Will “School Bus Driver” be Replaced By Robots? 🤔
89% Chance of Automation
“School Bus Driver” 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
- Bus Driver/Monitor
- Bus Driver
- Van Driver
- Special Client Bus Driver
- School Transportation Supervisor
- School Transportation Director
- School Bus Operator
- School Bus Driver
- CDL Driver (Commercial Drivers License Driver)
Tasks for “School Bus Driver”
- Escort small children across roads and highways.
- 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.
- Comply with traffic regulations to operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
- Follow safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
- Drive gasoline, diesel, or electrically powered multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools, and school activities.
- Maintain order among pupils during trips to ensure safety.
- Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
- Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
- Keep bus interiors clean for passengers.
- Make minor repairs to vehicles.
- Maintain knowledge of first-aid procedures.
- 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.
- Pick up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
- Report any bus malfunctions or needed repairs.
Related Technology & Tools
- Snow chains
- Wheelchair restraint systems
- Powered service doors
- Tire pressure gauges
- Barcode scanners
- Portable fire extinguishers
- Radio frequency identification RFID devices
- Emergency exit doors
- Digital surveillance camera systems
- On-board data input terminals
- Bus warning lights
- Global positioning system GPS receivers
- Emergency first-aid kits
- Passenger buses
- Cell phones
- Two way radios
- Wheelchair lifts
- Web browser software
- Microsoft MapPoint
- AOL MapQuest
- Microsoft Windows