UIC Government Services and the Bowhead Family of Companies Truck Driver in Fort Jackson, South Carolina
Heavy Truck Driver (2023-19248):
Bowhead is seeking a full-time Bus Driver to transport passengers over specified routes to local or distant points to support the Logistics Readiness Center (LRC) at Fort Jackson, SC. These positions require a CDL Class A or B with a Passenger Endorsement. The Bus Drivers work 1st/2nd/3rd shifts as well as weekend shifts and some personnel will flex between all the shifts.
Straight truck, over 4 tons, usually 10 wheels.
Drives motor vehicles ranging in size from sedan to 52 passenger buses on scheduled short trips and transporting personnel from one place to another.
Observes established time schedules and follows prescribed routes and established speed limits. Controls the loading and unloading of passengers and/or equipment that the maximum capacity is observed and only authorized person are transported.
Completes vehicle utilization records to include miles operated, hours operated, POL added, and number of passengers transported.
Completes driver’s accident report when necessary.
Reports any misbehavior of passengers on bus. Performs driver’s maintenance in accordance with established regulations.
Drivers water truck and van truck of less than 4 ton capacity, with up to four wheel drive to transport drinking water, articles and materials throughout the post.
Observes established time schedules and determines most practical and safe routs observing speed limits in various area and on highways.
Supervises the loading and unloading of cargo ensuring that the maximum capacity regulations is observed and only authorized cargo is transported.
Completes vehicle utilization records to include miles and hours operated, and service records.
Complete driver’s accident reports when necessary.
Perform driver’s maintenance in accordance with established regulations.
Performs maintenance, upkeep of the physical work building, and other tasks assigned by Supervisor.
Driver other vehicles for which qualified and licensed when required by the workload. Keeps vehicles clean, inside and outside, at all times
•Must possess a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with passenger endorsements and other endorsement that will allow the operation of buses exceeding 26,000 pounds (gross vehicle weight) and the operation of liquid transporters with a capacity of 1,000 gallons or more.
• High school Diploma or GED required
• At least two (2+) years of experience driving with a CDL preferred
• A familiarity with the military is preferred but not required
• Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts
• Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team.
Frequently lifts items weighing up to 30 pounds independently and occasionally lifts up to 65 pounds with assistance
Must be able to stand, walk and sit for prolonged amounts of time
Uses arms, hands, and fingers for pulling and positioning materials, sewing, and using tools such as shears
SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIRED: Must be able to obtain a security clearance at the Public Trust Level (NACI). Due to the location of this work, US Citizenship is required. Bowhead reserves the right to change this requirement if necessitated by business needs or contractual obligations.
Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and/or random drug screen, and must follow UIC’s Non-DOT Drug & Alcohol Testing Program requirements. If the position requires, an applicant must pass a pre-employment criminal background history check. All post-secondary education listed on the applicant’s resume/application may be subject to verification.
Where driving may be required or where a rental car must be obtained for business travel purposes, applicants must have a valid driver license for this position and will be subject to verification. In addition, the applicant must pass an in-house, online, driving course to be authorized to drive for company purposes.
UIC is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics EOE/AA/M/F/D/V. In furtherance, pursuant to The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act 43 U.S.C. Sec. 1601 et seq., and federal contractual requirements, UIC and its subsidiaries may legally grant certain preference in employment opportunities to UIC Shareholders and their Descendants, based on the provisions contained within The Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCPhere (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .
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UIC Government Services (UICGS / Bowhead) provides innovative business solutions to federal and commercial customers in the areas of engineering, maintenance services, information technology, program support, logistics/base support, and procurement. Collectively, the fast-growing Bowhead Family of Companies offers a breadth of services which are performed with a focus on quality results. Headquartered in Springfield, VA, we are a fast-growing, multi-million-dollar company recognized as a top Alaska Native Corporation providing services across the Department of Defense and many federal agencies. Bowhead offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short/long-term disability, and 401(k) retirement plans as well as a paid time off programs for eligible full-time employees. Eligible part-time employees are able to participate in the 401(k) retirement plans and state or contract required paid time off programs.
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Category Logistics & Transportation
Location : Location US-SC-Fort Jackson
SCA Hourly Rate USD $21.85/Hr.
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain Public Trust (NAC)
Minimum Clearance Required Public Trust (NAC)
Travel Requirement N/A
UIC Government Services and the Bowhead Family of Companies
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