school bus driver resume example with 19+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Safety-conscious Bus Driver versed in safe and timely bus operation along district-established routes. Reports delays and incidents and safeguards passengers against hazards. Proactive and defensive driver with proven history of accident-free transportation service.

  • Clean DMV record
  • Map reading expert
  • Passenger assistance
  • Safety-focused
Education and Training
Saint Mary’s Georgetown, Guyana , Expected in 06/1982 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Madera County Office Of Education - School Bus Driver
Madera, CA, 11/2018 - Current
  • Learned and followed school transportation procedures.
  • Performed pre-trip inspection and mechanical checks before scheduled run.
  • Followed schedules and routes to maintain timely arrivals and departures.
  • Obeyed DOT rules and regulations and local laws to maximize safety.
  • Used navigation equipment and two-way radio while remaining focused on safety.
  • Operated motorized ramps and lifts to assist special needs students.
  • Reported accidents and completed required reports.
  • Maintained order and discipline on bus to prevent accidents or injuries.
  • Transported students and teachers on school activity trips while exercising responsible leadership.
  • Performed routine bus maintenance and cleaning for ideal condition.
  • Adhered to schedules and safety protocols to enhance transportation service.
  • Transported passengers on predetermined routes while obeying traffic regulations.
  • Reconfigured routes to accommodate added or removed scheduled stops.
  • Transported only authorized students and discharged at approved stops.
  • Communicated emergencies, delays due to weather and carrier schedule changes to customers and supervisors.
  • Cleaned and sanitized bus interiors to lessen germ spread.
  • Drove multi-passenger vehicles to transport students between neighborhoods, schools and school activities.
  • Inspected vehicle tires, brakes, windshield wipers, lights and fluids to verify safe operation.
  • Complied with local traffic regulations and safety requirements for bus operation.
  • Completed basic maintenance or minor vehicle repairs.
  • Enforced safety rules as students boarded and exited buses and crossed streets near bus stops.
  • Maintained order among passengers and explained safety rules and hazards.
  • Adhered to strict time requirements for bus route scheduling and reported delays to dispatch.
Morgan Hill Unified - School Bus Driver
Morgan Hill, CA, 07/2018 - Current

(Same responsibilities as listed above)

First Student - Transit Bus Driver
Colville, WA, 11/2015 - 05/2017
  • Drove established routes and maintained knowledge of streets and stops to deliver positive passenger experiences.
  • Performed pre-trip inspection and mechanical checks before scheduled run.
  • Supported riders with disabilities by operating transportation assistance equipment.
  • Studied and adhered to regulations, policies and procedures for bus operation and passenger transportation.
  • Operated and maintained buses transporting passengers across city and county.
  • Completed accident and incident reports accurately and legibly at end of scheduled shifts.
  • Maintained safe driving habits to protect property and general public on roadways.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted strategies based on current weather and traffic information.
  • Kept shuttle and reception areas clean and organized.
  • Answered questions and provided insight into local attractions and facility amenities.
  • Received and submitted passenger fares.
  • Planned efficient routes and adjusted plans using GPS software and local road knowledge.
  • Greeted guests, helped customers enter and exit shuttle and loaded and unloaded luggage.
  • Kept vehicles in good working order by maintaining fluid levels and reporting major mechanical problems.
  • Upheld strict DOT reporting records for trips, vehicles and notable incidents.
  • Announced stops clearly to help passengers disembark at correct locations.
  • Drove specified routes in compliance with traffic regulations and time schedules.
  • Used GPS navigation to follow routes and avoid potential construction or traffic delays.
  • Collected fares and provided route updates and schedule information.
  • Assisted passengers in loading wheelchairs or other mobility aids.
  • Facilitated smooth passenger loading and unloading at designated route stops.
  • Maintained vehicle safety by monitoring, instructing and correcting passengers.
  • Regulated heating, lighting and ventilating systems for passenger comfort.
Morgan Stanley - Resident Manager
Dallas, TX, 02/2001 - 03/2015
  • Responded promptly to emergencies involving staff or residents and coordinated appropriate responses.
  • Coordinated adequate coverage for resident needs with organized staff schedules and assignments.
  • Kept building up-to-date with current fire and health code standards.
  • Drafted and distributed maintenance notices concerning renovations, water shut-offs and alarm testing.
  • Developed, implemented and monitored patient and resident care, performance improvement programs, policies and procedures.
  • Answered calls and responded to inquiries from various parties, using strong active listening and open-ended questioning skills to resolve problems.
  • Managed day-to-day activities involving tenants, subcontractors and property management.
  • Inspected grounds, facilities and equipment to determine repair and maintenance needs.
  • Showed tenants around properties, highlighting features and redirecting concerns to capture interest.
  • Developed strong, professional relationships with residents by initiating collaboration and delivering exemplary service and engagement.

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Saint Mary’s

Job Titles Held:

  • School Bus Driver
  • School Bus Driver
  • Transit Bus Driver
  • Resident Manager


  • High School Diploma

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: