City Bus Driver Resume Samples

A City Bus Driver takes responsibility for transporting passengers from one place to another on an established route. Common roles and responsibilities associated to this role are listed on the City Bus Driver Resume as – ensuring passenger’s safety at all times; halting at each stop for some time, waiting for passengers to board up and get down; maintaining orderliness among passengers; maintaining the vehicle’s condition, checking the vehicle before and after every trip; ensuring the tank is filled with diesel; offering necessary instruction to passengers; and providing first aid in case of emergencies.

Resume samples denote the following skills and abilities – safe driving skills; effective communication skills; physical abilities and alertness, the willingness to always adhere to traffic rules and regulations; basic mechanical skills; and the ability to drive even under inclement driving conditions. Employers pick resumes displaying a high school diploma or GED along with a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.

 

City Bus Driver Resume example

City Bus Driver Resume

Objective : Motivated Driver focused on efficiently and safely navigating routes to guarantee incident-free, on-time deliveries. Truck Driver possessing a State of Class A CDL, with Tanker, Doubles and Triples and Hazardous Materials Endorsements. Willing to work long hours and a flexible schedule. Safety-conscious adept well at operating material handling equipment including forklifts, electric jacks, pump jacks and hand-trucks.

Skills : Commercial Driver, Merchandising/Vendor, Driver, Emergency Handling.

Description :

    1. Drove a transit bus and transport passengers safely, timely, and efficiently.
    2. Greeted passengers, accept fare payment, and maintain a safe environment.
    3. Reported all incidents, accidents, mechanical concerns.
    4. Drove people to and from school and special events in accordance with District policies and procedures.
    5. Drove bus in compliance with state and federal safety policies, procedures, rules, and regulations.
    6. Monitored and assisted students, and enforced MPS policies and rules of conduct; reports behavior issues and other concerns to the supervisor.
    7. Assisted in securing special needs students, people, and special equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma


City School Bus Driver Resume

Objective : Looking for an opportunity to work as a City School Bus Driver, where all knowledge, skills, and experience can be used to the fullest and also have the opportunity to learn more about the Transport Operator field.

Skills : Management, Emergency Handling, Organizing.

Description :

    1. Completed all required written reports.
    2. Performed daily vehicle inspections, assures the bus is operating correctly, has proper fuel and fluids, and identifies vehicle problems requiring additional maintenance and repair.
    3. Reported safety hazards, equipment problems, and emergency situations.
    4. Reported unsafe acts, road conditions, accidents, and injuries; responds to emergencies as needed.
    5. Cleaned the bus interior and exterior, sweeps the floors, and cleans windows and seats.
    6. Supported the relationship between the Minot Public School District and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with clients, visitors, and District staff;
    7. Maintained absolute confidentiality of work-related issues, client records, and district information.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Customer Service


Sr. City Bus Driver Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Motor Transport Driver with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Customer Service, Bookkeeping, Faxing, driving Vehicles.

Description :

    1. Checked lights, brakes, steering, tires, radiator, and oil level prior to leaving the garage.
    2. Drove CCTA bus on a number of assigned or special routes, picked up and discharged passengers at designated locations according to schedule.
    3. Collected fares, transfers, or tickets from each passenger; issue transfers.
    4. Obtained necessary repairs and maintenance work for vehicles.
    5. Made required reports of passengers transported daily and any unusual happenings.
    6. Reported all accidents involving buses or passengers transported daily and any unusual happenings.
    7. Reported all accidents involving buses or passengers immediately to the Public Safety department.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

CDL City Bus Driver Resume

Headline : Seeking a position as a CDL City Bus Driver, transporting a high velocity of military vehicles for convoy missions within the combat zone.

Skills : Customer Service, Management, Professional Driver, Air Brakes.

Description :

  • Kept bus clean and in an orderly condition, and ensured fareboxes are properly deposited each day.
  • Complied with all laws and regulations concerning the operation of the vehicle including safety precautions and posted speed limits.
  • Performed inspection of the bus before and after each route.
  • Transported children to and from school in the mornings and afternoons.
  • Ensured the safety of all students, may include assisting the student on and off the bus when required.
  • Disciplined children according to school district guidelines, to maintain a safe & healthy environment.
  • Obeyed all traffic laws and maintained a clean and mechanically-sound bus at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

City Bus Driver I Resume

Objective : Over 3 years of experience in City Bus Driving. Dedicated and focused person who excels at prioritizing, completing multiple tasks simultaneously and following through to meet goals. 

Skills : Driving Experience, Customer Service, Bookkeeping, Office Management.

Description :

    1. Kept dispatch and passengers informed of possible delays or route changes.
    2. Participated in bus evacuation drills and implement evacuations as required in an emergency.
    3. Notified maintenance and/or supervisor of mechanical failure, safety deficiencies, or other incidents.
    4. Completed written logs or reports as required and Checked fluid levels and conducts pre-trip vehicle inspections.
    5. Drove buses and paratransit vans in a safe manner over assigned routes according to established time schedules while being courteous to the public and maintained order in the vehicle. 
    6. Checked fluids and tires on the vehicle before starting; conducts inspections before, during, and after the operation to note damage or defects including body damage, tires, radiator, lights, instruments, brakes, radio, and other equipment; makes notes on defect sheet.
    7. Operated a passenger bus on a designated route and/or a paratransit van on a designated schedule, safely picks up and discharges passengers, collects fares,
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Driving

City Bus Driver II Resume

Headline : Dedicated and determined City Bus Driver II, seeking an opportunity to work as a SMAW, GMAW, or FCAW Operator . Over 10 years of experience in critical thinking, problem resolution, and proven dependability as a City Bus Driver . 

