Will “Bus Driver/Monitor” be Replaced By Robots? 🤔
89% Chance of Automation
“Bus Driver/Monitor” will probably be replaced by robots.
This job is ranked #525 out of #702, where higher means 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”
- Comply with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
- Drive gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
- Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
- Pick up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
- Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
- Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
- Escort small children across roads and highways.
- Maintain knowledge of first-aid procedures.
- Make minor repairs to vehicles.
- Report any bus malfunctions or needed repairs.
- Maintain order among pupils during trips to ensure safety.
- Keep bus interiors clean for passengers.
- 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.
- Follow safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
- Read maps and follow written and verbal geographic directions.
Related Technology & Tools
- Emergency first-aid kits
- Radio frequency identification RFID devices
- Barcode scanners
- Global positioning system GPS receivers
- Digital surveillance camera systems
- Portable fire extinguishers
- Powered service doors
- Passenger buses
- Tire pressure gauges
- Wheelchair restraint systems
- Snow chains
- Two way radios
- Wheelchair lifts
- On-board data input terminals
- Emergency exit doors
- Cell phones
- Bus warning lights
- Web browser software
- AOL MapQuest
- Microsoft MapPoint
- Microsoft Windows