Employment

CURRENT OPENINGS

Periodically LOTS has a need for a dispatcher and/or driver for its operation.
Currently, we are in need of part-time drivers.


ACCOUNTANT

Job Description

Lee Ogle Transportation Systems (LOTS) is hiring a full-time Accountant for a position in Dixon, IL. This position is a mid-level accounting professional responsible for maintaining financial records. Duties include confirming compliance with IRS rules, contractual requirements of the Illinois Department of Transportation, and balancing the ledger for regular reports. Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required. CPA License preferred. At least five (5) years’ experience in accounting or related field. 

LOTS is dedicated to its staff, as they provide quality and safe service to customers. Our staff are our most important resource, we invest in them with comprehensive training.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

For more information or to apply, go to: http://lotsil.org/employment/ or go to 210 E. Progress Drive, Dixon to complete an application. Feel free to call us at 815-288-2117 if you have questions.

DISPATCHER / PART-TIME

Job Description

We are currently looking for one part-time dispatcher to assist with the operation of Lee-Ogle Transportation System. This part-time position will include up to 30 hours a week with a schedule of 11 AM – 5 pm Monday through Friday. General Responsibilities: This position requires a comprehensive knowledge of scheduling and dispatching transportation including inclusive understanding of the scheduling software and its capabilities; great communication skills and the ability to build working relationships with passengers and agencies; great telephone etiquette, ability to use a calculator, copy machine and computer-literate. This position requires understanding of the geographical service area. Particular attention should be paid to ways to improve the efficiencies of the transportation system and implementation. This position will include participation with Greyhound Bus Lines as a local representative. Qualifications: High School graduate or the equivalent; computer efficient; ability to keep accurate records and proofread; ability to communicate and establish working relationships with co-workers and other agencies; strong interpersonal skills, maintain confidentiality of client information unless consent is obtained for purpose of referral; good telephone manners; ability to multitask; proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook). To Apply: http://lotsil.org/employment/ or go to 210 E. Progress Drive, Dixon to complete an application. Feel free to call us at 815-288-2117 if you have questions.

Schedule: Day shift

Benefits: Paid time off and On the job training

DRIVER / PART-TIME

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

It is recognized that Lee-Ogle Transportation System operates at a TEAM. Although this position identifies specific duties, there are no tasks that excuse responsibility of any individual.  Drivers must have a valid driver’s license, be at least 21 years of age, operate the vehicle in a safe and courteous manner, provide excellent customer service with a focus on the riders of LOTS. Experience in operating lifts and ramps is preferred. Drivers are required to maintain accurate records regarding their trips. They will need to respond to accident or medical emergencies by notifying emergency response providers and rendering First Aid until emergency personnel arrives.

QUALIFICATIONS

Ability to drive a multi-passenger vehicle safely and appropriately, including the ability to read and interpret road signs and maps; adhere to the rules and regulations of the Federal Transit Administration and the United States Department of Transportation. The ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. The ability to prepare concise and accurate reports. The ability to recognize vehicle maintenance needs. The ability to administer First Aid and CPR. Must be able to lift up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently; and /or 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects, and pass the company physical exam.  Applications will be kept on file for six (6) months.

APPLY

To apply fill out the LOTS-Employment-Application and send to LOTS:

Lee-Ogle Transportation System
ATTN: Human Resources
210 East Progress Drive
Dixon, IL 61021
Email: HR@lotsil.org


LOTS is dedicated to its staff, as they provide quality and safe service to customers.

Our staff are our most important resource, we invest in them with comprehensive training.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.