JobID 3000 : 2019-2020 Bus Driver (#378748)

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2019-2020 VACANCY
Bus Driver

JOB DESCRIPTION

REPORTS TO: Director for Transportation APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until Filled
LENGTH OF WORK YEAR: 178 DATE REVISED: 06/29/17
WAGE/HOUR STATUS: Non-Exempt
>HOURLY RANGE: $15.00 - $20.20
Minimum Maximum
PAY GRADE: Bus Driver Salary Schedule

PRIMARY PURPOSE:
Ensure safe and orderly transportation of students on assigned routes.  Operate school bus that transports students and other authorized personnel to and from schools or other designated locations.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
Special Knowledge/Skills:
  1. All candidates will be assessed by the District on their ability to read, write, and speak in English. All candidates must demonstrate the ability to read, write, and speak at the 8th grade level.
  2. Valid Texas commercial driver’s license (Class B) with passenger and school bus endorsement
  3. Must have “P” Passenger Endorsement
  4. Must have “S” School Bus Endorsement
  5. Must be 18 years of age
  6. Ability to pass alcohol and drug test
  7. Ability to complete required bus driver safety training
  8. Ability to communicate effectively
  9. Knowledge of student discipline procedures
  10. Ability to manage student behavior
  11. Ability to operate bus
  12. Must be able to work on evening shifts after 2:30 p.m. as assigned
 
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Vehicle Operation
  1. Follow assigned route and adhere to established schedules as required.
  2. Drive bus to and from extracurricular activities as required.
  3. Check bus for mechanical defects before and after each operation and notify supervisor of needed repairs.
  4. Report all accidents, vehicle damage, student injuries, and mechanical failures.  Complete required reports.
  5. Keep records on bus mileage, fuel and oil consumption, and number of passengers transported.
  6. Keep assigned bus clean and fueled.
Student Management
  1. Supervise students while they board and leave the bus and cross the street.
  2. Communicate with teachers and parents on a daily basis regarding student behavior.
  3. Maintain discipline; report student discipline problems by appropriate administrator.
  4. Instruct student on safe riding rules and regulations.
Safety
  1. Observe all traffic laws and safety regulations for school buses.
  2. Inspect bus by checking fuel, oil, water, tires, lights, brakes, and steering to ensure bus can be operated safely before driving.
  3. Ensure proper condition of emergency equipment, such as first aid kit, fire extinguisher, flags, fuses, crow bar, and reflector, etc.
  4. Correct unsafe conditions in work area that could cause an accident and inform supervisor of any conditions that are not correctable immediately.
  5. Increase safe operation(s) during inclement weather.
  6. Report any hazardous conditions along the route.
Other
  1. Operate two-way radio equipment to communicate with transportation office.
  2. Work irregular hours as required.
  3. Attend and complete required training program to maintain safety certification.
  4. Perform all duties in a safe manner to avoid injury to oneself and/or others.
  5. Perform other related duties as assigned.
 
WORKING CONDITIONS:
Mental Demands:
Maintain emotional control, ability to communicate effectively
Ability to maintain effective control over groups of students
Physical Demands/Environmental Factors:
Continual sitting, reaching, and repetitive hand and arm motions
Ability to operate motor vehicle
Work outside and inside; moderate exposure to extreme temperatures (hot) and vehicle fumes
The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties that may be assigned or skills that may be required.  I acknowledge I received a copy of this job description.
 
Employee’s Signature:                                                                    Date                                               
 
Supervisor’s Signature:                                                                   Date                                               
 
 
The Mission Consolidated Independent School District does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, gender, age, national origin, disability, military status, or on any other basis prohibited by law.

JD 5.104
>Updated Salary 2019-2020 BA 6/26/2019

Posted By

Mission Consolidated Independent School District

1201 BRYCE DR, MISSION, TX 78572-4399
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$10,728 (USD)

State Average: $10,068 (USD)

% ELL Students

30%

State Average: 17%

Student Teacher Ratio

15.37

State Average: 15.26

% IEP Students

7%

State Average: 9%

FTE

2,272

State Average: 558