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 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 :

  • Drive gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
  • 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.
  • Comply with traffic regulations in order to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
  • Follow safety rules as students are boarding and exiting buses, and as they cross streets near bus stops.
  • Monitor processes, materials, or surroundings - monitoring and reviewing information from materials, events, or the environment, to detect or assess problems.
  • 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.
  • Operation monitoring - watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
  • Social perceptiveness - being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do for prevention of confrontation.
  • Equipment maintenance - performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • 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 :

  • Describing your experience with laws and regulations of the school bus industry, including those involving transporting special education students.
  • Pre/post trip safety inspections, air brakes, training on CHP rules and regulations (82.7).
  • Transportation of special needs and wheelchairs, passenger transportation safety, and emergency procedures.
  • First aid and CPR certified school bus certificate, mountain, and inclement weather driving.
  • 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.
  • Implementing all driver breaks and ensure all routes are covered; radio communications with drivers to ensure schedules are met and resolve any passenger concerns.
  • Out in the field to evaluate overflow of passengers at the destination throughout the city.
  • 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.
  • 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 :

  • Performing daily pre-trip inspections in which I look for any mechanical issues with the bus.
  • Maintain daily pre-trip reports, create student rosters, update route sheets as needed, and prepare disciplinary write-ups for unruly students.
  • Attending regular in-service meetings to keep current with school requirements and state and federal regulations.
  • Accomplishments I have shown the students consistency, compassion, and unbiased behavior.
  • Each and every day, I strive to be the best mentor and bus driver for the students.
  • Driving a bus is a punctual job; I make sure that I pick my students up on time each day.
  • Maintaining order and security on the bus and inspect the bus daily for safe operation.
  • 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 :

  • 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.
  • Following safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
  • Driving gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
  • Complying with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
  • Picking up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
  • Preparing and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
  • Regulating heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
  • Reporting delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
  • Monitoring road conditions and reported hazardous situations and inclement weather.
  • 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 :

  • Driving gasoline and diesel vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
  • 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.
  • Complying with traffic regulations in order to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
  • Following safety rules as students are boarding and exiting buses, and as they cross streets near bus stops.
  • Picking up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
  • Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
  • Preparing and submit reports that include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption.
  • Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
  • Address complaints regarding schedules and service in a courteous and respectful manner.
  • 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 :

  • Hold a commercial driver license - class b with passenger and school bus endorsements.
  • Meeting physical and medical requirements and pass substance abuse screening; as a safety-sensitive employee, will be subject to random screening.
  • Successfully passing a background investigation, followed up with fingerprinting.
  • Complete and pass all training and attend safety meetings and in-service meetings in order to remain qualified.
  • Tact and diplomacy in dealing with students, parents and all school district personnel.
  • A high degree of attention and consideration dexterity in the control of the school bus.
  • Practice defensive driving at all times and avoid vehicular and industrial accidents by practicing safe driving and habits.
  • Ability to maintain effective pupil behavior management over groups of children.
  • Making sure that the kids can safely get off the bus is my main priority.
  • 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 :

  • Maintain safe operation of assigned bus in transporting students to/from schools.
  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of the bus according to regulations.
  • Deliver bus to the fleet maintenance shop for service monthly and repairs as needed.
  • Attend required training meetings, orientation, and state safety meetings as scheduled.
  • Operate communication devices for essential and emergency transmissions.
  • Ensure video surveillance equipment is working properly and tapes are marked.
  • Complied and followed all safety rules and traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
  • Maintained current class b CDL with the school bus, passenger, and air brake endorsements.
  • Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
  • 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 :

  • Conducting daily inspection to prevent any maintenance issues during operation.
  • Managing daily movement operations through the city limits of Manhattan, Ks.
  • 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.
  • Successfully transported over 150 students through Manhattan, ks neighborhoods safely and accident-free while monitoring students on the bus.
  • Contacts control center regarding issues and prepared daily trip sheets for bus services.
  • Following all and abide by all Kansas driving laws and state school bus policies.
  • Complying with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
  • Properly strap down and secure wheelchairs on how to handle students in behavioral situations.
  • Hooking up wheelchairs and helping special needs student to their seat.
  • 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 :

  • Sustaining order and self-discipline by following the recognized guidelines of protection for the bus.
  • Performing and document everyday protection assessments to the inside and outside of the bus.
  • Instantly informed the retail manager in composing of any technical problems and maintenance.
  • Records mileage and gas usage visually observe the health of each child on the bus.
  • Ensuring that any behavioral issues do not compromise the safety of any child on the bus.
  • Communicating with staff members, students, and their family members for confirming the pick and drop for the day skills used.
  • Looking after the complete maintenance and servicing of the transportation vehicle before starting the pick-up.
  • Advising children to be seated and orderly while on the bus, using an assigned seating method.
  • Inspecting bus, and checked gas, oil, and water levels prior to departure.
  • 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 :

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