Transit Bus Driver Resume Samples

A Transit Bus Driver takes responsibility for transporting people from one place to another for office, school, errands, and other reasons. The job description entails taking fares from passengers, issuing receipts, and making sure passengers are transported safely. A well-crafted Transit Bus Driver Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – transporting people; operating bus by applying brakes, starting and stopping engines; driving regular routes on the allotted schedule; announcing next destination; transporting passengers on chartered trips and sightseeing tours; dealing with unruly passengers; and obeying traffic laws.

To work at this capacity, the following skills are needed – a good understanding of safe driving and adhering to safety protocols; hand-eye coordination skills; patience, manual dexterity, and visual abilities. The qualification to enter this occupation vary from state to state, however, a high school diploma and a valid CDL is mandatory.

Transit Bus Driver Resume example

Transit Bus Driver Resume

Summary : Transit Bus Driver with 10 years of experience in Driving a 15 22 passenger transit vehicle. Assisting passengers in and out of vehicle. Providing transfer assistance to non-ambulatory persons by utilizing mobility aids as necessary, i.e. slider boards and lifts. Assisting in coordination of routes and schedules. Maintaining a safe operating environment.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Pallet Jack, Shipping.

Description :

    1. Safely transported passengers on city and county bus routes.
    2. Accommodated passengers with special needs.
    3. Prepared and kept accurate paperwork to be turned in at the end of the day.
    4. Cleaned my bus at the end of the day.
    5. Passengers enjoyed my outgoing friendly manor and the courtesy I showed them for their personal needs.
    6. Helped the company run more smoothly because I was dependable and worked long hours.
    7. Used I have a excellent safe driving record.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Or Equivalent


Transit Bus Driver Resume

Summary : More than 7 years successful experience in customer service and support with recognized strengths in customer service, public safety, problem-solving and solid computer skills. Possess Valid CDL with (P) endorsment and current DOT card. Excellent working knowledge using, Microsoft Excel, WordPerfect, Microsoft Word.

Skills : 120 hours CDl training, Parker professional driving school, 120 hours MbtA defense driving .

Description :

    1. Performed a complete visual safety check of each bus driven on a daily basis, completing daily pre and post-trip checklists.
    2. Reported delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or two-way radios.
    3. Followed a predetermined route based on a time schedule.
    4. Followed compliance laws in regards to assisting disabled travelers on and off of the bus.
    5. Replied to passengers' inquiries regarding schedules, routes, and transfer points.
    6. Experienced with Route Match Geographic Information Systems software to determine the most cost-effective and fuel efficient bus routes.
    7. Volunteered in the front office with telephone inquiries, filed paperwork, and scheduled various appointments.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            High School Or Equivalent


            Transit Bus Driver Resume

            Summary : Transit Bus Driver with 8 years of experience in Performing daily vehicle safety and operational inspections and reports any defects to a designated individual. Completing initial passenger intake forms. Maintaining emergency information regarding designated passengers. Maintaining ongoing communication with Head Start Center Supervisor, and Nutrition Site personnel regarding program participants, scheduling, and routes.

            Skills : Customer Service, CDL WithAnd.

            Description :

              1. Transported senior citizens to and from Senior Citizens Center.
              2. Transported Montgomery County residents to and from doctor's appointments and shopping.
              3. Transported mentally challenged to and from Montgomery-Wheeler Products & Services.
              4. Answered phones and help set up appointments for heat assistance program.
              5. Used Driving and maintaining transit van in safe manner.
              6. Refueled when necessary.
              7. Completed daily paperwork necessary.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            7-10 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Management
            Education
            Education
            General/HS Diploma

            Transit Bus Driver Resume

            Summary : To obtain a Transit Bus Driver position as a team-player in a people-oriented organization where I can maximize my customer-service experience in a challenging environment to achieve the corporate goals. Maintaining comprehensive, accurate and detailed records of all activities. Participating in case staffing's. Reporting problems or emergencies affecting the availability and/or quality of services.

            Skills : Extensive years in the medical profession, Sensitive.

            Description :

              1. Experienced and responsible Commercial Transit Bus Driver with a long and consistent service record.
              2. Able to handle difficult passengers with ease and charm.
              3. Flexible scheduled availability, including evenings and weekends.
              4. Fully know ledged of operational safety standards for coaches and vans.
              5. Thorough familied with bus disability equipment for wheelchair accommodation.
              6. Memorized complicated travel routes and adjust to short-term route changes.
              7. Prepared and submitted 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
            Management
            Education
            Education
            Diploma

            Transit Bus Driver Resume

            Headline : Transit Bus Driver is droving vehicles over specified routes or to specified destinations according to time schedules in order to transport passengers, complying with traffic regulations. Parking vehicles at loading areas so that passengers can board. Advising passengers to be seated and orderly while on vehicle to ensure their safety.

            Skills : Computer Repair, Transit Bus Driver, Forklift Operator, Automotive Tech, Sales.

