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Qualifications </strong><br><br><table class=" FCK__ShowTableBorders" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" width="776" border="0">RequiredFrequency (Rare-1, Occasional-2, Always-3, Continuous-4)Weight / HeightRare 1-4%, Occasional 5-32%, Always 33-65%, Continuous 66-100%Comments1234 <strong>Physical Demands </strong>SittingYxduring operation of vehicleStandingYxduring safety evacuationWalkingYxduring safety evacuationRunningYxduring safety evacuationBendingYxin and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuationClimbingYx36" from groundin and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuationCrouchingYxin and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuationCrawlingYxin and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuationKneelingYxin and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuationLiftingYx25lbslifting and closing bus doors, retrieve equipment, safety evacuationCarryingYx50lbsassisting with loading and unloading passengers, safety evacuationPulling with armsYxduring operation of vehiclePushing with armsYxduring operation of vehicleReaching above shouldersYxduring operation of vehicleReaching at shoulder heightYxduring operation of vehicleReaching below shouldersYxduring operation of vehicleGrippingYxduring operation of vehicleGross motor skillsYxduring operation of vehicleFine finger movementsYxduring operation of vehicleNeck movement and rotationYxduring operation of vehicle, keep straight, turn to check vehicle mirrorsStepping ankle motionYx10lbsduring operation of vehicle <strong>Sensory Demands </strong>VisionYxto see the roadsAwarenessYxawareness of surroundings, stay vigilant of dangersIntellectYxoperate vehicle and transport passengers safelyCommunication - verbalYxtalk to passengers, parents, school personnel, Company staffCommunication - writtenYxfill out forms and reports <strong>Working Conditions </strong>NoiseYxnoise from passengers and vehicleVibrationYxvibration from vehicleLightingYxsunlight, street lights, headlightsDustYxdust from roadsChemicalsYxdiesel or gasoline fuel, oils, washer fluidsHot temperaturesYxsummer weather, no air conditioning in busCold temperaturesYxwinter weatherTime pressuresYxadhere to route times </table><br><br><br><br><strong>Job: </strong> Driver C

Job Information

National Express Driver in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Description

Getting students to school safely, on time, and ready to learn.

 

Stock Transportation has decades of experience in providing safe and reliable transportation to students across Canada. Stock is also part of a much larger family along with Durham School Services, Petermann, Septran, The Provider, TransExpress, Safeway, and Smith Bus who come together as National Express LLC (NELLC) .  NELLC is one of the leading transportation provider companies in North America, operating 250 branches and employing over 30,000 individuals.  As a leader in student transportation, NELLC is committed to exceptional safety, outstanding customer service, and positive employee relations. For more information please visit http://www.stocktransportation.com and http://www.nellc.com.

 

If you’re a retiree, stay-at-home parent, self-employed or someone looking for a part-time, seasonal position with a stable income then a School Bus Driver position is perfect for you.  You will be required to work mornings and afternoons Monday through Friday during the school year and get the benefit of enjoying evenings, weekends, school and statutory holidays to yourself. Think of all the time you’ll have to spend with your family or travel.  Apply today! 

 

Summary:

  • A School Bus Driver provides daily transportation services to students on an assigned route.  The Driver interacts with Parents, Teachers, and other School Board personnel.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Pick up passengers at pre-determined locations
  • Report to work on time and operate route in a safe manner
  • Conduct pre-trip inspections daily, using Company tools and swipe technology
  • Practice defensive driving at all times, and proactively avoid accidents by practicing safe driving and work habits
  • Lift and close bus doors daily, and assist passengers who are boarding and exiting the bus
  • Evacuate bus in emergency situations and physically assist passengers to evacuate
  • Refill fuel and washer fluid in assigned vehicle when necessary, before picking up passengers
  • Manage student behaviour by exercising communication and discipline as per Company policies, and report student discipline issues to the school and to the Company immediately
  • Report all accidents, incidents, and major or minor defects, to office immediately
  • Complete all required paperwork, including route change sheets, time cards, vehicle repair requests, in a timely manner
  • Deliver vehicle to office for repairs, preventative maintenance inspections, and repairs
  • Contact parents of passengers if instructed to by the Company
  • Attend all Company Safety Meetings
  • Adhere to Company standards in the operation of Company vehicles and customer service
  • Follow all Company policies as outlined in the Employee Handbook, as well as local Customer Service Center work directions and instructions
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by the Company

 

 

Requirements

  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must hold valid provincial driver’s license and possess good driving history (no more than 3 demerit points accumulated and no speeding tickets over 24km/hr)
  • Must have at least 2 years of driving history in Canada
  • Must successfully complete the Company provided training program required by the province
  • Ability to obtain the provincial driver’s license required to operate a school bus
  • Must successfully complete a criminal background check and Vulnerable Sector Screen (VSS)
  • Must successfully complete medical test as per the province’s requirements
  • A First-Aid Certificate may be required depending on the school board
  • Must be available to work a split shift (both morning and afternoon shifts) on a daily basis from Monday to Friday
  • Must possess tact and diplomacy in dealing with students, parents, and school district/board personnel
  • Must be committed, dependable and reliable

