School Bus Driver

DATTCO - Norwalk, CT (30+ days ago)3.7


All applicants must complete the following assessment before being considered for employment:

http://www.jobehaviors.com/School%20Bus%20Driver/5a2ce507-284e-40cd-a15a-d966810f09e1/Assessment

Fully licensed drivers with at least one year of experience start at $21.90/Hr!!

DATTCO offers training to obtain your CDL-B with proper endorsements at NO COST with our certified trainers and Safety department! Upon successful completion of training, trainees will be offered a driving position*.

School bus positions offer work in the morning and afternoon, as well as the opportunity to bring your kids along to work with you. At DATTCO, every day is bring your child to work day!

Description:
School bus drivers pick up students at stops along established routes and drop them off at school. They may also transport students and faculty to special events, such as field trips or sporting events. Drivers must be attentive to traffic and weather conditions while staying on schedule and ensuring the safety of passengers. They must ensure that their vehicles are operating properly each day by testing brakes, tires and other components. Drivers are also responsible for maintaining a safe environment within the bus by enforcing rules of conduct and responding to emergencies. At DATTCO, safety is our number one priority!

  • Applicants must meet hiring requirements including but not limited to criminal background screening, motor vehicle record check, and pre-employment drug test.
Skills/Knowledge/Ability:
Able to perform the physical requirements of the position, including the safe operation of the assigned vehicle
Able to read and understand route sheet and simple instructions
Effective communication with passengers, parents and school officials
Able to complete pre & post-trip inspections
Able to maintain passenger counts and fairly implement bus rules without discrimination
Able to work in a team environment and take direction from supervisors

Experience (Preferred):
Hold a valid CT-CDL B with Passenger (P) and School Bus (S) endorsements
Completion of driving safety program, student management and special needs transportation as necessary
Prior experience working with groups of young people
DATTCO is an EEO and AA Employer