Casual Bus Drivers

St. Michaels University School, Victoria, BC
April 13, 2018

Reporting to the Manager of Transportation, the positions are responsible for transporting students and adults to a variety of locations and venues.
Hours of work vary, including shorter shifts, early mornings, afternoons and some overnight trips.
Key Responsibilities & Expectations:
Transports students and/or equipment on local, out of town and overnight field trips in accordance with routes and schedules
Directs, monitors and disciplines students and ensures compliance with safe loading, riding and unloading procedures
Consults with Manager regarding student behaviour
Monitors two-way radio and cell phone
Conducts pre-trip and post-trip inspections in accordance with BC Motor Vehicle Act, BC Air Brake Manual, National Safety Code and BC Professionals Drivers Manual
Reports defects to Manager, assists in assessing maintenance problems and performs minor running maintenance and emergency repair
Ensures interior and exterior cleanliness of school bus
Provides orientation to temporary /new bus drivers
Fuels vehicle, completes paperwork
Secures bus and office
May provide emergency first aid
Other duties as required
Qualifications:
This position requires a valid BC Class 2 Drivers license with air brake endorsement, appropriate first aid and CPR certificate and three years driving experience
Must pass the annual school bus driver medical examination and maintain a clean driver’s abstract
Safety-minded, courteous and able to demonstrate customer service
Enjoys working with and being around young people
Ability to read and interpret maps
Ability to deal with passenger misconduct situations
Ability to complete and maintain a log book
Ability to problem solve, such as navigating through detours and unanticipated events
Criminal Record Check
Must pass and maintain a clear criminal record check for the purposes of working with children.
Application Details
Please respond with a cover letter and résumé on or prior to Monday, April 2, 2018 to:
Sharon Comeau, Head of Transportation
St. Michaels University School
3400 Richmond Road
Victoria, BC V8P 4P5
sharon.comeau@smus.ca