Transit Bus Operator Resume Samples

A Transit Bus Operator is a transport professional who operates various kinds of buses to transport passengers along a pre-determined or assigned route. A well-drafted Transit Bus Operator Resume indicates the following duties and responsibilities – taking responsibility for basic vehicle maintenance, making sure the vehicle is in good working condition; checking oils, tires, and lights; ensuring the cleanliness of vehicle; stopping at assigned halt places; collecting tickets or fares from passengers; and following transit rules; and keeping passengers informed on potential delays.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – knowledge of basic mechanism, familiarity with bus routes and driving procedures; the ability to adhere to traffic laws and regulations, manual dexterity, and the potential to drive safely even during high traffic and abnormal weather conditions. A high school diploma or GED along with a CDL is needed.

Transit Bus Operator Resume example

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : As a Transit Bus Operator, responsible for Responsible for providing safe and courteous public transit service the community of Houston and surrounding areas. Experience in Building and maintaining quality internal and external customer relationships.

Skills : Transport Passengers, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Operated a city-owned passenger-carrying gasoline or diesel vehicle throughout the city of Richmond.
    2. Drove a 44 passenger bus with either manual standard or automatic transmission.
    3. Followed any specific instruction that is received from the Bus Supervisor and receives the vehicle report from the dispatcher with the scheduled route.
    4. Recorded and verified information such as authorization signature and correct vehicle registration number.
    5. Operated the bus over predetermined routes and arrives/departs from pick-up points and discharge points at scheduled times.
    6. Received bus fare along with bus passes from all passengers as they board the bus.
    7. Viewed the number of passengers getting on and off bus per GRTC.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Transit Bus Operator Resume

Summary : Over 10 years of experience in the Transit Bus Operator working in different areas such as shipping, receiving, storage, and stock control. Proficient in driving all sorts of vehicle rough terrain and commercial forklifts.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Vehicle Inspections.

Description :

    1. Transported people from one place to another on a transit bus.
    2. Operated bus by applying brakes, starting and stopping the engine.
    3. Driven regular routes on a schedule.
    4. Announced the next destinations.
    5. Transported passengers on chartered trips or sightseeing tours.
    6. Drove through traffic and obey traffic laws.
    7. Dealt with unruly passengers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Degree


Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : Transit Bus Operator with 2 years of experience in maintaining positive customer-focused relationships with co-workers, supervisors, agencies, the general public, and all other internal and external customers. Personally demonstrating appropriate customer service skills.

Skills : Safe Driving, Defensive Driving, Ensure Safety.

Description :

    1. Transported passengers to different locations in the county area.
    2. Helped, developed routing schedules, also performed third shift dispatch.
    3. Collected fares and dispersed transfers to boarding and departing passengers.
    4. Preformed pre-trip and post-trip inspections to ensure proper maintenance of the bus.
    5. Exercised reasonable care in the handling of funds and other valuables, to include proper reporting of lost articles, maintains, supports, and promotes a safe work environment at all times.
    6. Promptly engaged Metro Transit Police Department (MTPD) in cases of passenger unruly conduct and/or any threat to passenger or safety of self.
    7. Stoped frequently, often only a few blocks apart and when a passenger requests a stop.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Degree

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : Looking for a Transit Bus Operator with 2 years of experience in Adhering to tight time schedules under varying weather and traffic conditions and stilling operate the transport vehicles in a safe courteous manner.

Skills : CDL Driver- Class B, Operating Skills.

Description :

    1. Drove and operated commercial passenger buses, transporting passengers to and from scheduled stops, and provided schedule, route, and fare information to passengers seeking assistance.
    2. Complied with the state driving regulations and Metro's safety rules, policies, and procedures.
    3. Conducted routine bus inspections in conformance with safety and operating procedures.
    4. Documented inspection findings, prepare and submitted accident and incident reports in a timely manner, and periodically collect data for use in traffic analysis.
    5. Validated passes and identification cards, utilizing electronic fare registering and collection equipment.
    6. Operated wheelchair lifts or scooters and secure equipment of affected passengers in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
    7. Assisted disabled passengers in boarding, riding, and alighting in a safe manner.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : Transit Bus Operator, responsible for Operating a bus on designated route per a daily schedule. Experience in Operating a two-way radio and reporting unusual traffic conditions, passenger emergencies or other problems, etc.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Time management SKills.

