Use of Equipment and Vehicles
and vehicles essential in accomplishing job duties are expensive and
may be difficult to replace. When using property, employees are
expected to exercise care, perform required maintenance, and follow all
operating instructions, safety standards, and guidelines.
notify the supervisor if any equipment, machines, tools, or vehicles
appear to be damaged, defective, or in need of repair. Prompt reporting
of damages, defects, and the need for repairs could prevent
deterioration of equipment and possible injury to employees or others.
The supervisor can answer any questions about an employee's
responsibility for maintenance and care of equipment or vehicles used
on the job.
may not use the College's equipment for personal reasons.
careless, negligent, destructive, or unsafe use or operation of
equipment or vehicles, as well as excessive or avoidable traffic and
parking violations, can result in disciplinary action, up to and
including termination of employment.
Policy No. 508 Effective Date: 9/1/2000