Coordinator of Transportation

Texarkana School District #7   Texarkana, AR   Full-time     Transportation
Posted on June 16, 2024
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The Texarkana Arkansas School District is accepting applications for an immediate opening for Coordinator of Transportation. 

Job Description: The Texarkana Arkansas School District is seeking applicants for Coordinator of Transportation for a year-round (240 day) contract. The coordinator manages the student transportation system to ensure a safe and cost-efficient operation of district transportation services.

QUALIFICATIONS: Education/Certification: High school diploma or GED Bachelor’s degree or vocational mechanical certification preferred

Special Knowledge/Skills: Effective organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills. Ability to lead and manage transportation team. Possess extensive mechanical knowledge, skill and ability. Possess a valid Arkansas CDL class B license with passenger, school bus, and air brake endorsements. Possess knowledge of all aspects of diesel and gasoline-powered buses, vehicles, and equipment. Possess knowledge of geographical area for effective scheduling of bus routes. Ability to use personal computer and software. Knowledge of website and social media technologies and operations. Proficient skills in typing, word processing, and file maintenance. Patient and calm demeanor.

Experience: Minimum of five (5) years mechanical experience, specifically in diesel mechanics. Prior experience as a transportation coordinator or similar role. The Board may find appropriate and acceptable alternatives to the above qualifications.