Motor Vehicle Operator-Light
University of Wisconsin-Madison - Madison, WI

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Starting salary is $11.284 per hour, plus excellent benefits. This position is in pay schedule and range 03-08. A six-month probationary period is required.

Special Qualifications:

Requires experience driving various vehicles. Some positions require possession or the ability to obtain within six months or prior to passing probation, a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), maintain a motor vehicle record that meets UW Risk Management standards, and maintain ability to drive State of Wisconsin owned vehicles. Some positions require CDL with varying air brake endorsements and/or tanker endorsements.


Shari Cnare, UW HR Assistant, 608/265-4059,

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Deadline to Apply:

Applications must be received in this office no later than 4:30 p.m. Friday, February 22, 2013.

The employment register established from this recruitment will be used to staff current and future vacancies for the next six to twelve months within the UW-Madison Campus. We currently have two vacancies located in the Physical Plant, Waste and Recycling. One has a work schedule of Tuesday through Saturday, 12:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. The second has a work schedule of Monday through Friday, 4:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Shari Cnare at 608/265-4059.

Job Duties:
Operate and maintain cars, trucks, and buses; load, unload and haul materials. Complete position descriptions can be seen at: and

Special Notes:
This position requires a conviction record check. Due to the nature of the position, applicants will be asked to furnish a signed written record of any conviction or pending criminal charges.

For UW-Madison Campus safety information and crime statistics/annual Security Report, see or call the Dean of Students office at (608) 263-5700 for a paper copy.

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of Wisconsin driving laws and regulations; knowledge of proper operating levels for engine oils, transmission fluids, coolants, tire pressures, etc.; knowledge of basic procedures in handling hazardous wastes and chemicals; knowledge of safe lifting methods and general safety precautions for handling materials. Ability to recognize potentially hazardous situations; ability to perform heavy lifting, standing, stooping, bending, twisting, squatting, and kneeling; ability to work under varying weather conditions: severe cold, extreme heat, rain, snow, and ice; ability and physical strength to handle 80 lb, e.g. dock containers and 55 gallon barrels of rubbish; ability to safely operate large motor vehicle; ability to adapt to changing technologies with the increased usage of specialized equipment.

How to Apply:
Eligibility for employment requires only an application for State Employment form (OSER-DMRS-38), available at . NO TEST WILL BE GIVEN. Please indicate on your state application form what you are willing to work with respect to shifts and full-time/part-time. Applications must be received in this office no later than 4:30 p.m. Friday, February 22, 2013 . Applications can be mailed to Shari Cnare, HR Assistant Adv, Facilities Planning & Management, 1217 University Avenue, Rm 201, Madison, WI 53706, or they may be faxed to 608/265-3692.

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