Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent. Must have valid Driver’s License point free for at least seven (7) years. Obtain Florida Class B Commercial Driver’s License with Passenger Endorsement and Airbrakes. Ability to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally. Able to communicate both verbally and in writing. Develop and maintain working relationships with fellow employees. Perform arithmetic. Employer conducts drug screening and background checks.
Job Responsibilities: Operate bus/van over prescribed route, following a manifest. Provide information to passengers; use etiquette to assist passengers with disabilities. Use safety procedures to operate lift, secure wheelchairs, amigos and other assisted devices when assisting passengers with disabilities. Upkeep of bus/van; operate bus/van; conduct daily vehicle inspections to ensure condition. Complete daily manifest to include pick-up and drop-off times and odometer readings. Collect fares. Prepare written reports on accidents, incidents, road damage, etc. Operate a two-way radio system in accordance with established rules and regulations and Federal Communication Commission. May assist passengers with loading/unloading packages on the bus/van; helping persons with a disability. Occasionally dispatch on radio. Report to work on time and in uniform and physical condition.