School Bus Driver Resume Samples

The job responsibility of a School Bus Driver is to transport safely children from home to school and from school to home. A professional School Bus Driver Resume mentions the following day-to-day activities – picking up children from school punctually, ensuring the children are seated in their seats until they get to their destination, following a scheduled route for driving, helping disabled kids in boarding down, disciplining unruly children, carefully navigating roads and watching for signs of debris, snow or slippery sports; and ensuring the school bus is always in running condition.

Common skills seen on resumes include – strong hand-eye coordination, good communication skills, good vision, being strict with unruly children, having a thorough knowledge of traffic routes between the students home and the school; and ability to adhere to traffic laws. Formal education is not mandatory, however possessing a CDL and clean driving record is mandatory.

School Bus Driver Resume example

School Bus Driver II Resume

Headline : 6 Years of driving experience with heavy equipment from farming to buses with a good clean record and background as a School Bus Driver. Having strong communication skills and customer services. Stong in both PC WINDOWS 8 and Mac OS10 software.

Skills : PC. Windows 8 Peach Tree Software, MSW, Much Other Software, Mac OS10 Apple Writer, Quickens, Many Other Soft, and Hardware.

Description :

    1. Drive gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
    2. Check the condition of a vehicle's tires, brakes, windshield wipers, lights, oil, fuel, water, and safety equipment to ensure that everything is in working order.
    3. Comply with traffic regulations in order to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
    4. Follow safety rules as students are boarding and exiting buses, and as they cross streets near bus stops.
    5. Monitor processes, materials, or surroundings - monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems.
    6. Getting information - observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant making decisions and solving problems - analyzing information and evaluating results to choose the best solution and solve problems.
    7. Operation monitoring - watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
    8. Social perceptiveness - being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do for prevention of confrontation.
    9. Equipment maintenance - performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
    10. Public safety and security - knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote the effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


School Bus Driver II Resume

Summary : Responsible for the safe transport of students, which very passionate about. Working with children as they truly humble me.

Skills : Customer Service, Computer Savvy, School Bus Driver, Truck Driver, Customer Service, Computer Literate, and Labor Relations.

Description :

    1. Describing your experience with laws and regulations of the school bus industry, including those involving transporting special education students.
    2. Pre/post trip safety inspections, air brakes, training on CHP rules and regulations (82.7).
    3. Transportation of special needs and wheelchairs, passenger transportation safety, and emergency procedures.
    4. First aid and CPR certified school bus certificate, mountain, and inclement weather driving.
    5. Scheduling of daily route and vehicle assignments, oversee and coordinate daily operations of transportation of passengers around city, re-route trolleys due to accidents, construction, road closures, police activity, etc.
    6. Implementing all driver breaks and ensure all routes are covered; radio communications with drivers to ensure schedules are met and resolve any passenger concerns.
    7. Out in the field to evaluate overflow of passengers at the destination throughout the city.
    8. Police contact and notification when criminal acts or mischief is happening aboard city trolleys/buses, responding to all accidents (pictures, statements, accident reports and supervisor reports for a city) iii.
    9. Supervision - describe your current/past supervisory responsibilities including the number of employees supervised, the type/job titles of employees, and your title in each position, etc. ) coordinate daily schedules and operations for twenty plus drivers for the city of Laguna beach 1.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
HS


Public School Bus Driver Resume

Summary : Over 7+ years of experience as a School Bus Driver. I conduct all the necessary pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the bus as well as maintain a strict time schedule. I have an extensive background in business and customer relations. Enjoy working with the public and utilizing my social skills.

Skills : Typing, Computers, Business Management, Social, and Public Relations. Basic Computer Knowledge, Microsoft Word, Some Excel Experience, and Quickbooks.

Description :

    1. Performing daily pre-trip inspections in which I look for any mechanical issues with the bus.
    2. Maintain daily pre-trip reports, create student rosters, update route sheets as needed, and prepare disciplinary write-ups for unruly students.
    3. Attending regular in-service meetings to keep current with school requirements and state and federal regulations.
    4. Accomplishments I have shown the students consistency, compassion, and unbiased behavior.
    5. Each and every day, I strive to be the best mentor and bus driver for the students.
    6. Driving a bus is a punctual job; I make sure that I pick my students up on time each day.
    7. Maintaining order and security on the bus and inspect the bus daily for safe operation.
    8. Preparing and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate

School Bus Driver II Resume

Summary : 9 years of experience as a School Bus Driver. Seeking a full or part-time position as a driver, quality inspector or production worker.

Skills : Team Leader, Team Leader, Machine Operator, Administrative Assistant, Retail Leadership, Retail Management, Lab Research, Office Management, and Nursing.

Description :

    1. Servicing MPS customers to and from school check the condition of a vehicle's tires, brakes, windshield wipers, lights, oil, fuel, water, and safety equipment to ensure that everything is in working order.
    2. Following safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
    3. Driving gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
    4. Complying with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
    5. Picking up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
    6. Preparing and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
    7. Regulating heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
    8. Reporting delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
    9. Monitoring road conditions and reported hazardous situations and inclement weather.
    10. Conducting pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the school bus to ensure safety and functionality.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate

Route Analysis - School Bus Driver Resume

Summary : 11+ years of experience as a School Bus Driver. Seeking to obtain employment with a company where my skills and experience will be an asset to the business while furthering my knowledge and abilities in the process.

