Newman Academy on Poplar. Inc.

Bus Drivers, School or Special Client

Reference ID : 96809
Location : Sharpsburg, GA
Category : Transportation/Logistics
Job Type : Part Time



Transport students or special clients, such as the elderly or persons with disabilities. Ensure adherence to safety rules. May assist passengers in boarding or exiting.


  • Follow 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.
  • 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.
  • Maintain order among pupils during trips to ensure safety.
  • Pick up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
  • Report any bus malfunctions or needed repairs.
  • Drive gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
  • Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
  • Maintain knowledge of first-aid procedures.
  • Keep bus interiors clean for passengers.
  • Read maps and follow written and verbal geographic directions.
  • Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
  • Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
  • Escort small children across roads and highways.
  • Make minor repairs to vehicles.


  • Follow safety procedures for vehicle operation.
  • Follow safety procedures for vehicle operation.
  • Inspect motor vehicles.
  • Drive passenger vehicles.
  • Report vehicle or equipment malfunctions.
  • Drive passenger vehicles.
  • Record operational details of travel.
  • Maintain professional knowledge or certifications.
  • Clean vehicles or vehicle components.
  • Read maps to determine routes.
  • Receive information or instructions for performing work assignments.
  • Notify others of emergencies, problems, or hazards.
  • Assist customers to ensure comfort or safety.
  • Maintain vehicles in good working condition.

Nice To Haves

  • AOL MapQuest
  • Barcode scanners
  • Bus warning lights
  • Cell phones
  • Digital surveillance camera systems
  • Emergency exit doors
  • Emergency first-aid kits
  • Global positioning system GPS receivers
  • Microsoft MapPoint
  • Microsoft Windows
  • On-board data input terminals
  • Passenger buses
  • Portable fire extinguishers
  • Powered service doors
  • Radio frequency identification RFID devices
  • Snow chains
  • Tire pressure gauges
  • Two way radios
  • Web browser software
  • Wheelchair lifts
  • Wheelchair restraint systems

Minimum Education : None
Job Type : Part Time
Category : Transportation/Logistics
Minimum Experience : 2 Yrs
Location : Sharpsburg, GA

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