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Job Opening Information Transportation Coordinator 3-22-19

Application Deadline
Position Start Date

Position Title
Transportation Coordinator 3-22-19
Required Application Type
Teacher / Admin
Job Description

The Newburgh Enlarged City School District has a vacancy for a Transportation Coordinator for the District.

 A Civil Service Exam will be required.  This is a provisional appointment.

Job Qualifications

 General Statement of Duties:

Coordinates the school bus program serving in a liaison capacity between the school district and private bus companies providing transportation for the school system; does related work as required.


Distinguishing Features of the Class

This is an important administrative position involving responsibility for representing the school system in negotiations with the private companies providing the transportation for the school district. The work is performed under general supervision allowing considerable leeway for the exercise of independent judgement. Supervision may be exercised over clerical assistants.


Examples of Work: (illustrative only)

  • Prepares specifications for transportation contracts.
  • Confers with contractors to establish routes and time schedules.
  • Receives and attempts to settle grievances of parents, pupils, schools and contractors.
  • Establishes and maintains lists for students eligible for transportation.
  • Arranges all special trips, including those of athletic teams.
  • Prepares or assists in the preparation of State transportation reports.
  • Maintains records of receipts and expenditures and makes out periodic reports of number of pupils carried.
  • Analyzes costs involving transportation.
  • Assists in the preparation of the transportation budget.
  • Consults with representatives of private and parochial schools concerning school bus schedules.
  • Advises Superintendent of Schools of hazardous driving conditions and recommends closing of schools.


Required Knowledges, Skills and Abilities:

Thorough knowledge of standard bus transportation methods; good knowledge of the geography of the district; good knowledge of the New York State Motor Vehicle Law and applicable regulations of the public service commission;  good knowledge of driving safety practices;  ability to plan and supervise the work of others;  ability to prepare records and reports;  dependability;  initiative and resourcefulness; good physical condition.


Acceptable Experience and Training

Graduation from high school and four years of experience in administering a school district or government agency transportation program.


Application Procedure

 Your application and resume will be reviewed by a group of stakeholders. If selected, you will be contacted via email of the date, time and place of the interview.

 Our district serves a very large population of diverse students. We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package.

For a more in depth look at our district, please visit our website at Please also check out our Vision 2020: The Way Forward.

Vision: Through the work of all, we will achieve inclusive excellence.

Mission: Inspiring students to become tomorrow's leaders beyond Academy Field.

Thank you for your interest in the Newburgh Enlarged City School District.


The Newburgh Enlarged City School District does not discriminate on the basis of an individual's actual or perceived race, color, religion, creed, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship status, age, marital status, partnership status, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, sexual orientation, gender (sex), military status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status or political affiliation, and additionally does not discriminate against students on the basis of weight, gender identity, gender expression, and religious practices or any other basis prohibited by New York State and/or federal non-discrimination laws in employment or its programs and activities. The District provides equal access to community and youth organizations. If one has questions or wants to make an inquiry regarding discrimination, including harassment, contact any one of the following: Mr. Michael McLymore, Dr. Pedro Roman or Mary Ellen Leimer at 124 Grand St., Newburgh, NY 12550, telephone 845-563-3460, or email .

Job Category
Job Location
District Wide

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