Supervisor, Transportation Department

Northern Kentucky University
June 11, 2023
Offerd Salary:$21.82 to $25.40
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Contract Type:Open-ended
Working Time:Negotigation
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Position Information

Working Title Supervisor, Transportation Department

Department Automotive Shop Compensation Title Supervisor Position Number 30002395 Position Status Regular Work Schedule

Monday-Friday 6:30AM – 3:00PM

Hours per Week 40 Months per Year 12 Commitment to Inclusive Excellence

Northern Kentucky University (NKU) seeks excellence by enriching its educational environment and culture through the diversity of its administration, faculty, and staff and by embracing inclusiveness, equity, and global awareness in all dimensions of its work. NKU is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action institution. We encourage applications by members of diverse groups and by persons with a demonstrated commitment to issues of diversity and experience in achieving goals relative to inclusive excellence. Our vision is that NKU will be nationally recognized for being a student-ready, regionally engaged university that empowers diverse learners for economic and social mobility. We will do this while promoting a culture of excellence, acting with integrity, fostering a community of belonging, working with creativity and innovation, and maintaining a climate of collegiality. In your role, you will be expected to ensure that students who interact with you have a high-quality experience that supports the vision of the institution.

Purpose of Position

Provide safe and appropriate transportation to meet the University's needs and to provide safe work vehicles and equipment for Operation and Maintenance personnel and the campus community.

Primary Responsibilities

1 Provide safe and aesthetically appropriate transportation for the University. 2 Oversee the preventive maintenance, diagnostics, repairs, and other service work of all university-owned vehicles and equipment. 3 Provide work orders to the transportation team on a daily basis to maintain the vehicle fleet. 4 Keep complete and accurate record keeping of work performed, parts, and supplies. Completion of work orders in CMMS system for data reporting purposes. 5 Perform general repairs and service maintenance to all vehicles and equipment 6 Maintains a Commercial Drivers License with a passenger endorsement 7 Report to work during Snow events to assist in repairing any vehicles or equipment 8 Responsible for providing administrative personnel with monthly data for fuel and vehicle repairs for interdepartmental billings. 9 Update and maintain employee training and timekeeping system.


Technical/Vocational school training with 4 years related experience with 1 year in supervisory experience.

Candidate must possess:

  • Valid driver's license;
  • basic computer skills; proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • ability to communicate clearly both orally and written;
  • ability to work with various types of related equipment
  • ability to stand, walk, stoop, reach, pull, kneel, push, work in confined spaces, and perform work above head level for extended periods of time;
  • perform medium heavy and maximum physical exertion and lift up to 50 lbs or more on a regular basis.
  • Any candidate chosen for this position will be required to undergo a pre- employment criminal background check as mandated by state law.

    Minimum Education High School Diploma Preferred Education Technical School Certificate Minimum Experience 4 years Salary $21.82 to $25.40 Pay Grade S70

    Posting Detail Information

    Requisition Number 2023S1832

    Job Open Date 05/11/2023 Job Close Date Open Until Filled No Quick Link https: // Is this an internal only posting?

    Supplemental Questions

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  • Do you possess a Class A or B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with proper endorsement?
  • Yes
  • No
  • How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
  • 0-1
  • 1-3
  • 3-5
  • 5-7
  • 7+
  • Describe any previous supervisory experience
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please list any licenses or certifications you might have that are directly related to this position.
  • (Open Ended Question)

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