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Job Details

School Bus Driver

Employer

SOUTHLAND Transportation Ltd.

Date Posted

August 04, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $110.00 daily
  • Work Hours 20 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time
  • Vacancies 25  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 03, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

SOUTHLAND Transportation Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Tasks

  • Operate buses, school busses or streetcars to transport passengers
  • Report delays, mechanical problems and accidents
  • Direct passengers during emergency evacuation procedures
  • Deal with public
  • Communicate with passengers, dispatchers or other drivers using two-way radio systems
  • Ensure children's safety when boarding and leaving buses and crossing street while bus is stopped
  • Maintain control of student activities during travel to prevent distractions or behaviours that could compromise safety
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

Class 5/5F/G Licence (cars, small trucks and other 2-axle vehicles)

Security and Safety

  • Child welfare check
  • Criminal record check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player

Experience

Will train

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Team building opportunities

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes & Abilities
The School Bus Driver is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Bus and Streetcar Drivers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving buses and buses equipped for wheelchair accessibility, streetcars and intercity and sightseeing tour and charter buses to transport passengers along established routes, locally and over long distances; and in driving buses to transport passengers and cargo to intercity and long-distance destinations

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to report delays, mechanical problems and accidents; and in collecting fares, issuing transfers, checking bus passes and recording transactions

SOCIAL

Interest in speaking with passengers to provide information on fares, schedules and stops; may provide passengers with information on points of interest during trips

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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