School Bus Driver

Salary

Starting Salary - $13.00 per hour

Sign on Bonus

$1,000 fully credentialed drivers

$750 with commercial license with no endorsements

$500 with no commercial license

Employee Referral Bonus

Benefits

Paid Time Off

Matching 401k

Paid Time off

Paid Training

Free CDL Class

Free $10,000 Life Insurance

Medical

Dental

Vision

Schedule

Split Shift

Day Hours

No Nights or Weekends

Summers off

Description

Getting students to school safely, on time, and ready to learn® is what we do. We work tirelessly to ensure the peace of mind of those who have entrusted their children to us. Safety, above all, is the cornerstone on which we build everything. We are dedicated to ensuring children arrive to school safely and on time so they can make the most of their school day.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Provides safe and reliable transportation service by operating school bus with a fixed or changing route.
  • Physically assists passengers in evacuation of the vehicle in case of emergency.
  • Exercises student and/or passenger management per Company policy..
  • Presents a neat and professional personal appearance at all times.
  • Completes all required paperwork (including route change sheets, time cards, vehicle repair requests) and submits to the appropriate authority in a timely manner.
  • Prepares vehicle for inclement weather conditions, including scraping or cleaning windows, applying tire chains.
  • Safely and efficiently utilizes vehicle equipment, including wheelchair lifts, radios and emergency equipment.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Additional responsibilities for our Paratransit Drivers may apply per location requirements and include but are not limited to:
  • Must have experience transporting senior and/or disabled citizens in accordance with pre-arranged appointments/schedules.
  • Must be able to provide individualized assistance/accommodation to senior and/or disabled passengers by utilizing wheelchair lifts, seats, and other special access necessary to effect a safe, secure, and comfortable ride.
  • Must ensure that individuals with disabilities have adequate time to complete boarding or disembarking from the vehicle.
  • Previous experience as a Paratransit Driver recommended.

Qualifications

Requirements Include:

  • Must be at least 25 years of age.
  • Must possess, or be able to obtain, all valid applicable state license and other required certifications to operate company vehicles.
  • Must meet physical and medical requirements and pass substance abuse screening; as a safety-sensitive employee, will be subject to random substance abuse screening under Company policy.
  • Must satisfactorily complete and pass all training and attend safety meetings and in-service meetings in order to remain qualified.
  • Knowledge of traffic rules and regulations.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to lift and assist passengers when necessary.
  • Must have a high degree of attention and considerable dexterity in the control of vehicle..
  • Must practice defensive driving at all times and avoid vehicular and industrial accidents by practicing safe driving and work habits.
  • Compliance with all applicable federal, state, county, district, and contract specific Driver requirements.

Equal Opportunity Employer



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Posted
09/11/2021
Type
Part time
Location
McMinnville, TN 37110, US