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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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Bus Driver

Manage 28 passenger bus with wheelchair accessibility

  • Maintained the records and upkeep of the bus
  • Ensure the bus is safe and functional before and after outings by performing inspections
  • Drive seniors to and from outings
  • Provide services to 10 Lexington Nursing Home facilities in the Chicagoland area
  • Ensure the safety of all passengers on the bus
  • Assist with loading and unloading passengers including the hook up of wheelchairs
Candidate Info
47
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
Business Communications
12

School Bus Driver

  • Drove school buses and transported students from home to school; and school to home. Operated light and heavy buses.
  • Completed bus inspections, maintained the cleanliness of bus, checked oil, fueled the bus, and completed daily bus reports.
  • Assisted mentally/physically disabled students onto and off of the bus.
  • Maintained discipline and order of students on the bus, and reported unruly behavior to supervisors.
  • Knowledge of traffic and highway safety rules and regulations.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Medical Assistant Program
13

School Bus Driver Instructor Durham

School bus driver instructor; taught classes for drivers both in the classroom and behind the wheel

  • Ran safety meetings and in-service training
  • Primary accident investigator - maintained accident investigation records
  • In the event of an accident, conducted re-training
  • Responsible for hiring new drivers - conducted interviews for all new hires
  • Trained employees to work with special needs children - specifically safety and cultural competency
  • Conducted facilities inspections in compliance with Cal OSHA
  • Facilitated Safety Advisory Committees
  • Performed Route Checks to ensure passenger/and driver's safety. With special needs passengers we did home to school and buses could not travel to all locations safely
  • Addressed Customer complaints when bus drivers were involved in disputes with families of children transported
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
C
Education
C
Education
14

Bus Driver

Check 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.

  • Report any bus malfunctions or needed repairs.
  • Pick up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
  • Maintain knowledge of first-aid procedures.
  • Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel
  • Read maps and follow written and verbal geographic directions.
  • Drive gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
  • Follow safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
15

Bus Driver

Ensure the health, safety and welfare of the children, staff and volunteers during bus transportation to and from the center and on field trips.

  • Guarantee that the bus is clean and in proper working condition at all times
  • Determine and follow safe and efficient bus routes
  • Ensure all children are in age appropriate child safety restraints
  • Maintain all transportation records required by the program
  • Ensure bus evacuation drills are held at least monthly
  • Evacuate children in case of emergency
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
16

Bus Driver

Student management before and after school hours with up to 150 students ranging from kindergarten through grade 12.

  • Proper maintenance and safe operation of a 65 passenger school bus.
  • Maintain relationships with administrators.
  • Enforce safe practices and policies unilaterally.
  • Listen and help any student in need or distress.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Computer Science
17

FOOD SERVICE Asst./bus DRIVER

Prepare meals daily, batch cook as needed

  • Maintain a safe environment for preparing and cooking the food
  • Serve the children with the appropriate proportions determined by the guidelines, and make sure the foods are maintained at the correct temperature
  • Store fresh, frozen, and leftovers the right way to avoid bacteria from developing
  • Maintain record keeping by utilizing the production sheet to record what was served/leftover
  • Put up inventory when it arrives, and keep inventory of what is in the freezer, walk-in cooler, and dry storage
  • Transport kids to and from school safely
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Business
18

Bus Driver

Mentored fellow employees regarding improvement of their customer service and communication skills.

  • Pick up and drop off children at school, home and other locations.
  • Charters and Board of Education field trips.
  • Handle parent requests and complaints with care. Rearrange routes as needed.
  • Responsible for safety and well-being of children during bus ride.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Professional Individual Income Tax
AS
Business Administration
Voc
Vocational Degree
19

School Bus Driver

Following safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops

  • Comply with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner
  • Maintain knowledge of first-aid procedures
  • Pick up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules
  • Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
20

Bus Driver

Pre-trip inspection of bus prior to driving.

  • Operate bus and all related equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Obey all traffic laws while also following the policies and procedures of the department.
  • Establish and maintain a good rapport with students, parents, school staff and co-workers.
  • Maintain effective student behavior management control over groups of children.
  • Keep up the cleanliness of the interior of bus and maintain appropriate levels of fuel as required by department.
  • Make sure children are in their seats properly while the bus is in motion for safety.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Business Training

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