricing for trips and enter trips into booking system.
- Report and file school bus conduct reports.
- Assist with tracking and updating driver physicals and CDLs.
Benefits include: Compensation based on experience, Health insurance program, Sick pay program, Life insurance, Dependent life insurance, Short and long term disability options, Direct deposit, Dental insurance & vision insurance options, Profit sharing program, 401(k) program, Paid holidays & paid vacation, Flexible spending account options, and career mobility, Lamers promotes from within the company.