School Bus Driver

Job Description

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School Bus Driver Job Description

 

Job Title: School Bus Driver

 

Job Summary:

We are seeking a reliable and safety-conscious School Bus Driver to transport students to and from school and other activities. The School Bus Driver will be responsible for ensuring the safety and well-being of students during transportation, as well as maintaining the cleanliness and upkeep of the bus.

 

Responsibilities:

 

     Transport students to and from school and other activities safely and efficiently

     Adhere to all traffic laws and regulations, as well as the school's policies and procedures for student transportation

     Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the bus, including checking brakes, tires, lights, and other equipment

     Report any maintenance or safety issues to the appropriate personnel

     Communicate effectively with students, parents, and school personnel regarding transportation schedules, route changes, and other information

     Maintain accurate and complete records of student ridership, including daily manifests, incident reports, and discipline referrals

     Ensure the cleanliness and upkeep of the bus, including daily cleaning and periodic maintenance

     Participate in training and professional development opportunities as required

 

Requirements:

 

     High school diploma or equivalent

     Valid commercial driver's license (CDL) with passenger and school bus endorsements

     Clean driving record and no history of serious traffic violations or accidents

     Ability to pass a background check, drug test, and physical examination

     Knowledge of traffic laws and regulations, as well as safe driving practices and procedures

     Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact effectively with students, parents, and school personnel

     Ability to maintain a safe and orderly environment on the bus, and to respond effectively to emergencies and other situations

     Willingness to participate in training and professional development opportunities as required.