 

Benefits

  • Company provides training required to obtain the required provincial driver’s license to operate a school bus
  • Opportunities to earn additional income on chartered routes or summer camps
  • Employee Referral Bonus – Earn an additional $250 if someone you refer is hired as a Driver
  • B.Y.K.O.B – Bring Your Kids On Board
  • Company provides personal protective equipment (i.e. Safety Vest)
  • Ongoing training & development (i.e. Health & Safety, Defensive Driving, etc.)
  • Incentives for good attendance and safety records  
  • Access to group rates and discounts
  • No Evening or Weekend shifts
  • Only work on school days – Enjoy the days off on P.A. Days, Statutory Holidays, March Break, Summer

Stock Transportation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available, upon request, to candidates in all aspects of the selection process.

  

Physical Demands, Sensory Demands and Working Conditions

  • Exercise a high degree of attention and dexterity in the operation of the school bus
  • Keep the school bus neat, clean, and sweep the interior of school bus on a daily basis
  • Must be comfortable driving alone and in all road conditions (i.e. rush hour traffic, snow-covered roads in winter, etc.)
  • See detailed chart below


Qualifications

 

 

 

Required

Frequency (Rare-1, Occasional-2, Always-3, Continuous-4)

Weight / Height

Rare 1-4%, Occasional 5-32%, Always 33-65%, Continuous 66-100%

 

Comments

 

 

 

1

2

3

4

 

 

Physical Demands

Sitting

Y

 

 

 

x

 

during operation of vehicle

Standing

Y

 

x

 

 

 

during safety evacuation

Walking

Y

 

x

 

 

 

during safety evacuation

Running

Y

 

x

 

 

 

during safety evacuation

Bending

Y

 

 

x

 

 

in and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuation

Climbing

Y

 

 

x

 

36" from ground

in and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuation

Crouching

Y

 

 

x

 

 

in and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuation

Crawling

Y

 

 

x

 

 

in and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuation

Kneeling

Y

 

 

x

 

 

in and around vehicle, pre-trip inspection, child check, safety evacuation

Lifting

Y

 

 

x

 

25lbs

lifting and closing bus doors, retrieve equipment, safety evacuation

Carrying

Y

 

 

x

 

50lbs

assisting with loading and unloading passengers, safety evacuation

Pulling with arms

Y

 

 

x

 

 

during operation of vehicle

Pushing with arms

Y

 

 

x

 

 

during operation of vehicle

Reaching above shoulders

Y

 

 

x

 

 

during operation of vehicle

Reaching at shoulder height

Y

 

 

x

 

 

during operation of vehicle

Reaching below shoulders

Y

 

 

x

 

 

during operation of vehicle

Gripping

Y

 

 

 

x

 

during operation of vehicle

Gross motor skills

Y

 

 

 

x

 

during operation of vehicle

Fine finger movements

Y

 

 

 

x

 

during operation of vehicle

Neck movement and rotation

Y

 

 

 

x

 

during operation of vehicle, keep straight, turn to check vehicle mirrors

Stepping ankle motion

Y

 

 

 

x

10lbs

during operation of vehicle

Sensory Demands

Vision

Y

 

 

 

x

 

to see the roads

Awareness

Y

 

 

 

x

 

awareness of surroundings, stay vigilant of dangers

Intellect

Y

 

 

 

x

 

operate vehicle and transport passengers safely

Communication - verbal

Y

 

 

 

x

 

talk to passengers, parents, school personnel, Company staff

Communication - written

Y

 

 

x

 

 

fill out forms and reports

Working Conditions

Noise

Y

 

 

 

x

 

noise from passengers and vehicle

Vibration

Y

 

 

 

x

 

vibration from vehicle

Lighting

Y

 

 

 

x

 

sunlight, street lights, headlights

Dust

Y

 

 

x

 

 

dust from roads

Chemicals

Y

 

 

x

 

 

diesel or gasoline fuel, oils, washer fluids

Hot temperatures

Y

 

 

 

x

 

summer weather, no air conditioning in bus

Cold temperatures

Y

 

 

 

x

 

winter weather

Time pressures

Y

 

 

 

x

 

adhere to route times




Job: Driver Canada Bus

Primary Location: Canada-Nova Scotia-Dartmouth-Halifax

Work Locations Halifax (5020_Halifax)51 Frazee AveC/O STOCK 5020Dartmouth, B3B 1Z4

Organization Canada Bus

Schedule Part-time

Employee Status Regular

Job Level Driver or Bus Assistant

Job Shift Day Job

Travel No

Req ID: 191818

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