Casual Bus Driver
Career Opportunities
Job Code: 2988012 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #68 - Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools Posted on: May 24, 2021
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ECE, EA and Support Staff
Openings: Multiple
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
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Additional Documents
Nanaimo BC
Start Date:  Immediately
End Date: 
Job Description & Requirements

 Casual Bus Drivers Needed 

Your Role 

Working Under the direction of the Transportation Manager or Designate, you will operate a school bus in accordance to the BC Motor Vehicle Act Regulations and School District Policy, to transport students and staff within the district and on field trips.  

Your Responsibilities

Operates a school bus as per the B.C. Motor Vehicle Act and National Safety Code regulations to transport students. 

Conducts pre-trip vehicle inspection and reports vehicle defects and problems. 

Suggests changes to vehicles and routes to ensure safe and efficient operating conditions. 

Maintains discipline of all passengers travelling in the school bus as per School Board policy and regulations. 

Assists students or staff in loading and unloading, using appropriate restraining techniques, lifts and related equipment. 

Administers survival first aid to bus passengers as required. 

Troubleshoots emergent on-road, minor mechanical problems, fuels and cleans buses, installs tire chains and adds oil and water. 

May, on occasion, be required to perform other related duties as assigned.

This work is typically split shift

Your Experience, Education and Skills 

  • Grade 11 education or the equivalent
  • Minimum of two years related experience
  • Valid B.C. Class 2 Driver's License with an Air Brake Endorsement
  • Clean Driver Abstract 
  • Successful completion of the School Bus Driver's Training Course
  • Valid WCB Occupational First Aid Level 1 certificate.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Physical capability to perform the job duties


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