Bus Driver - Trainee Hourly

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This posting is for school locations in the Central and South Learning Communities. You can see a list of included schools at the link below:
Title: Bus Driver Trainee
Position Summary:
Training program position serving as pipeline toward regular full-time or part-time Bus Driver position; Successfully completes lecture- based and hands-on State and Department required training to obtain CDL B and required endorsements in preparation to operate school buses safely under all types of weather conditions and transport students and other authorized persons to and from school on regular, special education, and Magnet routes
Note: This is a part-time, non-benefitted position
Duties and Responsibilities:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Participates in State and District training program to acquire required CDL B and applicable endorsements
Demonstrates learned capability to:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Operate the vehicle in a safe and efficient manner on a route prescribed by the Transportation Department
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Conduct thorough pre-trip and post trip inspections of the vehicle and any special equipment
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Maintain orderly conduct of student passengers
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Report unsafe acts or conditions which require the attention of any person other than the driver
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Operate the vehicle in accordance with the laws of the state of Georgia and the policies of the state and local board of education
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Provide maximum safety for passengers while on the bus and during loading and unloading
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Maintain routes and schedules as planned by the local school system personnel
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Deliver bus to vehicle maintenance facility as directed by schedule, supervisory personnel, or vehicle maintenance personnel
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Conduct emergency evacuation drills as required by local school system
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Completes legible and accurate required reports in the prescribed manner
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Keeps the assigned bus clean and sanitary at all times
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Communicates effectively with the school staff and public
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Attends all safety meetings
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Performs other duties as assigned by the appropriate administrator
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ High School Diploma or GED preferred
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Minimum of 2 years driving experience required; Exemplary driving record classified as no more than 2 moving violations in current 7 year driving history
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Must have or be able to obtain a valid CDL B with Passenger, Air Brake and School Bus endorsements
Minimum Qualifications:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Successful completion of pre-employment and random drug testing
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Successful completion of pre-employment physical and TB testing with result clearance
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Annual physical examination with result clearance
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Must successfully complete Bus Driver Training Program provided by Fulton County Schools Transportation Department and obtain a CDL B and required endorsements within three (3) test attempts to continue employment with the FCBOE
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Excellent driving record
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Must be dependable
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Good communication skills both written and verbal
Salary Information:
Hourly Rate for 2014-2015 is: $15.39
Part-time driver position will be paid the hourly rate of Grade 24, Step 1 on the Non-Teaching Professional (A) 183-Day Salary Scale. Part-time drivers are paid for hours worked with no minimum hour guarantee.
Complete Application:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Application (include eReferences)
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Resume
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