SCHOOL VAN DRIVER AND SCHOOL BUS DRIVER

Sutton Public Schools (learn more)

Sutton, Massachusetts (map)

Job Details

  • Job ID: 2761083
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted: March 8, 2017
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

SUMMARY:
The Driver is responsible for safely operating the vehicle on a regular daily schedule.



PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Picks up and drops off students per the schedule

2. Ensures students are aware of rules and responsibilities as passengers

3. Maintains order and security of the vehicle

4. Obeys all laws, regulations and rules of conduct

5. Operates vehicle in safe manner

6. Ensures safety of passengers

7. Ensures vehicle is in good operating condition at all times

8. Transports students and faculty to special events (i.e., field trips or sporting events)

9. Makes notes of any complaint from residents and reports it to the Business Manager

10. Makes notes of any behavioral or disciplinary problems and reports it to the Business Manager

11. Cleans vehicle as scheduled and/or required

12. Ensures vehicle is safely and securely stored

13. Performs daily safety and maintenance checks

14. Brings vehicle to appropriate location for repairs and inspections

15. Advises Business Manager of any requirements for maintenance or repairs

16. Keeps track of amount of fuel used, number of students transported, and miles driven and reports this information weekly to the Business Manager

17. Maintains proper licensure for operation of the vehicle

18. Attends safety meetings as required

19. Performs other duties as assigned by the Business Manager


ABILITY TO:

1. Operate the vehicle in a safe and responsible manner in all weather conditions

2. Be attentive to traffic and weather conditions while staying on schedule

3. Interact positively with the public

4. Problem solve

5. Make decisions

6. Communicate effectively verbally and in writing

7. Read and write to record pickups and maintain daily records

8. Manage stress

9. Manage time


KNOWLEDGE OF:

1. Basic Federal and State rules and regulations

2. How to deal with children

3. How to deal with children with special needs

4. Scheduling system and procedures

5. Record keeping system

6. Equipment cleaning standards and procedures


QUALIFICATIONS:

1. 7D License and endorsement to drive a school van.

2. Completion of formal training programs

3. Clerical and Customer Service skills



  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category: Support Staff > Transportation
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Sutton Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • CDL, School Bus, and Passenger Endorsements

      EDUCATION:

      1. Specific license for vehicle obtained through MA Department of Transportation

      2. High School Diploma or GED
    • At least 1 year of relevant experience preferred
    • High School/Trade School degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

    Contact Information

    • Nancy Konisky, Business Manager
    • 383 Boston Road
    • Sutton, Massachusetts 01590