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“Bus Driver/Monitor” will probably be replaced by robots.
This job is ranked #525 out of #702. A higher ranking (i.e., a lower number) means the job is less likely to be replaced.
Transport students or special clients, such as the elderly or persons with disabilities. Ensure adherence to safety rules. May assist passengers in boarding or exiting.
- The SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) code is 53-3022.00
- The Mean Annual Wage in the U.S. is $ 31,110.00
- The Mean Hourly Wage is $ 14.00
- Currently, there are 515,020 people on this job
☝️ Information based on the reference occupation “Bus Drivers, School or Special Client”.
Also Known As…
- Bus Drivers, School or Special Client
- Special Needs Bus Driver
- Special Education Bus Driver
- Shuttle Bus Driver
- School Bus Driver/Teacher Assistant
- School Bus Driver/Mechanic
- School Bus Driver/Custodian
- School Bus Driver
- Bus Driver
- Van Driver
- Special Client Bus Driver
- School Transportation Supervisor
- School Transportation Director
- School Bus Operator
- CDL Driver (Commercial Drivers License Driver)
- Bus Driver/Monitor
Tasks for “Bus Driver/Monitor”
- Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
- Escort small children across roads and highways.
- Maintain order among pupils during trips to ensure safety.
- Drive gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
- Check the condition of a vehicle's tires, brakes, windshield wipers, lights, oil, fuel, water, and safety equipment to ensure that everything is in working order.
- Pick up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
- Read maps and follow written and verbal geographic directions.
- Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
- Make minor repairs to vehicles.
- Report any bus malfunctions or needed repairs.
- Follow safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
- Keep bus interiors clean for passengers.
- Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
- Maintain knowledge of first-aid procedures.
- Comply with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
Related Technology & Tools
- Cell phones
- Emergency first-aid kits
- Powered service doors
- Tire pressure gauges
- Two way radios
- On-board data input terminals
- Bus warning lights
- Radio frequency identification RFID devices
- Global positioning system GPS receivers
- Barcode scanners
- Emergency exit doors
- Passenger buses
- Wheelchair restraint systems
- Digital surveillance camera systems
- Wheelchair lifts
- Portable fire extinguishers
- Snow chains
- Web browser software
- AOL MapQuest
- Microsoft MapPoint
- Microsoft Windows