We have an immediate opening for a School Bus Driver. The successful candidate will have experience driving a bus as well as working with children, and we’re anxious to talk with anyone who has transported grade school-aged kids to school in the past. Our Bus Drivers are an essential part in our educational system, and we value their contributions. We offer excellent bonus opportunities and a competitive salary to the right individual.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Drives a school bus over designated routes in accordance with specified time schedules and in accordance with regulations and laws related to pupil transportation in the State following specified schedules; transports students to and from school, special events and field trips.
Maintains bus in a safe operating condition through prescribed daily vehicle inspections and driver maintenance and reports mechanical defects and malfunctions to appropriate personnel.
Maintains order and discipline among students on the bus following District policies and procedures regarding disciplining of students and contact with school officials, parents and the public; interacts with parents regarding questions, concerns and disputes.
Performs emergency bus evacuation drills as required by Kentucky Administration Regulations.
Transports physically handicapped and mentally handicapped children to and from designated locations; lifts and secures wheel chairs; assists in the loading and unloading of handicapped children as necessary.
Fuels and cleans exterior and interior of buses.
Attends safety and preventive emergency meetings when required.
Performs first aid according to established guidelines and procedures.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
JOB SKILLS AND REQUIREMENTS
No at-fault traffic accidents in the last 5 years
Clean driving record (no traffic citations in last 5 years)
Ability to carry out assigned route on time
Excellent communication skills