Driver - International Education Programs
Company: University of California - Riverside
Posted on: April 15, 2019
DRIVER - INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS
40% Part Time
8AM - 5PM
$35,078 - $35,078
The International Education Programs (IEP) Driver is a part time
position (up to 16 hours per week on an as-needed basis) for an
organization that hosts 5,000 visiting international students and
guests per year. IEP maintains a pool of drivers to meet the
varying needs of the program at specific points of each academic
term. Due to this, there is not a set schedule for work. Work
assignments are offered to drivers pending their availability and
interest in a variety of duties. Variable schedule to be discussed
at interview; the variable schedule includes days, nights and
Duties mainly lie in providing shuttle transport (airport,
shopping, activities, health center), academic site visit
facilitation, and city tour and tourism trip escorting for students
and visiting guests and professionals.
Drivers are expected to provide a welcoming presence, remarkable
customer care, strong oral communication, and an ability to handle
challenges with calm and resolve. Additionally, drivers are
required to maintain excellent driving performance, safe
environments, and risk reduction at all times; gas vehicles at
fleet services; and remove trash, dust dashboard, and brush seats
Assist with luggage/boxes up to 25 pounds.
Drivers are required to successfully complete a background check
through the Department of Justice and provide a Department of Motor
Vehicles Driver Record document prior to employment. Ongoing review
of driving records will occur throughout employment via the
California Department of Motor Vehicles Employer Pull Notice
***This recruitment is for multiple openings with a variable part
time work schedule not to exceed 40%. It will be open until all
positions are filled.***
Must possess or obtain a valid California Drivers License in
accordance with the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Have
an excellent driving record, and demonstrated driving ability of
multi-passenger vehicles. Ability to strictly adhere to all posted
speed limits, traffic laws, and safety requirements.
Excellent oral communication skills and ability to convey
information in a clear, concise manner. Ability to problem solve
and provide calm resolution in difficult situations.
Experience providing service to others and providing remarkable
Ability to be attentive and punctual to all shift assignments.
Ability to adhere to posted routes and schedules for each
assignment. Ability to adhere to established policies and
Familiarity with Southern California destinations including
airports, theme parks, and major cities . Ability to navigate in
traffic with ease and a strong sense of direction. Ability to learn
and understand destinations, routes and location details.
Demonstrated success working across diverse cultural backgrounds
and with a wide range of people, including those holding senior
Ability to develop positive working relationships and work in close
collaboration with a variety of diverse supervisors and
Ability to safely lift up to 25 pounds and perform light cleaning
Commercial Drivers License (CDL).
CPR and First Aid Certifications.
Fluency in a language other than English.
In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located
on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern
California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the
vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living
laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing
communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the
arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and
staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and
UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse
research universities in the country boasting several key rankings
of which we are extremely proud.
* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The
Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."
* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of
World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151
institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy
precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500
* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the
Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for
achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and
* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the
nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.
* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated
UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student
success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named
top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California
campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities
in the nation for high black student graduation rates.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the
achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and
staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by
For information about our generous employee benefits package,
visit: Employee Benefits Overview
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