Transportation Scheduler Intern

R&D Transportation Services, Inc.
Camarillo, CA
United States
Professional Areas: 
Transportation Planning
Experience Level: 
Internship

 

 About our Company 

R&D Transportation Services Inc. (R&D) is a transportation management and consulting firm that since 1991, has successfully worked with California Regional Centers and School Districts to deliver a comprehensive brokerage model that consists of Scheduling, Billing and Contract Administration, Customer Service Center, and Quality Assurance for Field Operations. Although not a direct transportation service provider, R&D coordinates with vendors to ensure that they operate safe, reliable, and efficient transportation services for people with developmental and physical disabilities. 

Position Summary - Internship 

  • We are seeking a college student majoring in Business or related discipline for a part time internship opportunity within our Scheduling Department. We would prefer a college student at a senior level standing prior to the start of the internship. 
  • Job duties will include, but are not limited to: 
  • Under direction by the Transportation Planning Manager, the scheduler will use the Versatrans computerized routing and planning GIS software to schedule passenger routes in accordance with service requirements. 
  • Collaborate with transportation vendors regarding route changes, cancellations, etc. 
  • Maintain an accurate database of program schedules by area, vendor vehicle configurations and rider files related to the special needs requirements. 
  • Communicate across departments regarding pertinent items, their region and/or service changes 
  • Develop individualized trip plan that supports the individual’s travel goals to their place of work, school or day program 
  • Review information from the regional center social worker to evaluate transportation needs related to functional mobility and/or cognitive challenges 
  • Prepare and generate comprehensive reports, correspondence and presentations 
  • May work on other special projects within the scheduling area 
  • Other related duties as assigned 

Qualifications

  • High school degree or equivalent 
  • Current student at senior level standing at a community college or university. 
  • Ability to work part time during school 
  • Strong computer skills (Excel, Word, Access and Outlook) GIS experience a plus 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with strong attention to detail 
  • Confidentiality of all information is essential 
  • Experience in the transportation field desirable 

Benefits as an Intern 

  • Gain professional work experience in an area related to your degree. 
  • Learn about the industry and find a rewarding opportunity helping the special needs community 
  • Potential opportunity after graduation for full-time employment 

Submissions: Please submit your cover letter and resume to RandDTransportationInc.appone.com 

 

Published on:
May 22, 2019 - 10:36am
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