Skills : Retail Leadership, Retail Management, Lab Research, Office Management, Nursing, Customer Service, Money Handling, and Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Driving gasoline and diesel vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
    2. Checking the condition of a vehicle, i.e., tires, brakes, windshield wipers, lights, oil, fuel, water, and safety equipment to ensure that everything is in working order.
    3. Complying with traffic regulations in order to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
    4. Following safety rules as students are boarding and exiting buses, and as they cross streets near bus stops.
    5. Picking up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
    6. Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
    7. Preparing and submit reports that include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption.
    8. Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
    9. Address complaints regarding schedules and service in a courteous and respectful manner.
    10. Reporting a mechanical problem, vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations and or damage to the vehicle to proper personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

School Bus Driver/Dispatcher Resume

Objective : 4+ years of experience as a School Bus Driver. Seeking to utilize experience and enthusiasm in pursuing the goals of a company that allows personal and professional growth.

Skills : Expert At Microsoft Products: Others To Include Visio, EtQ, Oracle, Discoverer, SQL, and Adobe Acrobat Pro.

Description :

    1. Hold a commercial driver license - class b with passenger and school bus endorsements.
    2. Meeting physical and medical requirements and pass substance abuse screening; as a safety-sensitive employee, will be subject to random screening.
    3. Successfully passing a background investigation, followed up with fingerprinting.
    4. Complete and pass all training and attend safety meetings and in-service meetings in order to remain qualified.
    5. Tact and diplomacy in dealing with students, parents and all school district personnel.
    6. A high degree of attention and consideration dexterity in the control of the school bus.
    7. Practice defensive driving at all times and avoid vehicular and industrial accidents by practicing safe driving and habits.
    8. Ability to maintain effective pupil behavior management over groups of children.
    9. Making sure that the kids can safely get off the bus is my main priority.
    10. Follow safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates

School Bus Driver II Resume

Summary : 7 years of experience as a School Bus Driver. Looking for a position of press brake operator with a stable company in which to enhance my skills and become a valued member of a team.

Skills : C++, SQL, C#, Visual Studio, and Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Money Handling, and Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Maintain safe operation of assigned bus in transporting students to/from schools.
    2. Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of the bus according to regulations.
    3. Deliver bus to the fleet maintenance shop for service monthly and repairs as needed.
    4. Attend required training meetings, orientation, and state safety meetings as scheduled.
    5. Operate communication devices for essential and emergency transmissions.
    6. Ensure video surveillance equipment is working properly and tapes are marked.
    7. Complied and followed all safety rules and traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
    8. Maintained current class b CDL with the school bus, passenger, and air brake endorsements.
    9. Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
    10. Check the condition of a vehicle's tires, brakes, windshield wipers, lights, oil, fuel, water, and safety equipment to ensure that everything is in working order.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

School Bus Driver II Resume

Summary : Over 7+ years of experience as a School Bus Driver. Seeking to obtain a position that will enable me to use my strong organizational skills, educational background, and ability to work well with people to enhance the profitability of your company.

Skills : Pre-trip Inspection, Straight-line Backing, Off-set Backing Parallel Parking, Alley Docking, and Manual Gear Shifting.

Description :

    1. Conducting daily inspection to prevent any maintenance issues during operation.
    2. Managing daily movement operations through the city limits of Manhattan, Ks.
    3. Operating a school bus over an established route adhering to predetermined schedules in a safe, efficient and courteous manner to allow passengers to board travel and arrive at scheduled stops.
    4. Successfully transported over 150 students through Manhattan, ks neighborhoods safely and accident-free while monitoring students on the bus.
    5. Contacts control center regarding issues and prepared daily trip sheets for bus services.
    6. Following all and abide by all Kansas driving laws and state school bus policies.
    7. Complying with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
    8. Properly strap down and secure wheelchairs on how to handle students in behavioral situations.
    9. Hooking up wheelchairs and helping special needs student to their seat.
    10. Maintaining all written records and student counts along with personal payroll information and any written behavior reports necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification

School Bus Driver/Child Care II Resume

Summary : 13+ years of experience as a School Bus Driver. Seeking to secure a position that will enable me to use my strong communication & organizational skills, customer service background and my ability to work well with people.

Skills : Wordprocessing, Filing, Alpha, Numeric, Subject, Database, Computer Knowledge, Business Applications, Welding and Fabrication.

Description :

    1. Sustaining order and self-discipline by following the recognized guidelines of protection for the bus.
    2. Performing and document everyday protection assessments to the inside and outside of the bus.
    3. Instantly informed the retail manager in composing of any technical problems and maintenance.
    4. Records mileage and gas usage visually observe the health of each child on the bus.
    5. Ensuring that any behavioral issues do not compromise the safety of any child on the bus.
    6. Communicating with staff members, students, and their family members for confirming the pick and drop for the day skills used.
    7. Looking after the complete maintenance and servicing of the transportation vehicle before starting the pick-up.
    8. Advising children to be seated and orderly while on the bus, using an assigned seating method.
    9. Inspecting bus, and checked gas, oil, and water levels prior to departure.
    10. Transporting students and faculty to special events such as field trips or sporting events.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BBM

School Bus Driver/On Board Instructor Resume

Summary : 12+ years of experience as a School Bus Driver. Seeking to obtain a full-time position with a reputable company that will allow me to use my skills to further myself in a career.

Skills : Transportation Judgment, and Decision Making, Public Safety, and Security, First Aid, and CPR Certified, Operation, and Control, Pistol Permit, Monitoring, and Physically Fit.

Description :

    1. Following safety rules as student's board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
    2. Complying with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
    3. Preparing and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
    4. Picking up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
    5. Tough them the bus rules, and safety and how to conduct themselves on any kind of large vehicle.
    6. Being attentive to traffic and weather conditions while staying on schedule and ensuring the safety of passengers.
    7. Reconfiguring bus route when new stops are added or removed from the schedule.
    8. Childcare skills were needed to deal with any issues that arose in transit.
    9. Proactively researched technical tax issues related to consulting projects.
    10. Checking the condition of the vehicle while completing the pre-trip inspection.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BHA