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DOTS Student Application

Please read the following requirements before filling out this form.

In order to work at the Department of Transportation Services, you must fulfill the following requirements.

You must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age - (for driver applicants)
  • Be currently enrolled as a student at the University of Maryland College Park or University College
  • Have a good driving record with at least 18 months of driving experience - (for driver applicants)
  • Work a minimum of 12 hrs per week each semester - (for driver applicants)

E-mail the Human Resources manager at dotshrm@umd.edu, for a paper application. If you are unable to submit this form electronically, you may also do the following:

  • Obtain a hard copy of this application from any Shuttle-UM bus.
  • Print a completed application from a computer and fax it to Human Resources Manager at (301) 314-9779 with the subject heading "Student Employment Application"

Personal Information

Name: (Last, First MI) University ID#:

Do you possess a valid U.S. Social Security Card?

Yes
No

Please note for Shuttle-UM employment, you will need a social security card to receive your CDL permit. If you do not have one, please contact (800) 772-1213 or visit http://www.ssa.gov/phila/states/maryland.htm to get a new card. Also, note that it takes at least two (2) weeks to receive your new social security card.

Are you at least 18 years old?

Yes
No

Are you legally eligible for employment in the U.S.?

Yes
No

Are you a U.S. Citizen?

Yes
No

If No, are you a Permanent Resident?

Yes
No

Do you have a visa which limits the number of hours you may work?

Yes - If Yes, what type?
No

Email Address:

Local Address:

Local Phone:

Permanent Address:

Permanent Phone:

Cell Phone:

Have you ever previously applied to Department of Transportation Services?

Yes - If Yes, when?
No

Were you previously employed with this department?

Yes - If Yes, when?
No

 

Have you ever been convicted of a felony? Yes No


Are you currently enrolled at the University of Maryland at College Park or University College?

Yes
No



Major:

Credit Level Accumulated:

Estimated number of credits per semester:






Previous Employment Information


List all employers for the last three years, beginning with the most recent.

Employer:     
Dates Employed:
Address:     
Phone:  
Supervisor:   
Position Held:   
Reason for leaving:  
Duties: 


Employer:     
Dates Employed:
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Phone:                   
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Employer:     
Dates Employed:
Address:       
Phone:  
Supervisor:   
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Employer:     
Dates Employed:
Address:      
Phone:  
Supervisor:   
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References


List 3 references (cannot be employers or relatives).

  1. Name: Phone:
  2. Name: Phone:
  3. Name: Phone:



Driving Record Information


For Shuttle-UM employment, a current driving record is required for an interview.

Driver's License Number:    
Class:

State in which license was issued:    
Expiration Date:


Is your current driving record clear of violations?
Yes No


Have you been involved in any accident(s) in the past two years?
Yes No



Do you have any physical or mental disabilities which might impair your driving performance? Yes No



If other please specify:    


Position Applying For?


Are you interested in doing your CDL training over the summer?

Yes
No

If you do not live locally would you be interested in summer training if you were offered on-campus housing?

Yes
No

By typing my name and date in the spaces below and submitting this application, I certify that the information I have given is complete and accurate, and that any falsification may result in terminationnof my employment. I understand that if I am hired in the position of driver in the Shuttle-UM division of the Department of Transportation Services, I am obligated to work twelve (12) hours per week, provided that they are available. Furthermore, I hereby authorize the Department of Transportation Services to access my driver's record and I authorize my previous employers to give the Department of Transportation Services information regarding my past performance.


Name: Date:

*If a current DOTS employee referred you to this position,
please type his/her name below:




The University of Maryland at College Park is an equal opportunity institution with respect to both education and employment. The University's Human Relations Code prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, personal appearance, age, national origin, political affiliation, physical or mental disability, or on the basis of exercise of rights secured by the First Amendment of the United States Constitution.