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Transit Bus Drivers transport passengers from one point to another following an established itinerary and time schedule. Their responsibilities include operating the door, collecting fares, communicating with dispatchers, handling mechanical problems, being prepared for emergency situations, and maintaining the vehicle in good condition. Successful resume samples showcase assets such as safe driving, customer service orientation, communication and interpersonal skills, decision-making, and time management. Employers select resumes showcasing a valid commercial driver’s license and previous transportation experience.

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1

Transit Bus Driver

Skillfully and safely handled a motor-coach through difficult and harsh road conditions and ensured timely arrivals.

  • Maintained a systematic and timely travel record of the passengers traveling, destination covered and distance travel.
  • Responsible for loading and unloading passengers packages from luggage compartment.
  • Supervised the internal and external security of the vehicles, and ensured that it was taken for monthly maintenance.
  • Assisted the disabled, handicapped, and elderly passengers to board and un board coach safely. Utilized the wheelchair lift safely.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Safe And Timely Manner
2

Transit Bus Driver/dispatcher

Accustomed to meeting and adhering to extremely tight schedules

  • Operating vehicles from 36 to 40 feet while operating two way radios
  • Maintained excellent customer relations, providing friendly and courteous service
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise good judgment and to think on feet while handling load up to 60 passengers
  • Received and prioritized calls and complaints from public concerning transportation on the campus of UT
  • Weekly data entry utilizing Microsoft Excel
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Individualized Studies
3

Transit Bus Driver

Transported passengers on all routes in Hammond and surrounding towns.

  • Collected bus fares as needed and distributed transfers.
  • Communicated hazards and needs to other drivers and dispatch.
  • Assisted passengers with disabilities and utilized wheelchairs and other transport vehicles, securing them to safety restraint system in the bus anterior, while monitoring to safety of passengers.
  • Filed accident and incident reports for management when necessary.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Medical
4

Transit Bus Driver

Transported passengers on an assigned route to and from designated locations and stops.

  • Performed a thorough visual safety check of bus driven on a daily basis.
  • Maintained cleanliness of interior and exterior of bus.
  • Collected cash fares and tickets.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AS
Accounting
BFA
Bachelor of Fine Arts
5

Transit Bus Driver

  • Transported passengers between designated bus stops along a prescribed route while complying with traffic regulations
  • Operated efficiently in order to adhere to a strict timetable
  • Assisted passengers with baggage and collected tickets or cash fare
  • Used two-way radio and Mobile Data Terminal for status, location and data entry
  • Completed daily paperwork such as Pre-Trip, mileage, ridership and defect reports
  • Assisted the department where needed to include dispatch, fueling/cleaning buses and special events
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
Certified Medical Assistant
6

Transit Bus Driver

Responsibility Summary: Gave customer services performances by assisting customers with route transaction and direction to location. Transported passengers between designated bus stop while adhering to a time schedule and route schedule. Received fares, reported to dispatchers any delays or mechanical problems with the bus, and responded to emergencies. Advised passengers to always remain seated and orderly while in transition. Ability to use customer service and decision making skills is important, as there is interaction with passengers on a daily basis.

  • Administered and participated in safety and drivers trainings
  • Answer questions about schedules, routes, and transfer points
  • Met all departure and pickup schedule time points with accuracy.
  • Recognize for perfect attendance and good job performance.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
C
Real Estate
AA
Business Management
BS
Business Management
7

Transit Bus Driver

  • Obtained & maintained Florida CDL Class B license
  • Managed bus operation as shift lead & dispatch
  • Trained new employees on multiple buses
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Mass Communications
8

Transit Bus Driver/designated Driver

Drove passengers to various locations in Genesee County and surrounding areas.

  • Ensured great Customer Service to the passengers, and safely drove them to and from their destinations.
  • Accompanied new drivers on their routes.
  • Made sure they understood run guides, fare box rules, vehicle safety checks.
  • Instructed on how to handle the public, and documented these tasks.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Para-transit Bus Driver

Collected fares and recorded proper data to manifest upon every trip.

  • Picked up and dropped off patrons at regularly scheduled locations, following strict time schedules.
  • Reported any bus malfunctions and needed repairs.
  • Read maps and follow written and verbal geographic directions.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Elementary Education
10

Transit Bus Driver

Follow a planned route, to ensure an accurate time schedule

  • Assist disabled passengers enter and depart the bus
  • Adhere to the safety procedures outlined by the company, to ensure the safety of all passengers.
  • Adhere to traffic laws, in addition to meeting the state and federal transit regulation laws.
  • Check vehicle to ensure each piece of equipment functioned properly and provide monthly maintenance reports
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Business

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