OverviewTransdev, formerlyVeolia Transportation,is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of passenger transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming. Takes customer calls and schedules customer rides using a computerized scheduling system. Creates daily manifests for paratransit drivers based on customer demands.ResponsibilitiesAnswers customer calls and inputs all customer rides using a computerized scheduling system.
Enters new customer information or changes into the system
Provides customer service with late vehicle service, verifying “No Shows” and assisting riders with resolving service related complaints
Creates daily manifests for paratransit drivers based on customer demands.
Monitors efficiencies of manifests to ensure that routes are logical and efficient based on customer needs.
Maintains a clean and well-organized work area
Other duties as required.QualificationsEducation, Licensing, and Certifications :High school diploma or equivalent, such as GED, required
Experience: 1 year or more of customer service experience preferred.
Skills and Knowledge Required:Ability to read, comprehend and understand maps
Ability to read, understand, interpret, and explain transit system operating rules, regulations, policies, phases and routes
Basic math, writing, and computer skills
Ability to communicate via telephone with clear speech and a pleasant phone manner
Travel requirement (as a percent): <5% for occasional meetingsPre-Employment Requirements: Must submit to drug testing and a background check
Physical Requirements: Must be able to work shifts or flexible work schedules as needed.
100% of work is accomplished indoors and in air conditioned or well ventilated facilities.
Work is accomplished in an office or in a cubicle space equipped with a telephone and computer.
The employee is generally subjected to long periods spent sitting, typing, or looking at a computer screen.
For more information please visit our website at www.transdevna.com/careersThe above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request. Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.EEO is the Law Poster: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm Drug free workplace If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check Job Locations US-IL-DeKalbPosted Date 8 hours ago (11/1/2020 10:10 PM)Requisition ID 2020-13460Position Category Customer Service/Call Center/Dispatch/Reservationist/SchedulerInternal Reference 237Company/Division Transdev Services