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    This position is for a Motor Vehicle Operator located at the Richmond VA Medical Center under Engineering Service Line. Please see the duties listed below.

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    Duties: Includes, but are not limited to: Incumbent is required to operate the following types of equipment and vehicles such as a 35 passenger bus, vans (including wheelchair vans), trucks, station wagons, sedans and other necessary equipment in order to carry out the functions of the Core Outreach Team (COT) of the VISN and Medical Center. The primary duty of this position is to drive and maintain the rural health mobile clinic vehicle which has an approximate weight of 29,500 pounds. Incumbent operates gasoline or diesel powered vehicles over Federal, state, and county roads and city streets in all traffic conditions, and is required to load and unload vehicles. Incumbent is responsible for dispatching of General Services Administration (GSA) vehicles, coordination with service shop and/or maintenance and repairs; for keeping vehicles interior and exterior clean; for all record keeping of fuel, mileage, and reports to the GSA Motor Pool; and the accuracy of the monthly GSA billing. Collects and files all completed motor vehicle trip tickets. Incumbent transports VAMC personnel, medical equipment, supplies, linen, mail and other items essential to the operation of the COT and assigned Medical Center. The incumbent loads and unloads equipment and materials, assuring that cargo is protected from the weather and secured to prevent falling. All vehicles are driven off station and are regular and recurring functions of this position. The position is responsible for aspects of the mobile clinic vehicle to include maintenance, driving, trip planning due to size of vehicle, waste disposal and setup. The position will promote positive customer service by acting as a patient advocate for the Medical Center by exhibiting outgoing abilities to assist our customers. Additional duties may include administrative support, when time permits. Such duties include, but are not limited to, assisting with clerical assignments in a variety of general support areas (i.e. data entry into VISTA; receiving and directing callers and visitors as needed; receiving, collecting and delivering mail as needed; copying and completing forms and questionnaires; data retrieval, compilation and dissemination).

    Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm
    Compressed/Flexible Schedule: Not Authorized
    Position Description Title/PD# Motor Vehicle Operator / PD#2872
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives/Expenses: Not authorized
    Financial Disclosure Position: No

    Travel Required

    76% or greater - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    5703 Motor Vehicle Operating

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