Bus Drivers

Bus Drivers
Bus Drivers

Athletics Bus Driver (Part-time/20 Hours Per Week)

Bus Driver will operate a school-owned, 40-passenger bus, traveling with students and staff members to off campus events, and returning them back to campus afterward. Bus Driver will report directly to the Athletic Director. Job duties will include physical activities including stooping, kneeling, crouching, standing, travel, lifting items up to 50 pounds, and sitting for extended periods of time.

Job Description Operates a school-owned, 40-passenger bus

  • Travels with students and staff members to and from-off campus events in a safe manner
  • Regularly performs physical activities such as stooping, kneeling, crouching, standing, traveling, and sitting for extended periods of time
  • Obeys all traffic laws and enforcing all bus regulations and procedures.
  • Administers emergency first aid if and when it is needed
  • Keeps bus and/or other vehicles as assigned clean and properly fueled
  • Runs assigned schedule efficiently according to the assigned route/trip
  • Performs a pre and post trip inspection of all assigned vehicles
  • Maintains the highest degree of driving safety in varied weather and road conditions
  • Understands and practices the most current defensive driving techniques
  • Reports all incidents/accidents immediately to proper authorities according to Department policy and procedure
  • Keeps up to date on all personal certification requirements required for the. position
  • Is flexible and performs other duties relating to general job function
  • Performs all duties in a safe and prudent manner as directed
  • Follows diocesan policies and procedures outlined in the employee handbook

Knowledge, Skills, and abilities required

  • Must maintain discipline while operating a vehicle
  • Must maintain a courteous and professional rapport with students and staff
  • Must use good judgment in daily encounters with students and staff
  • Must use verbal and written language correctly
  • Must demonstrate an appropriate sense of humor
  • Must maintain appropriate grooming and dress at all times as stated in the faculty handbook

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be at least 25 years old
  • Must hold a High School Diploma or GED
  • Must hold a valid Arizona CDL Class B with a Passenger, School Bus, and Air Brakes endorsement
  • Must hold or be able to obtain CPR training within 60 days of hire
  • Have a successful driving record for the past five years
  • Physically able to perform job duties in a safe manner Ability to work flexible hours
  • Must be willing to support Catholic teachings and philosophy Completed Safe Environment Training
  • Must sign the Diocesan Code of Conduct Valid Arizona Department of Public Safety Level 1 Fingerprint Clearance Card

Questions: Contact Lisa Johnston, NDP Director of Finance 480-634-8282.

Interested individuals should apply through the Diocese of Phoenix.