Bus Driver

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Salary period: Annual
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
Position Summary: Operates school buses safely under all types of weather conditions; Transports students and other authorized persons to and from school on regular, special education, and Magnet routes; Makes extracurricular trips as authorized by the local school system
Duties and Responsibilities:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Operates the vehicle in a safe and efficient manner on a route prescribed by the Transportation Department
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Conducts thorough pre-trip inspection of the vehicle and any special equipment
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Maintains orderly conduct of student passengers
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Reports unsafe acts or conditions which require the attention of any person other than the driver
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Operates 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 Provides maximum safety for passengers while on the bus and during loading and unloading
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Maintains routes and schedules as planned by the local school system personnel
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Delivers bus to vehicle maintenance facility as directed by schedule, supervisory personnel, or vehicle maintenance personnel
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Conducts 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 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 abbreviated Bus Driver Training Program provided by Fulton County Schools Transportation Department
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Excellent driving record
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Must be dependable
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Good communication skills both written and verbal
Salary Information:
Salary Range for 2014-2015
$14,077.00 - $16,161.00
Step placement credit may be granted for up to a maximum of 8 years (Step 9) of prior verifiable experience. Salary placement with Fulton County Schools is non-negotiable. Actual salary placement will be based on Fulton County Board of Education experience calculations from the Non-Teaching Salary Schedule A-183, Professional Scale, Step 1 - Step 9
Complete Application:
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Application (include eReferences)
ΓΆΒ ΒΆ Resume
It is the policy of the Fulton County School System not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, or disability in any employment practice, educational program, or any other program, activity, or service. If you wish to make a complaint or request accommodation or modification due to discrimination in any program, activity, or service, contact Compliance Coordinator Ron Wade, 786 Cleveland Avenue, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30315, or phone . TTY 1-.

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