Merrimack Valley School District
105 Community Drive, Penacook, NH 03303
Merrimack Valley School District (MVSD) invites enthusiastic, qualified, experienced, and innovative candidates with strong interpersonal, communication, and technical skills to apply for the position of MVSD Transportation Director. The Transportation Department is responsible for providing services to approximately 2,500 students spanning five towns. The position requires a detail oriented individual willing to work hard, have fun, and join a great team. MVSD offers a positive working environment, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits. This is a full time, year-round position.
The Transportation Director is responsible for providing proactive leadership and management in all aspects of the Transportation Department. The ideal candidate has knowledge of public-school transportation operations (however other related experiences will be considered), including county, state, and federal regulations. The MVSD is seeking someone with the ability to communicate orally and in writing (using various methods-to include technology). Effective and collaborative skills in personnel management and supervision are essential. Supervision of all transportation department employees is a very important aspect of the position. The Transportation Director must have the ability to discreetly manage departmental budget and finances with a keen eye towards the effective use of District resources. Technology skills in spreadsheets, document processing, and digital collaborations are important.
Responsibilities include developing student transportation schedules, routes, driver assignments, organizing District pupil transportation system, supervising driver recruitment and training program, along with shared oversight of the department's budget and fleet replacement cycle.
The Transportation Director should hold a BA, or a combination of education and experience in the area of management.
Please visit the Human Resources page at http://mvsdpride.org for detailed information and application instructions on this very important position.
The application deadline for this position is Friday, March 27, 2020. The MVSD is an EOE.
Location/Region: Concord, NH (03301)