SEC: Saferide Driver (S9738B)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities


Saferide Drivers transport students in a Bates College vehicle (usually a van) on campus, to and from off campus residences and other locations as assigned. He or she also assists with other Security Department assignments as needed. Saferide Drivers also report any security or safety concerns observed.



The Saferide Driver must be physically able to perform the tasks required by the position and be able to see, hear, speak, walk and drive. This student must also be able to understand the English language and speak it clearly in person and within radio/telephone communications.

EDUCATION: Bates College student 18 years of age or older and must complete the Bates certified driving course.
EXPERIENCE: This student must be a safe driver and hold a valid driver’s license (photocopy will be used for verification with state). This student must be able to work well with all types of people and must have the ability to remain calm in stressful situations.



Specific responsibilities include, but may not be limited to:

Please Note: The Saferide Driver must notify the Student Safety Supervisor in writing immediately upon change of license status or receipt of summons (for any violation) from law enforcement official. He or she must understand and obey all traffic laws of the State of Maine and abide by city parking ordinances. Driver is responsible for violations incurred and may result in loss of driving privileges.

The Basics

Department: Security
Supervisor: Dennis Paquin
Office Location: 245 College
Email: dpaquin
Pay Grade: B


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The Basics

Department: Security
Supervisor: Dennis Paquin
Office Location: 245 College
Email: dpaquin
Pay Grade: B

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities