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Glen Ellyn - Transportation Manager
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FirstGroup plc | Glen Ellyn, IL
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Job Description

Now Hiring Transportation Manager

At First Student, our Transportation Managers are a constant reflection of our company's commitment to safety and customer service. The Transportation Manager is responsible for providing operational oversight, day-to-day management, and directly supervising staff and financial performance.

At First Student, we are proud to offer:

* Tremendous Career Advancement Opportunities due to a strong presence across North America
* Positive and rewarding work environment

Transportation Manager Responsibilities:

* Manages operational expenses and explains budget variances
* Manages injury and collision claims
* Ensures safety practices and applicable regulations are obeyed by all employees
* Ensure facilities and buses are maintained to First Student safety and environmental standards
* Sets accurate schedules for routes
* Minimizes route drive times and mileage while adhering to contractual and regulatory mandates
* Provides accurate and timely operational and financial reporting as requested by AGM and/or finance
* Ensures purchases follow company processes and policies
* Drives employee engagement and recognition

Transportation Manager Experience and Skills Required:

* 4-year degree or equivalent
* Minimum 3 years management experience
* Strong oral and written communication skills
* Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
* Business background in financial, strategic, and/or organizational analysis

First Student's commitment to putting our customers first, dedication to safety, and an ambition to deliver dependable transportation makes for a working environment you'll love. As a huge company with 120,000 staff and over 2.5 billion customers worldwide, you'll also enjoy security, a brilliant future, and excellent training.

Apply today to join our team!

First Student is an Equal Opportunity Employer.