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“Bus Drivers, School or Special Client” 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
Also Known As…
- 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/Monitor
- Bus Driver
- Van Driver
- Special Client Bus Driver
- School Transportation Supervisor
- School Transportation Director
- School Bus Operator
- CDL Driver (Commercial Drivers License Driver)
Tasks for “Bus Drivers, School or Special Client”
- Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilation systems for passenger comfort.
- Make minor repairs to vehicles.
- Prepare and submit reports that may include the number of passengers or trips, hours worked, mileage, fuel consumption, or fares received.
- 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.
- Keep bus interiors clean for passengers.
- Pick up and drop off students at regularly scheduled neighborhood locations, following strict time schedules.
- Follow safety rules as students board and exit buses or cross streets near bus stops.
- Escort small children across roads and highways.
- Read maps and follow written and verbal geographic directions.
- 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.
- Report any bus malfunctions or needed repairs.
- Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations, using telephones or mobile two-way radios.
- Maintain knowledge of first-aid procedures.
Related Technology & Tools
- Portable fire extinguishers
- Cell phones
- Emergency first-aid kits
- Powered service doors
- Snow chains
- Radio frequency identification RFID devices
- Wheelchair restraint systems
- Wheelchair lifts
- Digital surveillance camera systems
- Emergency exit doors
- Passenger buses
- On-board data input terminals
- Global positioning system GPS receivers
- Tire pressure gauges
- Bus warning lights
- Barcode scanners
- Two way radios
- Web browser software
- AOL MapQuest
- Microsoft Windows
- Microsoft MapPoint