Skills : Class B Cdl, Bus Operator, Laborer, Security.

Description :

    1. Verified passes (ID for validity), coordinates transfers, counts riders through fare type on the hand-held unit, and/or on-board reader/clicker.
    2. Operated wheelchair lifts and restraints for passenger safety and comfort, regulates heating, cooling, lighting, and ventilating systems for passenger comfort, receives passenger surveys.
    3. Promoted positive passenger relations by greeting passengers in a pleasant and courteous manner.
    4. Collected fares and issues transfers, gave information concerning routes, fares, schedules, and transfer points.
    5. Secured and turned in articles found in vehicle, completes trip and other reports, distributed and received passenger surveys.
    6. Received input from passengers in a polite manner and attempts to provide appropriate information.
    7. Made suggestions to supervisor on safety and route improvements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Automotive

City Bus Driver III Resume

Summary : Experienced, hardworking equipment operator looking to join a company of motivated professionals. More than 5 years experience in large machinery and warehouse positions. Action-oriented with the strong ability to communicate effectively with others. Core Qualifications Attention to detail, Experienced Forklift Operator, Certified Front-end Loader Operator,Certified Backhoe Operator.

Skills : Driving, Customer Service , Forklift, Motors.

Description :

    1. Participated in the cleaning of buses, facilities, and assists in the office when available or has free time, uses power washer to clean buses and vans, sweeps vehicles, empties wastebaskets, answer the telephone, provides information to the public on route and paratransit service.
    2. Operated two-way radio in a professional manner, makes ADA stop call-outs, performs hourly vehicle walk-through and walk-a-rounds while on the route, and reports changing conditions of Dial-A-Ride patrons to office staff.
    3. Interacted in a professional and respectful manner with city staff and the public.
    4. Operated a school bus to provide safe transportation for students to and from schools and other activities.
    5. Drove bus along designated routes. Picks up and drops off students as scheduled.
    6. Assisted students to board and exit the bus and get into and out of seats. Helps with lifting, folding, unfolding, positioning, and securing wheelchairs.
    7. Performed pre-trip safety inspections of the bus. Inspects the quality of tires, lights, and windshield wipers and reports any defective equipment. 
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Automotive

Transit City Bus Driver Resume

Headline : Looking for a position of a Transit City Bus Driver, responsible for technical transportation work involving the operation of transit vehicles for public transportation purposes. Perform work under the general direction and supervision of the Bus Operator II but some leeway is granted for the exercise of independent judgement and initiative. 

Skills : Mechanics, Heavy Equipment, Electrical Systems, Steering, Manuals Torque.

Description :

    1. Submitted daily reports on the circle check of the bus at the beginning of each shift.
    2. Transported passengers from origin to destination in a safe and timely manner.
    3. Picked up wheelchair passengers and secured them accurately according to safety regulations.
    4. Notified supervisor of any passenger or vehicle problems.
    5. Obeyed traffic laws, and follow established traffic and transportation procedures.
    6. Drove buses over specified routes or to specified destinations according to time schedules, complying with traffic regulations.
    7. Assisted passengers, such as elderly or disabled individuals, on and off the bus.
    8. Handled passenger emergencies or disruptions. Reported delays or accidents.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Para-Transit City Bus Driver Resume

Summary : Looking for post of a Para-Transit City Bus Driver who is responsible for the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of assigned university bus or vehicle as well as assisting with the maintenance of the universitys fleet. Responsible for providing a safe and operational university vehicle. Provide record management of vehicle information.

Skills : Welding, CDL Class B, Forklift Operator, Janitorial.

Description :

    1. Performed post-trip inspections of the bus. Cleaned the bus as needed.
    2. Ensured that all passengers have been dropped off and that no personal belongings have been left behind. 
    3. Supervised the conduct/behavior of student passengers to maintain discipline on the bus. 
    4. Contacted parents, teachers, principals, and other school officials, as necessary, to discussconcerns regarding bus operations, scheduling, and safety.
    5. Ensured bus is available for all scheduled maintenance and inspections.
    6. Conducted emergency evacuation drills. Reports any accidents immediately and completes necessary paperwork.
    7. Lifted up to 25 lbs. in order to carry and secure wheelchairs, car seats, and harnesses. 
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

City Bus Driver Resume

Objective : Trust worthy and hard working individual looking to broaden horizons and extend experience in Transportation. Passionate about working in the Transportation. Also provide great customer services to customers.

Skills : Commercial Driver, Organising, OHSA Regulations.

Description :

    1. Operated a vehicle (GREAT bus) in a safe manner along a designated route on an assigned schedule.
    2. Maintained on-time performance on routes. Collects fares.
    3. Prepared daily trip sheets. Performed required CDL pre-trip and post-trip inspections on assigned vehicles.
    4. Reported maintenance needs to Fleet Services and completes necessary paperwork to ensure timely repairs.
    5. Assisted the riding public and provides information on routes and schedules.
    6. Provided professional and courteous service to passengers at all times, maintains a professional appearance.
    7. Cleaned inside and washes outside of buses. Sweeps and empties trash.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Vehicle Driver