CDL Program Specialist

$52,181 - $65,213 yearly
  • City of College Station
  • College Station, TX, USA
  • May 09, 2022
Full time Public Works Other (Please Specify)

Job Description

The City of College Station is seeking a motivated, experienced CDL Trainer to lead our CDL program!  We are implementing a training program to support our departments that need CDL operators.  This is a great opportunity for the right person to join us at the implementation stage and make this program the BEST it can be!!  

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. 

Preferred:  

Smith Driving Instructor Certification. Lead Instructor or Facilitator experience.