Eightcap, Inc. Bus Professional - Howard City in Howard City, Michigan
Position u/uuBus Professional /uClassification uH.S. 01-04 ($11.27 - $12.14 - $13.38 - $14.48/u)u /uHours u20ndash;29/wk. /uWork Weeks__u32 /uSupervisor u Bus Staff Supervisor /uPositions Supervisedu None /uolli Essential Function of Job:/li/olBus Professionals work primarily on school busses to transport preschool-aged children to and from Head Start Centers, transition students between the bus and the care of the staff members in the center, and ensure the safety of all passengers and bystanders at all times. Bus Professionals without a CDL may be assigned to act as the second adult on a bus. Bus Professionals with a CDL may be assigned to drive a bus or act as the second adult on a bus. The work performed by the Bus Professionals allows children to attend high-quality early childhood education programs who might not otherwise be able due to transportation barriers.olli Examples of Work:/li/ol(Any one position may not include all the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all tasks which may be found in the positions of this class.)olliAll Bus Professionals will:olliAct in accordance with established policies and protocols to keep the safety of the vehiclersquo;s occupants uppermost in mind at all times./liliEnsure that children in the agencyrsquo;s care are only released to authorized individuals, as noted on individual childrsquo;s Child Information Record./liliMaintain cleanliness and general maintenance of the bus./liliProper implementation of relevant Head Start procedures, including transitioning children from the bus to the center and emvisa versa/em./liliMaintain good rapport with parents/guardians and other staff members by acting in a professional manner and using constructive communication./liliUse positive methods of discipline to maintain order in the bus./liliResponsible for educational activities of children during bus route./liliNotify supervisor in advance if unable to work during a scheduled time and assist in obtaining alternate personnel during absences./liliPerform a minimum of four bus evacuations each school year./li/ol/liliIn addition to the ldquo;Examples of Workrdquo; listed above, Bus Professionals with a CDL will also:olliDrive safely with participants' well-being in mind/liliComplete pre-trip inspections on the vehicle./liliAccurately record mileage, gas purchases, oil checks, driving time, etc./liliReport any mechanical or driving problem in manner prescribed by supervisor./liliReport any issue or changes required in the route due to road closures or safety concerns./li/ol/liliAll Bus Professionals will perform other related duties as assigned./li/ol Requirements of Work:olliAll Bus Professionals must:olliBe willing and capable to assist participants on or off the bus.