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Pickens County School DistrictBus Driver

Pickens County School District

Bus Driver (21)

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Job Details

TitleBus Driver
Posting ID21
Description

Pickens County Board of Education

Job Descriptions

 

BUS DRIVER

TITLE/POSITION

 

RETIREMENT:                     PSERS

 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:     180 Days

 

REPORTS TO:                     Transportation Director

 

QUALIFICATIONS:              

 

1.  Valid Georgia Class B CDL driver’s license with S&P endorsements.

2.  Able to safely lift 75 pounds.

 

EVALUATION:                         

 

Performance of this job will be evaluated annually in accordance with provisions of the Board’s Policy on evaluation.                                 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Provide safe and proper transportation for eligible students assigned by the Department of Transportation.
  • Properly conduct pre/post-trip inspections.
  • Properly use appropriate lights and/or warning signals.
  • Follow proper procedures for loading, unloading, crossing highways, securing staff and assuring all students are safely away from the bus before continuing on route.
  • Properly maneuver bus including backing and using mirrors.
  • Able to operate air or manual doors.
  • Use two-way radio efficiently, following proper etiquette.
  • Accurately follow assigned route and time schedule assigned by the Transportation Department.
  • Assist in safety training for all students on assigned route.
  • Transport bus for established maintenance schedule.
  • Properly greet students.
  • Demonstrate proper use of seat belts.
  • Maintain proper speed limits, and obey all posted signs.
  • Properly follow procedures at R/R crossings
  • Maintain control of student behavior.
  • Maintain positive attitude and enthusiasm in a professional manner.
  • Dress neat and appropriately according to policy.
  • Medical requirements to qualify for bus driver including successful completion of a physical.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the job, use of good mature judgment and enthusiasm about job.
  • Demonstrate proper care of the bus, including cleanliness, checking fluid levels, etc.
  • Communicate and establish positive relationship with students, parents, and school administrator.
  • Provide all route information, accident reports and other information to the Transportation Department.
  • Keep all students and route information organized and updated on bus.
  • Attend all in-service safety meetings as required.
  • Possess and maintain valid and appropriate license, certificate and/or credentials as may be required for this position.
  • Follow work scheduling and attendance requirements in a regular, predictable, and punctual manner.
  • Review current development, literature, and technical source information related to job responsibilities.
  • Ensure adherence to good safety procedures.
  • Follow federal and state laws, as well, as school board policies.
  • Submit to random drug screening as requested.
  • Perform other duties as required.
Shift TypeFull-Time
Salary RangePlease see our Salary Schedule (Enter website here)
LocationTransportation

Applications Accepted

Start Date08/16/2016