School Bus Driver resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
Professional Summary

Safety-conscious Bus Driver well-versed in vehicle maintenance and repair. Trustworthy, dependable and professional. Competent administrative professional supporting the underwriting process with effective document evaluation, report writing and file management skills. Proficient in issuing quotes, gathering details and reviewing renewal requests. 

Hardworking Customer Service Representative with 30 years of experience working with 30. Trained in project and time management with extensive knowledge of 21 and proven multitasking abilities. Committed to maintaining professional relationships with clients to increase profitability and drive business results. Skilled bus driver with experience in industry.  21 Familiar with working with the Students , Parents and Staff.

  • Commercial driving
  • Equipment operation
  • Class-C driver
  • Effective communication skills
  • Delivery experience
  • Safe driver training
  • Gps and route planning
  • Perfect attendance record
  • Order picking and processing
  • Understands local routes
  • Doubles and Triples Endorsements
  • Vehicle systems maintenance
  • Safety and compliance
  • Logging paperwork
  • Clean DMV printout
  • Vehicle inspections
Work History
School Bus Driver, 06/2013 to Current
Lompoc UnifiedLompoc, CA,
  • Reported any mechanical problems encountered with vehicles
  • Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order
  • Conducted pre-trip inspections of bus to ensure safe operation.
  • Proactively prepared for snow emergencies by becoming familiar with alternative routes.
  • Communicated information to parents when necessary, using specific examples.
  • Reported vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles
  • Maintained logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations
  • Managed loading and unloading of personnel and cargo
Maintenance Crew Member, 05/2015 to 07/2018
Divine Dining GroupMyrtle Beach, SC,
  • Attended monthly safety meetings to ensure machine operation safety.
  • Promoted shop safety by working in a safe manner.
  • Informed supervisors when machines needed major service.
  • Performed routine preventive maintenance to ensure that building systems operated efficiently.
  • Provided outstanding customer service.
  • Maintained positive relationships with all customers.
  • Followed standards and procedures to maintain safe work environment.
School Bus Driver, 10/2007 to 06/2013
Lompoc UnifiedLompoc, CA,
  • Played pivotal role in education process by providing safe transportation for students.
  • Delivered to residential and commercial locations.
  • Checked vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order
  • Inspected and maintained vehicle supplies and equipment, such as gas, oil, water, tires, lights, and brakes, to ensure that vehicles are in proper working condition
  • Kept bus clean to maintain a professional appearance and positive school image.
  • Reported any mechanical problems encountered with vehicles
  • Conducted pre-trip inspections of bus to ensure safe operation.
  • Maintained logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations
Bus Drvier, 08/1998 to 09/2008
MapletonCity, STATE,
  • Responded to customer requests via telephone and email.
  • Supported Chief Operating Officer with daily operational functions.
  • Obtained documents, clearances, certificates and approvals from local, state and federal agencies.
  • Assisted [Number] customers in average [Timeframe] by answering questions, responding to inquiries and handling telephone requests.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 1987
Derby High School - Derby, KS
  • Reporting
    Documented and resolved 2002 which led to Judge in the Invitational Road-e-o.  For Special Needs
  • Did the first Adams Country Bus Road-e-o Helped write the test and set it up. 2003 to 2008 . For the Special Needs. 
  • Been Judging for the Special Needs since 2002 to 2018 . Were you have set up optical courses for example Ally Dock, Right hand turn , Off set Ally, Rail Road Tracks . Parallel Parking and the sped team has to work as a team if they don't they get points taking away emergency Evac. only have a minute to do it in.
  • 30 th Annual Transportation Workshop 2007 C.D.E. TSD - Basic 

         How you treat special needs kids

         How you titan down the Wheel Chairs

         How you run the lift don't invade their space

          Learn about all the equipment on the bus.


        32 nd  Annual Transportation Workshop 

         TSD- 2 - 2009



          How to talk to parents with special needs 

           Communication with Parents and Teachers and Nurses

           Learning about Autism , Down syndrome, Hearing pared 

           Sensitivity . They want to be treated like other children do.


      34 Annual Transportation Work Shop       

          DT - 1  -2011

          Federal Regulations

           DOT , CDL, Head Start , 504 , physicals and waivers, drug and alcohol,

          air logs, CDL rules of the road , 3rd party testing, hours of service , 

           required reporting.

           Pre-tripping  / post tripping

            requirements of pre and post trips , CDE, CDL, log sheats, air breaks ,

            hydraulic breaks , big bus, small bus, other industry lingo.

           Special Needs 

            special needs equipment , lifts , securements , confidentiality, health care plans and needs CPP, and head start. 

            Teaching the Adults Learner

            write , delivery, lesson plans 

           Curriculum Writing.

            DT-2- 2012

            Mirror Grid 

             Accident Protocol - triangle placement , radio protocol , CDE requirements are and district reporting requirements.

              Skills Course set up

             Braking Techniques

               Presentation Skills , plan presentation , including how to reduce anxiety, handle questions, create openers and maintain interest , use visual aids.


           DT- 3 - 2013 Transportation Workshop

           Drug and Alcohol

           small Vehicle 


           Student Management 

           Human Resources

           Matching Needs - drives and bus assistants need to work to gather


            DT- 4 -2014 Transportation  Workshop

             Mountain and Adverse Weather training 


              Retarder use and Secondary Braking 

               Rubber Meets the Road / Driving - physically driving the mountains


              FIRST OBSERVER training napt june 20-2012

               CSPTA special needs LRC Mini Conference  03/ 24 and 03/ 25/ 2014

               Special Needs mini Conference 03/ 27/ 17

                Certificate of Completion American Redcross Workplace training Modules  .     Slips trips and falls Ergonomics, your heart matters, Back injury prevention and Managing stress.

                 4 th Confluence Conference -  Special needs, pre- school , transportation.

                 DTS- Certificate  

                 Drive Train Systems inc

                  Air supply systems , Air brake control Systems, Air- Antilock Systems, and Foundation S-cam Brake Systems. 


                  Love and Logic  Certificate 2009

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School Attended

  • Derby High School

Job Titles Held:

  • School Bus Driver
  • Maintenance Crew Member
  • School Bus Driver
  • Bus Drvier


  • High School Diploma

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