The Vehicle Operator (VO) is responsible for the safe operation of various vehicles and equipment for a base operating support services task order. Vehicles operated include, but not limited to, shuttle bus, taxi, forklift, wrecker, and MHE (cranes, dozers, large excavators, backhoes, bobcats, t-rex units, etc.). This position reports to the Vehicle Operations Supervisor and Vehicle Operations Control Center Supervisor.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:
Operates/drives all vehicles safely and economically, extending full courtesies to protocol supported missions by assisting in loading / unloading of baggage and opening/closing of doors as required.
Conforms to all installation and OSHA rules and regulations and ensures that seatbelts are worn in vehicles so equipped.
Maintains passenger, mileage and transport records as input to daily, weekly and monthly activity reports.
Assists the Dispatcher during Silent hours to operate all common vehicles/equipment.
Performs inspections using AF Form 1800 and reports maintenance issues in accordance with vehicle requirements and established procedures.
Provides on-call response after hours as needed to meet unscheduled or surge requirements.
Performs as supplemental personnel in all scopes of work such as vehicle operations, materiel control, and fleet management as needed.
Responsible for maintaining a safe, clean, sanitary, healthy, presentable, professional atmosphere, free of dust, clutter and trash in all working facilities and areas.
Responsible for proper utilization and safeguarding of all government and contractor provided property (e.g., to include government facilities, equipment and tools).
Responsible for precise execution of company time reporting procedures and accurate completion of timesheet.
Performs other duties as assigned.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:
Common vehicles and equipment as directed and licensed to operate. General office equipment. May be exposed to potentially hazardous conditions that require wear of hard hats, gloves, steel toed boots, hearing protection, safety glasses and other personal protection equipment (PPE) such as flak vest and Kevlar helmet; may be required to push, pull and lift heavy equipment. Must comply with OSHA, EPA, Fire Regulations and published Company work rules.
Extensive interaction with the government customer is required. Work is generally conducted in an outdoor environment with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions such as, exposure to heat, cold, dust, and noise. Overtime and shift work may be required depending on contractual needs. Employee must comply with all Federal, State and Local regulations and published Company work rules as well as written instructions. Task specific work environment training will be provided as required. Must be prepared to function in a wartime environment to support U. S. interests. 100% Overseas Assignment.
Work will require lifting up to 50 lbs., team lifting up to 100 lbs., stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting, and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical, or biological agents. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Physical dexterity required. Constant use of sight abilities while operating vehicles is required.