Bus Driver

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Job TitleBus DriverPosting Number312-2011Job Description Summary

This position is responsible for safe operation of the Dalton State bus (small or large) for the transportation needs of DS Athletics and other campus organizations scheduled to use the bus on official college business.

Essential Duties

• Safely operate (drive) the bus when scheduled
• Inspect the bus prior to any scheduled trip (arrive 30 minutes before scheduled departure time)
• Operate the bus in a manner that puts safety above all other factors
• Submit all fuel expenses at conclusion of trip, return bus full of fuel
• Maintain cleanliness of bus during and after travel
• Maintain travel log on all trips and at conclusion of travel
• Report any mechanical issues that arise

• Maintain CDL License
• Have a working knowledge of the mechanical processes of the vehicle assigned to operate
• Be alert to the needs of the passengers
• Communicate well (hearing and speaking) and make sure you understand trip routes and expectations in advance of travel
• Be able to maintain focus and not be easily distracted
• Have a responsible driving record
• Be up to date on all relevant policies and competencies required of the college and USG

Minimum Qualifications

More than one year operating a vehicle requiring CDL with clean driving record

Preferred Qualifications

More than five year’s operating a vehicle requiring CDL with clean driving record

Physical Demands

The work is performed sitting and standing. Occasionally you will have to lift objects no more than 30 pounds in weight.
It is expected you will assist, when possible, in the loading and unloading of the bus

Special Instructions to ApplicantsApplication DeadlinePosting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you have a current commercial driver's license with clean driving record?

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. How many years of experience operating a vehicle requiring CDL do you have?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents




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    Job No:
    Posted: 12/28/2018
    Application Due: 12/24/2019
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