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Bus Operators are in charge of transporting passengers between locations in a timely and safe manner. Based on our most successful example resumes, usual work activities include driving, collecting fares, helping passengers with baggage, maintaining passenger order and providing first aid in case of emergency. Those seeking to work as Bus Operator should emphasize in their resumes excellent driving skills, good communication and interpersonal abilities, customer service orientation, reliability, and first aid expertise. A high school diploma and a commercial driver's license are sufficient for this role.

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Bus Operator

Drove vehicles on specified routes according to time schedules, complying with traffic regulations to ensure that passengers have a smooth and safe ride

  • Advised passengers to be seated and orderly while on vehicles according to OSHA guidelines and company policy
  • Inspected vehicles before leaving depot to ensure gas, oil, and water levels were acceptable prior to departure
  • Assisted passengers, such as elderly or disabled individuals, on and off bus, ensuring they are seated properly and answered questions about bus schedules and routes
  • Handled passenger emergencies and disruptions contacting the authorities when necessary
  • Maintained log book to detail all systems in the vehicle sending work orders when needed to keep maintenance at acceptable levels
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
C
Certificate
2

Bus Operator

Demonstrated excellent ability to exercise good judgement and to think on feet while handling loads of up to 60 passengers.

  • Maintained excellent customer relations, providing friendly and courteous service.
  • Conducted daily pre-trip and post-trip inspections according to a set checklist.
  • Safely drove on icy, snow-covered roads with no incidents
  • Retained valid proof of insurance and registration in vehicle at all times.
  • Delivered passengers to destination within established time frames.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
C
Certificate
3

Bus Operator

Operated and maintained bus in accordance with state and federal regulations

  • Completed pre and post trip safety inspections, recording and reporting any malfunctions
  • Maintained working knowledge of streets, current routes as well as fare structure
  • Provided assistance to persons with disabilities while boarding /de-boarding bus
  • Performed inspections according to procedures at the beginning, during and upon to base any interior or exterior deficiencies.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Criminal Justice
Criminal Justice
4

Bus Operator

Operated the bus in a safe manner assuring patrons arrived at their designated locations on time.

  • Assisted passengers with disabilities.
  • Displayed exceptional customer service to all passengers.
  • Pre/post inspect the bus before and after operation for any safety related issues.
  • Completed required paper work after each route.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Voc
Vocational Degree
5

Bus Operator/engineer

Operated coach buses in a safe manner to transport passengers to assigned destinations.

  • Provided administrative reports of required repairs, accidents, or incidents with passengers while simultaneously protecting the safety and integrity of other patrons.
  • Visually observed the health of passengers and security of the vehicle in order to ensure safe travel.
  • Supervised and trained new employees for Operations Department
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Music & Performing Arts
6

Bus Operator

Create and navigate travel plans to deliver passengers to various destinations in the most convenient and cost effective way.

  • Served as Shop Steward enabling me to read and interpret labor contracts;
  • Act as a liaison for union members and employer.
  • Effectively communicate with a diverse population including non-English speaking, disabled and elderly passengers.
  • Identify emergency situations and perform swift and adequate procedures under guidelines
  • In receipt of several accommodations for providing excellent customer service.
  • Awarded the Safety Jacket in 2006 for maintaining a zero accident rating,
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Office Management
Early Childhood Education
7

Bus Operator

Managed high demanding and time-sensitive line runs and special events for students around college campus.

  • Performed daily pre-trip and post-trip inspections to assure safety.
  • Resolved wide range of students' problems, applying diplomacy and assertiveness.
  • Attended safety meeting and defensive driving course.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Marketing Management
8

Bus Operator

Transported students to and from school, following a preplanned route according to a definite time schedule.

  • Drove bus carefully and in compliance with traffic regulations.
  • Assumed responsibility for the safety of passengers in loading and unloading.
  • Maintained and reported discipline reports of unruly behavior to the appropriate authorities.
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
GED
GED
9

Bus Operator

Transported passengers to and from their destination

  • Did pre and post trip inspections at the beginning of my daily route
  • Made announcements informing passengers of delays, detours and destinations
  • Reported accidents or other traffic disruptions to central dispatcher
  • Ensured the proper payment of fares; issued and collected transfers; ensured the safety of passengers
  • Operated wheelchair lift, to assist disabled passengers
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
GED
GED
10

Bus Operator

Operated bus on designated routes

  • Inspected all areas of the bus
  • Maintained bus safety as well as appearance
  • Assisted patrons with riding information and directions
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BA
Construction Management
Mpm

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