Employment Opportunities


hoto Credit: Peter Hellberg

We are currently taking applications for School Bus Drivers ONLY.

Morning and afternoon routes, Mon - Fri. Must have Class B CDL with school bus and passenger endorsement, pass a background check and drug test. Must have an energetic personality and be great with children.

REQUIREMENTS

·         School Bus Driver is required, as a minimum to have the proper Class B CDL with a P and S endorsement.

 

Have a good driving record, including but not limited to:

·         Not more than one conviction for a moving violation within the past 12 months and not more than three such convictions within the past five years.

Note: For certification purposes a Prayer for Judgment Continued (PJC) is considered a conviction;

·         No conviction of Driving While Impaired (DWI) within the past five years and not more than one DWI conviction ever;

·         No instances of driver license suspension or revocation for moving violations within the past five years;

·         For recent state residents (of five years or less), a copy of your driving record from your former state of residence showing an acceptable driving history.

Note:  Obtaining the driving record is the responsibility of the applicant; and

No convictions deemed disqualifying by federal commercial driver license (CDL) requirements;

·         Satisfactorily complete behind-the-wheel training, including the three skills tests, in school buses, under the instruction of the Driver Education Specialist with DMV;

·         Be at least 18 years of age with at least six months driving experience as a licensed operator of a motor vehicle;

·         Have a school bus driver certificate and a valid CDL

RESPONSIBILITIES

1.  Operate the school bus in a safe and effective manner in order to minimize the risk of injury, property damage or loss of life.

·         Operate the school bus in a safe and efficient way according to all relevant legislation, policies and procedures

·         Perform daily safety and maintenance checks

·         Clean the bus as scheduled and/or required

·         Ensure the bus is safely and securely stored

·         Advise the Senior Administrative Officer of any requirements for maintenance or repairs

 

2.   Maintain schedules and maintain order on the School Bus

·         Pick up and deliver students as per a set schedule

·         Take attendance on the school bus

·         Ensure students are aware of rules and responsibilities as passengers

·         Maintain order and discipline on the School bus

·         Make note of any behavioral or disciplinary problems

3.        Perform other related duties