Bus Driver

State of Colorado
Part Time 25.33/per week $3,658 - $5,122 Per month Colorado USA


Department Information

Salary begins at: $25.33/hour

Alamosa, Adams State University is a state-supported institution in the San Luis Valley, South-central Colorado located two and a half hours north of Santa Fe, NM and four hours south of Denver, CO. The university is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution and is a regional education provider.  The San Luis Valley is the largest alpine basin in North America, surrounded by the beautiful Sangre de Cristo and the San Juan Mountain Ranges.  Adams State is the perfect place to study, work and live.

Description of Job

This position will work part-time in the Facilities Services Department of Adams State University reporting to the Transportation Department.  This work unit supports the institution by driving student and staff to and from events and/or activities utilizing State Fleet Vehicles.
 Other specific duties of this position are:

  • Performs pre-trip inspections and documents on all fleet vehicles and equipment.
  • Performs maintenance on vehicles and equipment including auto detail, repairs, preventative maintenance, inspections, and records any necessary documentation.
  • Cleaning and maintaining Fleet vehicles
  • Responsible for inspecting vehicles and maintaining inspection documents as well as other associated records and reports as needed.
  • Monitoring the mechanical condition of vehicles and equipment.
  • Perform light maintenance of vehicles and equipment such as maintaining air and fluid pressure, monitor tire conditions, and wiper blades.
  • Aid in transporting Fleet vehicles to outside sources/vendors for repairs
This position also may require work outside of normal business hours.

Minimum Qualifications, Substitutions, Conditions of Employment & Appeal Rights

Residency Requirement: (New)

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This posting is only open to residents of the State of Colorado at the time of submitting your application. 

Class Code & Classification Description: (New)


Experience Only:

Two (2) years of relevant experience in an occupation related to the work assigned to this position

Special Requirements:
 This position requires a Class B commercial license with a passenger endorsement and any requirements including drug screening and DOT physicals.
 Please submit a copy of current Colorado Driver's License, a CDL medical card and a DMV record with your application.
 A successful candidate will demonstrate responsible professional conduct at all times; will be punctual and observe scheduled work hours; will not abuse leave and will follow call-in procedures.  the successful candidate will also follow safety guidelines and use personal protective equipment, when required.

Although this position is non-exempt for FLSA, it is a condition of employment at Adams State University to agree to receive compensation time in lieu of overtime pay.

Appeal Rights: (Updated)

An applicant who has been removed from an employment list or removed from consideration during the selection process may request a review by the State Personnel Director.

As an applicant directly affected by the results of the selection or comparative analysis process, you may file a written appeal with the State Personnel Director.

Review of the completed, signed and submitted appeal will be timely on the basis of written material submitted by you, using the official appeal form signed by you or your representative. This form must be completed and delivered to the State Personnel Board by email at  within ten (10) calendar days from your receipt of notice or acknowledgement of the Department’s action.

For further information on the Board Rules, you can refer to 4 Colorado Code of Regulations (CCR) 801-1, State Personnel Board Rules and Personnel Director's Administrative Procedures, Chapter 8, Resolution of Appeals and Disputes, at.