Notice of Position Vacancy Kalispell Public Schools 233 First Ave. East Kalispell, MT 59901 July 16, 2012 Job Number: 120-2012R Job Title: Over-the-Road Bus Driver, multiple positions may be available Department: Facilities and Transportation Salary: $15.88 per hour plus layover rates and mileage, non-exempt, benefits eligible. Recruitment: Open to the Public. Job Responsibilities Provides safe and efficient transportation for students to activities and sporting events. Observes and obeys all traffic laws, state and federal safety regulations. Adheres to District safety and discipline requirements. Interacts with students, parents, and staff in a positive manner. Completes paperwork and reports as required. Reports mechanical problems to the Facilities and Transportation Office or designee. Assists in monitoring behavior, situations, and seating while students are on the bus. Keeps bus clean and presentable at all times. Substitutes for regular route drivers. Other duties as assigned by supervisor. Minimum Qualifications Montana Bus Driver Certification upon employment with proper endorsements; AND, Clean driving record. Preferred Qualifications One year or more of commercial driving experience. Experience interacting with K-12 students. Valid First Aid certification at time of employment. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Knowledge of state and federal safety regulations and traffic laws. Ability to pass a criminal background check. Ability to recognize and respond appropriately to identified mechanical or safety issues. Ability to obtain and maintain first aid certification upon employment. Ability to evacuate a bus in the event of an emergency. Ability to maintain effective professional relationships with staff, students, and parents. Ability to follow and issue directions. Skill, dedication, and aptitude for working with students. Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work effectively with people from a variety of culturally diverse backgrounds. Ability to sit for extended periods of time, stoop, bend, lift and carry items up to 50 pounds. Ability to maintain student confidentiality. Ability to maintain regular and acceptable attendance levels. The job of an Over-The-Road Bus Driver is a Medium Duty job, according to the Selected Characteristics of Occupations Defined in the Revised Dictionary of Occupational Titles, US Department of Labor. Medium Duty involves exertion of 20-50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10-25 pounds frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds continuously to move objects. Application Procedure Please submit a letter of interest and a District application (Located on Job Opportunities page) to Human Resources, Kalispell Public Schools, 233 First Ave East, Kalispell, MT 59901. Closing Date Open until filled; however, the review of applications will begin on August 1, 2012 at 4:00 pm Successful candidate will be required to submit to a Federal background check including fingerprinting. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory results of the background check and passing physical/health/drug screening. Kalispell Public Schools invites applications from and will give consideration to all qualified applicants without regard to race, creed, nationality, age, or sex. Kalispell Public Schools is a tobacco and drug free environment.
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