Manager, Transportation Operations (One Year Only)
Lorton, VA 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description


Manager, Transportation Operations (One Year Only)

Lorton Center


Plans and manages the operations related to the Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) transportation program; participates in the development, oversight, and evaluation of services and activities assigned to the section.



  • Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a bachelor's degree in a field related to transportation and/or management.
  • Five (5) years of progressively more responsible transportation operations or logistics experience, some of which shall have been in oversight or supervisory capacity.
    • Advanced degree(s) beyond the minimum degree requirement in a relevant field may be considered for some experience.
  • Must have, or be able to obtain, certification in emergency first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), and the use of an automated external defibrillator [22.1-178].
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and a satisfactory driving record from the Department of Motor Vehicles that shows, within the preceding five years, there has been no convictions of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs, convictions of refusing to take a blood or breath test, convictions of a felony, or assignment to any alcohol safety action program or driver alcohol rehabilitation program pursuant to 18.2-271.1 of the Code of Virginia or, within the preceding 12 months, there have been no convictions of two or more moving traffic violations or has not been required to attend a driver improvement clinic by the Commissioner of the Department of Motor Vehicles pursuant to 46.2-498 of the Code of Virginia.
  • Must have possession of, or ability to obtain a Class B commercial motor vehicle, as defined by the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles and is required to possess a commercial driver's license CDL-B with P and S (passenger and school bus) endorsements with air brakes.
  • Minimum age requirement of 21 years.
  • Successful completion of FCPS bus driver training program.
  • Must have a satisfactory pre-employment physical examination and a completed School Bus Driver's Physician Certificate (form EB.001) as prescribed by the Virginia Board of Education and pass physical examination annually thereafter [22.1-178]; must submit to random testing for alcohol and controlled substances [49 CFR Parts 40 and 382].
  • Must complete the Virginia Board of Education training program on autism spectrum disorders [8VAC20-70-350].
  • Must provide a pre-employment school bus driver moral character statement (form EB.003) as prescribed by the Virginia Board of Education [22.1-178].
  • Must have completed or shall complete within the first 90 days of employment to the position, the Department of Transportation mandated Drug and Alcohol Suspicion Training for Supervisors [49 CRF 382.603].
  • Must have completed or shall complete within one (1) year of employment to the position, the "New Director/Supervisor" class conducted by the Virginia Department of Education [8VAC20-70-350].
  • Knowledge of procedures, practices, equipment, and supplies related to transportation and school bus operation.
  • Knowledge of related national, state, county, local, and School Board regulations, directives, policies, and/or codes.
  • Knowledge of county roads systems, and an understanding of road conditions related to the transport of students
  • Proficiency in the use of technology and data compilation, analysis, and reporting.
  • Ability to assess results and modify procedures.
  • Ability to effectively lead teams in multiple projects.
  • Ability to facilitate meetings and/or present information to groups.
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships throughout the school division and with the public.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

Salary Range

$88,019 - $149,779

Salary Grade
[Salary Information]

Unified Scale-Schedule B/Grade 007


Transportation Services

Contract Length

260-Day Contract

Pay Frequency


Percent Full-Time

Full Time

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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