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