Description :

    1. Driven vehicles over specified routes or to specified destinations according to time schedules, complying with traffic regulations to ensure that passengers have a smooth and safe ride.
    2. Advised passengers to be seated and orderly while on vehicles.
    3. Inspected vehicles, and check gas, oil, and water levels prior to departure.
    4. Assisted passengers, such as elderly or disabled individuals, on and off the bus, ensure they are seated properly, help carry baggage, and answered questions about bus schedules or routes.
    5. Handled passenger emergencies or disruptions.
    6. Recorded information, such as cash receipts and ticket fares, and maintain logbooks.
    7. Collected tickets or cash fares from passengers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : Seeking a Transit Bus Operator profession an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Transportation, Communication SKills, Attention-to-Detail.

Description :

    1. Collected fares, giving out route information, checking all paperwork, pre-trip buses daily.
    2. Cleaned bus, and make sure the bus is safe for transport.
    3. Followed time schedule for each route driven.
    4. Drove safely, using great customer service skills.
    5. Checked in with Dispatch as needed.
    6. Regulated heating, lighting, and ventilating systems for passenger comfort.
    7. Reported delays or accidents.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
G.E.D

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : Transit Bus Operator with 5 years of experience in Operating radio, reports unusual traffic conditions, and bus condition, passenger emergencies/other problems Assisting with training staff and new operators as appropriate, etc.

Skills : CDL Driver, Operating Skills, Assisting Skills.

Description :

    1. Monitored payment of each customer for the area of travel.
    2. Maintained an accurate schedule of routes.
    3. Driven bus to transport passengers over specified routes to local or distant points according to the time schedule.
    4. Assisted each passenger with baggage and collects tickets or cash fares.
    5. Complied with local traffic regulations.
    6. Collected fares and issued change.
    7. Operated a vehicle that is equipped with a two-way, radio, utilized proper procedures by transmitting traffic/hazardous conditions, accidents, instructions, and changes in destination, time schedules, or any emergency messages.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certificate In Driver

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : As a Transit Bus Operator, responsible for Operating transit vehicle on an assigned route and schedule. Experience in Performing pre-trip inspections of vehicle. and also responsible for reporting defects and/or maintenance needs, etc.

Skills : MS Office, Transpiration Skills, Management Skills, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Collected tickets and cash fares and maintained a record of all fares and/or tickets received or given.
    2. Successfully operated the LIFT for elderly and/or handicapped patrons.
    3. Performed daily pre/post-trip inspections and completed all daily documentation.
    4. Worked extremely flexible shifts including nights, weekends, and holidays.
    5. Provided courteous and safe transportation to passengers.
    6. Transported Passengers on different routes assigned, safely and in a timely manner.
    7. Assisted with disabled passengers. 
    8. Operated the bus through traffic and obeying state and federal traffic laws Keeping passengers aware of delays.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Headline : As a Transit Bus Operator, responsible for inspecting buses before the start of a shift, obeying traffic laws, adhering to schedules despite conditions.

Skills : Forklift Operator, Customer Service, Bus Operator, Driving Skills.

Description :

    1. Directed Customer Service Accomplishments have learned the Art of transit buses.
    2. Worked in multiple cities has allowed customer service skills to become stronger as well as helped improve professional driving skills.
    3. Used Defensive Driving Customer Service. Ability to work alone in a time-based Environment Punctuality and professionalism.
    4. Operated, fixed-route for DC Circulator service transporting passengers to and from designated posts.
    5. Adhered to route schedule, safety driving procedures, and regulations per company and local policies.
    6. Maintained effective communication with customers and company personnel.
    7. Provided transportation to citizens with quality customer service. 
    8. Operated city buses in a safe manner on designated daily routes Maintained timely.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Transit Bus Operator Resume

Objective : To obtain a Transit Bus Operator with 2 years of experience in Identifying operational and mechanical issues and reported same to garage technical crew. Responsible for Operating bus on special tour groups group outings to parks & suburban recreational areas.

Skills : Communication Skills, Operating Skills, Management Skills, Transportation Skills.

Description :

    1. Conducted pre-operational inspection of the transit vehicle, in accordance with federal and state laws and departmental regulations, to ensure it is functioning properly.
    2. Safely navigated the vehicle through traffic along assigned routes, under various environmental conditions, in accordance with traffic laws and departmental regulations.
    3. Contacted Central Control regarding various emergencies such as medical emergencies, vehicle malfunctions, vehicle evacuations, etc.
    4. Operated lift to the board and discharged disabled passengers.
    5. Conducted a post-operational inspection of the outside of the vehicle to detect defects and body damage, broken windows, and graffiti.
    6. Pre-tripped outside and inside of the bus before the day starts the body of the bus destination size windshield reflectors and overhead storage light seats emergency exits.
    7. Operated a commercial vehicle safely along fixed routes.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science