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Bus Drivers are responsible for transporting passengers between locations in safety conditions. A typical sample resume for a Bus Driver highlights duties such as arriving at stops in time, adjusting their driving and vehicle speed according to weather conditions and traffic, reporting mechanical issues, and providing first aid in case of emergency. Based on our collection of example resumes, Bus Drivers should demonstrate excellent driving skills, the ability to make sound decisions, time management and first aid expertise. Most Bus Drivers hold a high school diploma and a commercial driver's license.

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Contracted MTA Mobility Bus Driver

Conducted daily pre-trip vehicle inspections prior to operation of mobility bus.

  • Smoothly handled resistant or hostile passengers in infraction of bus conduct and safety rules.
  • Operated buses on a variety of scheduled routes.
  • Assisted handicapped passengers when needed or required by operating lifts as well as side-by-side door to vehicle assistance.
  • Identified operational and mechanical issues and reported same to garage technical crew.
  • Refueled bus at beginning of and during route as needed.
  • Accurately recorded and reported pickup and drop results according to established procedures.
  • Developed and maintained positive customer relationships through effective communication.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Bus Driver

Drives a school bus on a regular schedule on an assigned route or on special occasions.

  • Assisted handicapped students in boarding and exiting bus by operating a hydraulic lift as necessary.
  • Checked the operating condition of a school bus before starting a regular or special trip.
  • Instructed and informed students about safety practices when entering and exiting bus and while in transit.
  • Maintained orderly conduct of students on the bus.
  • Performed a post-trip inspection of the vehicle after every route.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Physical Therapy Assistant
3

School Bus Driver

Picked up children in front of their homes in the morning, and dropped them off at special education schools.

  • Picked up children from special education schools in the afternoon, and dropped them back off at their homes again.
  • Observed children tendencies and behaviors.
  • Maintained and scheduled periodic maintenance of the bus.
  • Produced left, right, turn sheet.
  • Administered, and changed time tables for pickup and drop off whenever necessary.
  • Recorded discipline reports of children
  • Maintained radio contact with the base.
  • Oversaw, and implemented discipline on the bus.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Communications
4

School Bus Driver

Inspected bus daily to detect any mechanical condition or malfunction affecting safety or economy of operation, completed daily administrative reports and directed findings to authorized service personnel.

  • Prescribed the seating arrangements of students on assigned my bus and documented same on seating chart.
  • Filled out appropriate documentation and reports to the school principal repeated/serious misconduct on the part of any student while on the bus or under the driver's immediate supervision.
  • Prepared various reports, kept all records required.
  • Assisted transportation and school officials in planning bus routes and schedules.
Candidate Info
37
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
Doctor Of Clinical Hypnotherapy
5

Bus Driver

Required to have and maintain a commercial driver's license.

  • Responsible for transporting preschoolers (head start students) to and from home to school
  • Requires patience and personality to effectively communicate with children of younger ages.
  • Communicated with management, self-sufficiently managed time, and maintained proper
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Bus Driver

Safely operated school bus during designated times through designated routes.

  • Assisted in the refilling of fluids to district buses.
  • Preformed pre- and post- trip inspection of any bus to be operated by myself.
  • Monitored behavior of children to ensure safe and comfortable rides for everyone.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
7

Bus Driver

Ensured bus was maintained and in good operating condition

  • Picked up children along scheduled routes at the same time every day
  • Followed safety procedures to make sure all children were safe
  • Enforced rules regarding conduct
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
8

Bus Driver

Transport students and other personnel safely and expeditiously to and from schools and school functions.

  • Perform inspection of the bus to check for vandalism and cleanliness.
  • Fill out inspection form each day of operation of the bus.
  • Lifting, such as the hood to inspect the engine, oil levels, transmission fluids, etc.
  • Properly use a two-way radio for emergencies and breakdowns.
  • Provides effective student management while transporting students to and from school or school activities each day.
  • Report mechanical problems such as break problems, not starting, flat tire, fuel leak and warning buzzers.
  • Properly document student behavioral concern.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

School Bus Driver

Drove schoolchildren safely from home to school.

  • Pre-tripped vehicle to ensure its safety and reported any malfunctions.
  • Complied with traffic regulations to operate vehicles safely.
  • Maintained order among pupils during trips to ensure safety.
  • Followed safety rules as students boarded and exited buses or cross streets.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AS
Associate of Science
10

City Bus Driver

Kept a high level of cleanliness in the bus

  • Maintained systematic working of the bus by considering all preventive and precautionary measures
  • Followed all traffic rules and safety policies during the routine trips
  • Planned and followed appropriate time schedules to start and end the journeys
  • Maintained utmost politeness in conversation and activities
  • Reported to the supervisor at the end of each set of journeys.
  • Excellent safety of passenger transport
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job

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