Can you imagine being a part of a team where your work has the potential to make a difference in the lives of our employees and customers now and in the future? Do you picture working in a family-oriented and employee-first culture where every team member can have input? Does excellence motivate you? Do you work and play well with others, and function well in solo work assignments when required? Can you communicate effectively verbally and in writing?
A Transportation Coordinator at Badger Bus is the individual on the Operation team who gets to interact the most with other employees, parents, and schools, visitors, and vendors - all of whom respond much more positively with effective communication. The Transportation Coordinator may assist with the dispersal of work assignments and dispatching duties, supporting our drivers and attendants all while coordinating efforts with other Transportation Coordinators and Terminal managers and staff.
A vital member of the Badger Bus Operations team, a Transportation Coordinator’s job includes; applying knowledge, skills, and abilities in nearly all aspects of the terminal's transportation operations, administrative functions to help coordinate transportation activities, helping to ensure our school bus and van fleets make it to their destinations in a safe and timely manner, and investigate and respond to inquiries. This includes communicating directly, over the phone or via two-way radios.
Ideal candidates for the Transportation Coordinator position(s) are well-versed in and have a good working knowledge of the general transportation industry and DOT standards. They have demonstrated experience in leadership, problem-solving & resolution skills, and are motivated daily by challenges and making improvements.
Located in Madison, Wisconsin's, the work location is easy-access by vehicle, or by Madison Metro bus routes and area bicycle paths
The successful candidate can expect 50-55 hours average per week. Health, dental, eyecare benefits are available
Working hours vary and are typically between the hours of 6:00 AM and 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday during the school year.