School Bus Driver (Casual)

Job Code: 3633015

Job Details

School Bus Driver (Casual)

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.

Assignmen ts: Casual and temporary work. day shift -Monday - Friday. Must be available for casual callouts, temporary assignments and possibility of permanent employment.

Wage : $31.54 per hour

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
  • Valid B.C. Class 1 or 2 Driver's License with an Air Brake Endorsement
  • Minimum of two years related experience preferred
  • Clean Driver Abstract
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Physical capability to perform the job duties

How to apply

Please apply by submitting your application to careers@sd68.bc.ca

Applications should include a cover letter, detailed personal resume and a current driver abstract, and any applicable transcripts, certificates or licenses.

Posted On
February 12, 2024
Closing Date & Time
Ongoing
Openings
Multiple

Job Type
Occasional
Job Category
ECE, EA and Support Staff
City
Nanaimo
School/Location
Multiple locations
Salary
Wage is $31.54 per hour
Employment Start Date
Start Immediately
Mandatory Document
  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Additional Documents
  • Certificates & Diplomas