Employer: Broward County School Board
Date/Time of the Recruitment Event: Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 @9:30am
Location: CareerSource Broward (CSBD) Central Center 2610 W Oakland Park Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33311
Job Title Bus Operator
Job Order Number 10496278
Min. Job Requirements (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities) Job Description:
Operates a school bus within a designated area to transport students from their assigned stop to a public school and back. The work is performed under the general supervision of a Field Operations Specialist, though the employee is expected to exercise independent judgment and initiative to ensure the safe operation of the school bus. License A and B preferred
Operates a school bus to transport students following established routes to pick-up and drop-off students at designated locations.
Transports students from public schools to various locations for special instructional programs, activities and field trips.
Passenger safety rules and the safety of passengers while bus is in operation.
Observes all applicable city, county, and state traffic regulations.
Makes every reasonable effort that traffic is stopped while students are boarding or departing the school bus.
Supervises the seating of students, maintains order during the trip and resolves conduct problems that may arise while the school bus is in operation.
Cleans the school bus and checks tires, fuel and general condition of the vehicle on a daily basis.
Reports all defects in the condition of the bus to Vehicle Maintenance for repair by completing Driver's Request for Repair (DRR).
Prepares statistical and disciplinary reports, as required.
Attends and participates in training classes and seminars.
Maintains preparedness to pass, at any time, an examination concerning traffic laws, state and local transportation rules, and driving skills, as required by state board rule.
Provides direction to assigned Bus Aides, as necessary.
Performs related work as required.
Minimum Qualification Requirements:
Must hold a Florida Driver's License, have a minimum of five (5) years licensed driving experience, and driver license screening is required due to nature of position.
Complete the examinations and tests required by the State of Florida to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver's License with a Passenger Transport Endorsement, without air brake restriction.
Background screening is required
Physical examination, and drug screening is required due to nature of position.
Read and write in English is required due to nature of position.
High school diploma or GED preferred.
Complete the Basic School Bus Driver Training Course given by the Broward County Public Schools Department of Transportation in accordance with Rule 6A-3.0141 of the State of Florida Board of Education.
Position highlights (salary, benefits, etc.) $14.00 - $21.00 p/hr.
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