CDL Driver

North America Central School Bus   Chicago, IL   Full-time     Transportation
Posted on July 8, 2020

 

Job Purpose:

Primary Responsibility is to safely transport passengers in multiple types of vehicles, including those with manual and automatic transmissions.

 

 

 

Major

Responsibilities:

1)

Coach for the school district who drives their school district teams to events. May drive a regular route or drive when location need warrants. Safe operation of transportation vehicle.

 

2)

Read and understand street signs, route sheets and maps.

 

3)

Complete pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the bus, including child checks.

 

4)

Assists students in the loading and unloading process, including wheelchair lift.

 

5)

Cooperates and communicates with school personnel, parents and students.

 

6)

Attend all safety and training meetings.

 

7)

Conducts emergency evacuation from the bus, including exiting from the emergency door.

 

8)

Cleans the insides of the bus including sweeping, dusting and cleaning windows. Cleans outside windows of the bus.

 

9)

Other specialized functions as required by contract.

 

10)

Responsible for student management

 

11)

Ability to learn & follow a route sheet/electronic routing device

 

Minimum Education & Certifications Required:

·       High school diploma or equivalent preferred

·       Possess or have the ability to obtain CDL Operator’s license with required endorsements & other state or local permits as required

 

Requirements & Expectations:

·       Good verbal communication skills.

·       The ability to work early morning hours.

·       Must be able to work without direct supervision

·       Must maintain a professional and respectful attitude toward fellow employees and customers.

·       Dress in a professional and appropriate manner for a business environment.

·       Perform all job functions in the safest manner adhering to OSHA guidelines & other applicable Federal & State laws

·       Execute all job duties while following company policy and procedure

 

 

Skills:

·       Ability to use or learn to use internet, additional programs as required and office equipment, including fax and phones or other electronic devices.