Bus Driver

Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools
Job Description

Bus Driver Minimum Pay Rate is $17.75 per hour!!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide safe, efficient and on-time transportation of children to and from assigned schools on a daily basis.
  • Obeys all Federal, State, and Local laws, policies, regulations, administrative codes and transportation operation guidelines.
  • Obeys all traffic laws; observes all mandatory safety regulations for school buses. This includes clearing the school bus and evacuating students quickly in the event of an emergency.
  • Maintains safe driver standards and applicable physical and dexterity standards.
  • Maintains knowledge of assigned bus routes and students assigned to the bus.
  • Maintains discipline when students are on the bus; reports undisciplined students to the proper authority.
  • Discharges students only at the authorized school or bus stop locations.

Job Qualifications:

  • At least 6 months driving experience as a licensed operator of a motor vehicle (no previous bus driving experience required).
  • At least 18 years old
  • Ability to read, write, and follow directions (written and oral)
  • Ability to obtain before receiving a bus route, a valid Class B CDL and a valid school bus driver certification issued by the NCDMV
To apply, go to the CMS website, click on Careers, then click on the Non-Instructional Operations job type and find the Bus Driver job. Fill out the online application, then do a job search and apply to the position. Here is the link to our Careers site: www.jobsinsidecms.com