            Description :

              1. Macy Followed safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
              2. Complied with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
              3. Checked 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.
              4. Maintained order among pupils during trips to ensure safety.
              5. Reported any bus malfunctions or needed repairs.
              6. Kept bus interiors clean for passengers.
              7. Reported delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
            Years of Experience
            Experience
            5-7 Years
            Experience Level
            Level
            Executive
            Education
            Education
            Associate Of Science

            Transit Bus Driver Resume

            Objective : Transit Bus Driver is Transporting general public and college age students safely in a strict time schedule. Developing valuable public communication and customer service skills. Expanding knowledge of Iowa City, Coralville, and North Liberty areas.

            Skills : class A Commercial driver's license w/ passenger endorsements, Airbrakes, Hazmat, Tankers also doubles and triples.

            Description :

              1. Operated buses on a variety of scheduled routes.
              2. Drove bus for mail run when required.
              3. Identified operational and mechanical issues and reported same to garage technical crew.
              4. Operated bus on special tour groups and group outings to parks and suburban recreational areas.
              5. Collected fares from passengers and issue receipts 
              6. Transported passengers to destinations.
              7. Ensured passengers safety Provide high levels of customer service.
                  Years of Experience
                  Experience
                  2-5 Years
                  Experience Level
                  Level
                  Executive
                  Education
                  Education
                  Associate Of Science

                  Transit Bus Driver Resume

                  Summary : Transit Bus Driver is accurately completing reports to be used for ones time and vehicle schedule. Communicating effectively, both orally and in writing. Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with staff, other agencies and the public. Understanding and following local, state, and federal regulations as applicable to the position and program, including maintaining a valid Commercial Drivers License (CDL).

                  Skills : Microsoft Word, Outlook, Managing.

                  Description :

                    1. Performed the pre-trip inspection on the bus being driven.
                    2. Worked independently to ensure the bus route being driven, remains on time.
                    3. Worked the tablet to keep record of the stops, and watch for updates and messages.
                    4. Worked with general public, including passengers that are blind.
                    5. Helped handicapped people in wheelchairs and on scooters.
                    6. Obeyed all traffic laws and speed limits.
                    7. Performed daily pre and post trip inspection of vehicle.
                        Years of Experience
                        Experience
                        7-10 Years
                        Experience Level
                        Level
                        Management
                        Education
                        Education
                        Associate Of Science

                        Transit Bus Driver Resume

                        Objective : Transit Bus Driver is analyzing work associated problems and implement solutions. Operating a passenger vehicle in excess of 12,000 pounds. Working independently and safely operate a vehicle. Know ledged of client assessment techniques and mandated reporting requirements.

                        Skills : Microsoft Word, Outlook, Operational Skills.

                        Description :

                          1. Managed bus operation as shift lead & dispatch. 
                          2. Trained new employees on multiple buses.
                          3. Ensured Medicaid/Medicare recipients arrived to medical appointments on time.
                          4. Responsible for passenger safety and operating handicap lifts Maintained.
                          5. Provided safe dependable transportation.
                          6. Used Customer Service, defensive and safe driving, knowledge of the city to better assist customers.
                          7. Inspected vehicles, and check gas, oil, and water levels prior to departure.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    2-5 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    MS

                                    Transit Bus Driver Resume

                                    Objective : Experienced, self-motivated employee working in the school bus and motor vehicle industry for over 5 years with a focus on customer service, passenger safety, and motor vehicle compliance. Certifications in driver's license with B.C.D.L. and air brakes endorsement, as well as C.P.R. for adult and children.

                                    Skills : Clerical Administration, Customer Service , Transportation.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Gave customer services performances by assisting customers with route transaction and direction to location.
                                      2. Transported passengers between designated bus stop while adhering to a time schedule and route schedule.
                                      3. Received fares, reported to dispatchers any delays or mechanical problems with the bus, and responded to emergencies.
                                      4. Advised passengers to always remain seated and orderly while in transition.
                                      5. Used customer service and decision making skills is important, as there is interaction with passengers on a daily basis.
                                      6. Administered and participated in safety and drivers trainings Answer questions about schedules, routes, and transfer points Met all departure and pickup schedule time points with accuracy.
                                      7. Recognized for perfect attendance and good job performance.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    2-5 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    Bachelors Of Science

                                    Transit Bus Driver Resume

                                    Objective : To obtain a full time Transit Bus Driver position with an organization where I can apply my diverse skills and background while contributing to the success of my employer. Reporting to work on time and in proper uniform as outlined in the Employee Handbook. Maintaining a strong attendance record. Communicating effectively.

                                    Skills : Class B CDL With Airbrakes, Passenger And Motorcycle Endorsements, Class A Permit. Good DVMR And Background, Can Pass Random Drug Tests, Clerical Office Work, Logical Reasoning Process.

                                    Description :

                                      1. Know ledged about safety and health precious and processors.
                                      2. Completed Pre-trip, Post-trip and away monitoring in and outside the bus.
                                      3. Completed daily report, tallying specialty tickets. 
                                      4. Operated omnibus transporting passengers.
                                      5. Maintained designated routes and schedule.
                                      6. Collected fares, checked passes, and assisted passengers with bags and packages.
                                      7. Obtained & maintained Florida CDL Class B license. 
                                              Years of Experience
                                              Experience
                                              0-2 Years
                                              Experience Level
                                              Level
                                              Entry Level
                                              Education
                                              Education
                                              Associate In Criminal Justice