Bus Driver

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JOB GOALS:                Responsible for the safe transportation of students of the Allegan Public School System.  Other duties involve managing the operation of the school bus to ensure a safe and hazard-free environment for all students. 
 
QUALIFICATIONS:      
 
Education:                       High School diploma or GED
Other Requirements:      Must meet health requirements of the State of Michigan (physical required)
                                       Must possess a valid Michigan driver’s license and have a clean driving record
                                       Must submit to a Criminal Background Check, as required by state law.
                                       Must have or be able to obtain a CDL license, include B, P, and S endorsements  
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
 

  • Comply with all traffic ordinances and laws governing the operating of a school vehicle
  • Demonstrate proficiency in handling and maneuvering school bus
  • Participate in all required training and in-service
  • Perform assigned duties within the scheduled time frame
  • Perform and properly complete daily pre- and post-trip inspections of bus
  • Responsible for cleanliness of bus interior and maintain a safe and barrier-free aisle
  • Comply with district policies regarding student discipline and communication
Displays professional behavior at all times while representing the school district 
 
REPORTS TO:              Transportation Supervisor
 
TERMS:                       School year only - Substitute position currently with the possibility of a permanent route becoming available
 
SALARY:                     Training wages $11 per hour / Beginning wage for bus drivers is $17.50 and sub bus drivers is $16.50 per hour (prior years of experience may be granted)
 
BENEFITS:                  Per Agreement between the Allegan Public Schools and the Allegan Bus Drivers
                                           
Interested and qualified candidates should apply online at:   (ONLINE APPLICATIONS through Frontline) 

Please direct questions about the position or the application process to:             
  
Martin Mendell, Transportation Supervisor
Allegan Public Schools
550 Fifth Street - Allegan MI  49010
(269) 673-2203  
mmendell@alleganps.org
                             

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Allegan Public Schools

1521 34th Street, Allegan, MI 49010
 
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Amount per Student

$10,787

State Average: $12,292

% ELL Students

1%

State Average: 6%

Student Teacher Ratio

19.13

State Average: 18.25

% IEP Students

12%

State Average: 13%

FTE

271

State Average: 199