School Bus Driver – Essex

Badder has been providing Charter and School Bus Services in Ontario for over 68 years. We take pride in providing care and concern for every passenger on a Badder bus. We also deeply appreciate our employees who are with us for the long haul. We’re committed to the well-being and development of our valued team. Because we care for you, we know you will care for them.

We are looking for a positive and caring individual to fill the position of: School Bus Driver

Qualifications:

  • Patience and a desire to make a difference in a child’s life
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A minimum of a G class license (we provide a FREE license upgrade)
  • Meet the minimum age requirement to hold a school bus driver’s license (21 years of age)
  • Hold a valid (non-probationary) driver’s license with a very good driving record
  • Display safe and defensive driving techniques
  • Ability to work independently
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills
  • Knowledge of the assigned school route and surrounding areas would be an asset
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Undergo & Pass a Ministry prescribed medical examination, criminal record search, vulnerable sector clearance, driver’s abstract and other background checks

Responsibilities:

  • Safely drive students to and from school during the school year
  • Communicate clearly and interact with parents, school employees, passengers, co-workers and the public in a courteous and professional manner
  • Ensure safe work practices are being followed
  • Report any injuries, collisions or property damage that occurs immediately
  • Follow procedures and complete required paperwork
  • Perform daily pre-trip/post-trip vehicle safety inspections
  • Other duties as assigned

Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment; sitting for extended periods; Hours of work are within 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Monday to Friday (September to June) on school days only;

Some of the Extras:

Competitive Wages; Automatic Buses; FREE License Upgrade; Potential to park bus at home; Extra assignments may be available at other locations; We Will Train;

Ideal for retirees, self-employed people with flexible schedules, or stay-at-home parents

No Evenings, Weekends or Holidays and Summer Off!

To apply, please submit a resume noting the job title of the position you are applying for in the subject line. To learn more about Badder visit us at: www.badderbus.com

NOTE: We thank all applicants for applying; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.