Punctual, safe and efficient transportation professional with 20+ years experience. In-depth knowledge of safety and traffic regulations and defensive driving
techniques. Motivated to provide prompt, friendly and professional service at all times. Driver seeks a
position as part of transportation team with opportunities for professional growth and development.
Training Assist renewal driver's with sharpening their driving skills.
Assist driver's with student management skills.
Performed observation ride with new and experienced drivers.
Road-eo Co-coordinated School Bus Safety Road-eo Team (2013) Organized fund raiser for Road-eo Team (2014-2017) Participated in 2014 School Bus Road-eo Organized In-House School Bus Road-eo (2015) School Bus Road-eo Coordinator (2014-2017).
Sacramento Area Instructors Council (DTAC) Performed a "Student Management" presentation at the 2013 School Bus Safety Fair.
Assisted with inventory sales at the 2014 School Bus Safety Fair.
Vice President of Sacramento Are Instructors Council(2015).
ELK GROVE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICTJanuary 2017 to CurrentTRANSPORTATION SUPERVISOR/INSTRUCTOR ELK GROVE, CABASIC FUNCTION: Under the direction of the Manager-Transportation Operations, schedule, coordinate and supervise the scheduling and dispatch of bus routes, field trips and extracurricular events; supervise the District's Bus Driver training programs and activities; prepare and maintain accurate records related to vehicles and drivers; assign and review the work of drivers; train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned staff. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Schedule, coordinate and dispatch buses for bus routes, field trips and extracurricular events; prepare and assign work schedules; prepare bus routes and schedules; initiate and develop programs for proper coordination and utilization of District equipment and personnel. Prepare and maintain accurate records related to vehicles and drivers; assure proper licenses for subs and drivers and maintain accurate records of expiration dates. Train, supervise and evaluate the performance of assigned staff; recruit, interview and assist in the selection of employees and recommend transfers, reassignment, termination and disciplinary actions. Supervise, coordinate, develop, evaluate and schedule the school bus driver training program; participate in the instruction of drivers for original and renewal licensing. Assist Manager-Transportation Operations in planning, developing, supervising and coordinating safety in-service and classroom workshops. Maintain and prepare a variety of records and reports. Communicate with parents and teachers and resolve issues or concerns as needed; resolve and respond to parent complaints. Make field decisions and recommendations regarding adverse weather, road, bus stop conditions and student safety issues; supervise, coordinate and evaluate the bus evacuation safety program. Assist Manager-Transportation Operations in the development of District policies, regulations and department procedures. Operate a computer and assigned software. Coordinate the school bus roadeo program. Perform related duties as assigned. DEMONSTRATED KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: KNOWLEDGE OF: Supervising, training, dispatching, scheduling and coordination of the transportation program. Proper operation of school buses. Principles and practices of supervision and training. Applicable traffic and student transportation laws, codes and regulations. Record-keeping techniques. Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy. Operation of a computer and assigned software. ABILITY TO: Schedule, coordinate and supervise the dispatch of buses for bus routes, field trips and extracurricular events. Prepare and maintain accurate records related to vehicles and drivers. Train, supervise and evaluate personnel. Estimate and requisition supplies and equipment. Drive a school bus safely and efficiently. Maintain safe discipline level among passengers. Apply and interpret District policies and procedures related to student discipline. Observe legal and defensive driving practices. Read and interpret maps. Administer first aid to ill or injured children. Communicate effectively with others to exchange information. Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others. Operate a computer and assigned software. Work independently with little direction. Maintain consistent, punctual and regular attendance. Sit for extended periods of time. Bend at the waist, kneel or crouch. Reach, push and pull to open bus doors. Drive a vehicle to conduct work. Work extended hours (nights/weekends) as needed.
ELK GROVE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICTJanuary 2016 to CurrentSTATE CERTIFIED SCHOOL BUS INSTRUCTOR ELK GROVE, CA
The desirable qualifications for a state-certified bus driver instructor include the items listed below:
The desire to teach
Professional appearance and demeanor
Professional and positive attitude
Good personal hygiene
Good communication skills (both verbal and nonverbal)
Good writing and spelling skills
Good reading and reading comprehension skills
Good bus driving skills
Public speaking experience
Good listening ability
Principles, concepts, and techniques of driving, inspecting, and managing passengers on vehicles of the appropriate type and size
California Vehicle Code; California Education Code; CaliforniaCode of Regulations, Title 5 and Title 13 sections related to transportation
All motor-carrier policies relating to the operation and transportation of passengers
Provide quality behind-the-wheel training in vehicles of the appropriate type and size
Demonstrate proper instructional methods, and provide quality classroom instruction
Read, interpret, and explain laws, regulations, and policies pertaining to transportation
Communicate effectively and make appropriate decisions
Elk Grove Unified School DistrictSeptember 2013 to CurrentDelegated Behind-the Wheel Trainer ELK GROVE, CA
Under the direction of the State-Certified Instructor, effectively organizes work responsibilities and manages time efficiently.
Responds to verbal and written requests for assistance regarding transportation issues.
Refers appropriate questions to the State-Certified Instructor or director when necessary.
Completes all assignments within the agreed-on time frame.
Adheres to department attendance and leave policy.
Interacts with department staff, representatives of other organizations agencies, and the general public in the course of duties in a pleasant and positive manner.
Works with the department director to improve work habits and job productivity.
Practices proper safety habits and care in the use of district or company and state laws and regulations governing employees.
Maintain a valid Class B commercial driver license with a passenger endorsement, California Special Driver Certificate, Medical Certificate, First Aid Card, or equivalent certification at all times.
Properly demonstrates all behind-the wheel teaching methods, techniques, and driving skills required by the California Department of Eduction and the district or company.
Elk Grove Unified School DistrictDecember 1995 to CurrentSchool Bus Driver ELK GROVE, CA
Operate a school bus over designed routes in accordance with time schedules, picking up and discharging students.
Meet schedules and time lines.
Observe legal and defensive driving practices.
Operate wheelchair lifts, seat belts, safety vests and other adaptive equipment.
Assist in loading and unloading disabled children as necessary.
Lift students according to established guidelines.
Observe health and safety regulations.
1988Computer Alternative Center
B.S.C.C.OCA, United StatesProgrammed computers using a number of different program such as Cobal, WordPerfect and Email.
Learned typing skills.
Operated some of the first computers.
Hand writing all programs before running and entering data.
GEDSacramento, CA, United States
2013Attended School to obtain a High School Equivalency Certificate.
California Department of Education
Certificate: Behind-the-Wheel-TrainerCA, United StatesTested to become an Behind-the-Wheel-Delegated
adaptive equipment, Cobal, Computer Programming, First Aid