Part Time School Bus Driver

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Non-Instructional Support

Description

SUMMARY OF FUNCTION

Transport students (others as directed) to and from school, school to school, or to school related

events in school buses or other vehicles operated by the district.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

•Performs pre and post trip inspection of district vehicles to comply with all rules of US Department of

Transportation, Colorado Department of Education

•Performs all emergency functions including evacuations (rear exit, window exit and roof exit as

required) Attends to all medical emergencies

•Responsible for driving all district vehicles used for transporting students / passengers

•Provides instruction and direction to passengers as necessary

•Responsible for student management / maintaining discipline on the bus

•Uses two-way radio to communicate with base station regarding special conditions as necessary

OTHER DUTIES

•Performs all other related duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS

•Knowledge of applicable laws, rules, policies and procedures governing vehicle / school transportation

operations

•Ability to operate all district transportation vehicles

•Ability to apply and wear district provided safety equipment

•Ability to perform pre / post trip requirements unassisted

•Ability to communicate effectively

•Ability to work cooperatively with others and be a team player

QUALIFICATIONS

•Be a minimum of 21 years of age

•High school diploma/equivalent

•Pass the annual Colorado Department of Education School Bus Operators Test (written and skills)

•Meet District’s requirements for insurability

Within 90 days of hire, applicants must:

•Hold a valid Colorado commercial driver’s license with “S” endorsement

•Possess current First Aid Certificate and CPR

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

Reports to the Maintenance Manager.

WORKING CONDITIONS

Performed on school buses, on the lot and at schools / serviced locations. In all weather conditions.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The work involves operating a school bus. Typical positions require worker to be capable of climbing

stairs, crawling, bending, kneeling, and reaching. Dragging and lifting from floor to shoulder height 60

lbs. on an occasional basis. Pushing, pulling, and carrying up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis, and

lifting shoulder to overhead 20 pounds on an occasional basis. Must be able to hold, grasp and turn

objects; use fingers to operate computer or typewriter keyboards; and feel the shape, size and

temperature of objects. The work requires the ability to speak normally, to use normal or aided vision

and hearing, and to detect odors. Must pass the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical

Examination. Subject to USDOT approved substance abuse testing program.

FLSA STATUS

Non-exempt

SALARY RANGE

From $15.00

Posted By

James Irwin Charter Schools

5525 Astrozon Blvd. , Colorado Springs, CO 80916
 

At the following locations

District Office

5525 Astrozon Boulevard , Colorado Springs, CO 80916



Insights
Compare with State

Student Teacher Ratio*

State Average: 17.36

% ELL Students*

State Average: 11.60

% IEP Students*

State Average: 11%

FTE

16

State Average: 415