One (1) Full-Time Bus Driver

Location: Watervliet City School District
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Per Non-Aligned Employees agreement including liberal fringe benefits and health insurance

Duties and Responsibilities (Illustrative only):

  • Operates a school bus on a regular schedule and on special trips which may include evenings & weekends;
  • Checks the operating condition of the bus before starting on a trip;
  • Reports any mechanical defect to immediate supervisor;
  • Maintains orderly conduct of children on bus;
  • May be required to perform minor maintenance tasks on the vehicle.

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Good knowledge of driving safety practices and traffic laws and regulations;
  • Ability to operate a school bus under all driving and road conditions;
  • Ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directions;
  • Ability to get along well with children and command their respect;
  • Mental alertness, dependability and good physical condition;

Minimum Requirements:

  • Drivers must be at least 21 years of age and must satisfy the requirements for school bus driver set forth in the Rules & Regulations of the NYS Commissioner of Education;
  • Possession of Certified Driver’s License with an “S” School Bus Endorsement;
  • Appointment is subject to fingerprint clearance.

Interested candidates should apply to:

Mr. Keith Heid, Business Manager
Watervliet City School District
1245 Hillside Drive
Watervliet, New York 12189

Date Re-posted: Aug. 24, 2021
Closing Date: Until Filled