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The Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District was established in 1967 and subsequently funded in part by Arkansas Act 118 of 1969 based upon the template set by Congress in 1965 by Public Law 89-136, known as the Public Works and Economic Development Act.

Bus Driver - Immediate Opening

Applications are being accepted for Bus Driver for North Arkansas Transportation Service (NATS), a Division of the Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, Inc.. Duties will consist of transporting passengers, washing and cleaning vehicles and other duties as assigned.

Applicants must have a valid Arkansas CDL a clean driving record and the ability to work well with others. Applicant selected must pass a criminal background check and a pre-employment drug screen. If applicant has not lived within the state of Arkansas continuously for the past five years, he/she must submit to a finger print check.

 

Please send Resume to:

Judy Diffee
HR Coordinator
Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, Inc.
P. O. Box 190
Harrison, Arkansas 72602

or email jdiffee@nwaedd.org Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

North Arkansas Transportation Service Director

Applications are being accepted for the position of North Arkansas Transportation Service Director – NATS, a division of Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, Inc. until April 30, 2019.

Duties will include: Responsible for the day to day administrative operations of the Transportation Services, including management of fleet maintenance and operations at multiple locations, capital projects and budgeting, and preventative maintenance programs. Responsible for the delivery of transportation service and managing a fleet of over 65 vehicles including procurement, maintenance and route management. Coordinates assigned activities with other departments, outside agencies, and representatives from various state agencies.

A Bachelor’s degree in management, business, or a related field is optimal with at least five years of experience in a management position, preferably with a specialization in transportation.
Chosen applicant must pass a criminal background check, and pre-employment drug screen. If applicant has not lived within the state of Arkansas for the past two years, he/she must submit to a finger print check.

Send resume to:
Judy Diffee
HR Coordinator
Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, Inc.
P. O. Box 190, Harrison, Arkansas 72602
Email jdiffee@nwaedd.org

Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

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