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Tahlequah Public SchoolsBus Driver

Tahlequah Public Schools

Bus Driver (15)

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Job Details

TitleBus Driver
Posting ID15
Description

JOB TITLE:  BUS DRIVER

 

JOB DESCRIPTION NARRATIVE:

Provides safe and efficient transportation for students on routes and to various school activities, adhering to State and District regulations and procedures.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Knowledge:

Must have a current CDL with P & S endorsements and be certified as a school bus driver.  Must pass a required medical exam, have a good driving record and pass a felony background check, able to read and write.  Patience is required for this position.

 

Skills:

Must demonstrate the ability to safely maneuver a school bus.  Must be able to get along with students and staff members to provide effective discipline for students.

 

Machines/Equipment:

School bus and two-way radio

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Obey all traffic laws and observe all safety regulations
  • Maintain discipline when students are on the bus
  • Follow assigned schedules (timely)
  • Discharge students only at authorized stops
  • Transport only authorized students
  • Report all accidents and complete required reports
  • Daily responsibilities of bus drivers:
    • Check radiator for correct anti-freeze level
    • Check and keep oil at proper level
    • Sweep out bus and check for obstructions on windshield, mirrors and windows
    • Check brakes stop lights & loading lights to see if operating properly
    • During winter months, start bus a few minutes early check heaters and defrosters
    • Check for mechanical problems and report any problems in written form by using the daily report form
    • Check interior of bus after every trip for damage to interior of bus and report damages immediately to the Transportation Director
    • Check outside of bus after every trip for broken lights, cracked windows and damage to bus body.  Report any damage immediately to the Transportation Director
    • Turn information of all new students riding the bus
  • Responsible for fueling bus.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

 

SUPERVISOR:  Director of Transportation and Ground Maintenance

Shift TypePart-Time
Salary Range<a href="http://bit.ly/1516tpsSupportPay" target="blank">350</a>
LocationTransportation

Applications Accepted

Start Date06/16/2014