Utility Worker in Herndon, VA at MV Transportation

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

MV Transportation is seeking a Utility Worker to assist the Maintenance Department with the upkeep of the fleet, shop, and operations facilities, as well as to provide assistance with the documentation of activities related to vehicle maintenance, fuel, and parts inventories.


  • All vehicles completely fueled and fluids topped, ready for service at various times of day.
  • Fuel and fluids inventories tracked and monitored.
  • Fuel logs maintained accurately and up to date for each vehicle and type of fuel/fluid.
  • Vehicle interiors cleaned according to contract.
  • Vehicle exteriors cleaned according to contract.
  • Vehicle emergency equipment (fire extinguisher, body-fluid kit, first aid kit) fully stocked and functional.
  • Vehicles parked according to facility parking plan.
  • All fleet damage documented and communicated to appropriate personnel in the case of unreported damage.
  • Fuel Island maintained and kept clean, any spills contained immediately and reported to the appropriate personnel.
  • Work area maintained according to OSHA and EPA regulations.
  • Office, break and restroom areas cleaned and trash disposed of properly.
  • Maintain adequate stores and accurate inventory of cleaning supplies required.
  • Provide assistance as necessary to shop staff in keeping parts inventories accounted for as well as in procurement of necessary parts for fleet and facility maintenance.
  • Fare Boxes is to be probed and dumped in every vehicle every night.

Talent Requirements:

  • General knowledge of OSHA and EPA regulations related to shop and office conditions.
  • Must be able to obtain a CDL license.
  • Previous experience in a custodial capacity and knowledge of cleaning methods.
  • Flexible and effective under pressure in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to lift, push, pull, and move objects weighing up to 50 -70 pounds unassisted.
  • Ability to work with cleaning compounds, solvents, and chemicals.
  • Ability to effectively understand, communicate, and follow instructions in English (verbally and written).
  • Ability to work without direct supervision.
  • Availability to work from 6:30 PM -3:00 AM on weekdays, weekends, and holidays.
  • Availability to work indoors and outdoors in seasonal climate and varying weather conditions, physical demands include driving, walking, constant arm movements.
  • Must be 23 years of age or older at the time of application submission.

MV Transportation is committed to as policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Where permissible under applicable state and local law, applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test and background check after receiving a conditional offer of employment.