Bus Driver - Route 112

South Shore Regional Centre for Education - Liverpool, NS (30+ days ago)

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Route # 112 5 hrs/day South Queens sub-system

1st AM Run: Transporting students to SQMS & LRHS & Dr JC Wickwire

Serving areas: Old Port Mouton Rd, Highway 3, Gull Island & Hicks Rd,

1st PM Run: Transporting students from SQMS & LRHS & Dr JC Wickwire

Serving areas: Old Port Mouton Rd, Highway 3, Gul Island Rd & Hicks Rd

Qualifications:
Valid driver’s license (class 2B Bus driver’s license with air brake endorsement).
Completion of South Shore Regional School Board bus driver training course or equivalent.
Ability to work collaboratively with other transportation staff.
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
Effective interpersonal skills.

Characteristics:
Strong driving skills.
Effective communication skills.
Courtesy in dealing with students and staff.
Committed to safety and service.

Task Dimensions:
Operates assigned vehicle safely and in compliance with relevant regulations and policies, for example:
The National Safety Code, the Motor Carrier Act, the Registry of Motor Vehicle Regulations, Board Policy and internal procedures as established from time to time by the Transportation Manager.
Enforces safety rules and discipline on the school bus according to the Board policy and the Motor Carrier Regulations.
Uses good judgment in determining road conditions during inclement weather and Advises Transportation Manager whether or not such conditions pose a hazard to transporting students safely.

Ensures his/her bus is well maintained, for example:
Cleans inside and outside of the bus daily.
Reports any mechanical or body repair problems to the Lead Head Mechanic.
Submits in a timely fashion, any necessary driver records and reports, for example:
Time and Mileage reports, Extra Curricular Trip forms, Fuel Consumption, School Bus Discipline Reports, Vehicle Accident Report forms, Student Information Sheets, and National Safety Code – Daily Log.

Hours may change due to overnight resting spot‎. ‎For permanent positions, a new time and meterage must be completed within one week of starting the route.