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Title Transit Operators Convention Operations (Temporary)
Job ID 6060-13-ATU-01
Progress Status Closed-Position Filled
Closing Date Tuesday, Noon April 30, 2013
Position Overview West Vancouver Transit is calling for applications from drivers wishing to be considered for future Transit Operator (Conventional Operations) positions for the summer of 2013.
Responsibilities Transit Operators are responsible for:
• Safely operating a Transit vehicle in accordance with the Motor Vehicle Act of the Province of British Columbia, regulations and Municipal By-laws, as well as policies & procedures as required by the Transit Department;
• Demonstrating courtesy and attention to passengers’ comfort & safety;
• Providing general information and assistance to passengers regarding routes, schedules and fares as required;
• Collecting and monitoring of fares, transfers, tickets and passes;
• Maintaining a high standard of personal appearance including the care and wearing of uniforms issued to the Operator; and,
• Performing other duties as required.
Requirements The preferred candidate will possess: thorough knowledge of transit routes, schedules, and fares; the ability to adapt to change in service delivery and hours of work in a team atmosphere; the ability to maintain a professional approach under a variety of conditions; a demonstrated ability to deal effectively with the public; excellent interpersonal skills with a positive attitude; and an excellent driving record.
The successful candidate must possess a minimum Class 2 Driver’s Licence with Air Brake endorsement. Successful candidate who has been selected for employment will be required to provide a Criminal Record Check and to complete a pre-employment Medical Assessment with a Municipal Physician.

Please contact ICBC at 604-661-2255 and have them email your Claims History & Driver’s Abstract to West Vancouver Transit at transitcareers@westvancouver.ca. Your Claims History & Driver’s Abstract must be submitted directly from ICBC or your application will not be processed.
Posting Disclaimer This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licences and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the attached Class Specification.
Functional Area Engineering Services
Job Status Temporary Full-Time
Date Added 1/8/2013
Hours of Work 40 hours per week (shift work including night and split shifts)
Compensation - Hourly $20.53 to $27.37 per hour progression over 24 months
Application Information Please note that all candidates must apply through the Career Portal; we do not accept resumes via email, mail, fax, or in person.