Job Information

University of Utah Shuttle Bus Driver 1 in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 01/26/2024

Requisition Number PRN14519N

Job Title Vehicle Operator 1

Working Title Shuttle Bus Driver 1

Job Grade B

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 15-19 hours per week

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Monday through Friday, drivers needed for all shifts.

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area President

Department 00450 - Commuter Services - Operations

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $20.00/h

Close Date 04/26/2024

Job Summary

Shuttle Bus Driver. Must be 21 years of age. Must pass background check and drug screen.

**Paid CDL training and testing.


Operates Shuttle buses or University vans to shuttle riders to various stops on campus, the VA Hospital or Research Park.2. Operates automobiles, light trucks, tractors and other equipment in order to haul, move, and deliver materials on, to, and from campus.3. Maintains vehicles such as cars, light trucks, and tractors by seeing that they are serviced regularly and by personally correcting and repairing minor problems.4. Performs physical labor related to moving, hauling, construction, and snow removal.5. May direct the work activities of part-time and newly hired laborers to insure that they understand and accomplish their respective job objectives.6. May perform related duties as directed by the supervisor.

• This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

Minimum Qualifications

A valid Utah’s Drivers License; the ability to move heavy objects; and positive customer service skills required. A Commercial Driver’s License with a chauffeur’s endorsement or equivalency (one year of education can be substituted for two years of related work experience) be required if the job responsibilities require the exclusive transportation of passengers, such as for the shuttle bus or VA van.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


Excellent familiarity with connecting UTA and TRAX routes.

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students and patients from all backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education and quality healthcare for historically underrepresented students and patients.

All qualified individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA). More information, including the Director/Title IX Coordinator’s office address, electronic mail address, and telephone number can be located at:

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