Bus Drivers Wanted

Bus Driver (Multiple Openings)

  • Locations and Number of Openings
    • Center 2 (Superior, WI)- 2 (full time) positions
  • Key Responsibilities:
    • The driver position would be operating a school bus with up to 28 passengers (children ages 3-5), with a bus monitor. The children are safely secured with a 5 point harness system; Safely run a fixed route, with the responsibility for the safety of the children, stopping at railroad crossings and performing other specialized driving maneuvers.
    • Never leaves a child unsupervised on the bus.
    • Administer basic first aid in case of an injury;
    • Handles emergency situations, including vehicle evacuation procedures, directs the bus monitor on how to assist;
    • Operate any special equipment, such as wheelchair lifts, assistance devices or special occupant restraints;
    • Conducts routine maintenance and safety checks of the vehicle and immediately reports any problems to supervisor;
    • Maintain accurate records as necessary and submits in a timely manner;
    • Ensures vehicle is clean, uncluttered and free of obstructions on the floors, aisles and seats according to sanitation policy;
    • Monitors bus monitor assigned to their vehicle; Conducts 3 vehicle evacuations per year;
    • Conducts a pre-trip inspection every day and reports suspected mechanical problems at once;
    • Conducts a thorough post-trip inspection for children or other items left on board and any vehicle problems;
    • Immediately reports incidents, accidents, or unusual situations that could or did place a child at risk of injury;
    • Reports any significant safety hazards (routes, roadways, changing weather conditions, etc.) to supervisor as soon as possible;
    • Follows procedures regarding child transfer policy;
    • Courteous and professional with children, parents and staff.
  • Required Qualifications
    • Commercial driver’s license with passenger and school bus endorsements.
  • Rate of pay:
    • $10.27 per hour