The City of College Station is looking for a program manager as we implement a CDL training program! This is an amazing opportunity for an experienced CDL operator to help us prepare our commercial drivers to be safe, compliant and excellent representatives for the City! This position will work with all new CDL operators for the city and provide a great introduction to our organization, as well as equip them with excellent skills for safe driving!
Under the general direction of the Risk & Workforce Compliance Manager, the Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Program Specialist is responsible for overseeing the City’s CDL training program, facilitating CDL operator training and safety-related driving activities, including but not limited to conducting on-going CDL training, educating drivers on Department Of Transportation (DOT) safety compliance, and implementing effective and safe training techniques for Entry Level Driver Training (ELDT).
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years’ experience driving a CMV requiring a Class A CDL; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must possess and maintain a satisfactory driving record and a valid class A CDL with all endorsements necessary to operate the CMV for which training is to be provided and have at least two (2) years of experience driving a CMV requiring a CDL of the same class and/or the same endorsement; and meet all applicable State qualification requirements for CMV instructors. Must have a 10-speed endorsement with a minimum of two (2) years) of experience. Must have working knowledge of DOT, FMCSA & OSHA regulations. Aptitude for teaching/coaching and facilitating training in both small and large groups. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Well organized with the ability to complete work and manage records with a strong attention to detail. Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point) proficiency.
Smith Driving Instructor Certification. Lead Instructor or Facilitator experience.