VIA Employment Job Summary
 
Job Summary
Job Title:   BUS LEAD DISPATCHER

Starting Salary:   $5,236 - $8,888 per month

Job Description:   Responsible for work activity of bus dispatchers and of a large group of bus operators to ensure safe, efficient, and reliable service. Assists with developing goals, establishing plans and priorities, and assigning and monitoring work of dispatch supervisors. Responsible for managing on-street bus operations by receiving and transmitting information, giving instructions, responding to emergencies or making adjustments to maintain on-time performance. Responsible for supervisory personnel work requirements and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). Maintains proficiency in the usage of a Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD)/Automatic Vehicle Location (AVL) system and performs the duties of a Bus Dispatcher when required. Serves as liaison with San Antonio and suburban city police departments, fire departments, EMS and other public entities. Responsibilities are difficult in nature, requiring extensive supervisory skills and ability.

Education and Experience:   High school education or the equivalent plus two (2) years of additional applicable college or training equal to two (2) years of college, and four (4) years of operations experience of which two (2) years must be in a transit supervisory position, with an exemplary record, or an acceptable combination of education, training and experience.

 Closing Date:  02/18/2020



VIA Metropolitan Transit is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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