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School Bus Driver

  • Diversified Transportation
  • Powell River, BC, Canada
  • Mar 30, 2021
Transportation

Job Description

School Bus Driver

Location: Powell River, BC

Diversified Transportation - BC Operations is currently seeking dedicated and safety-minded School Bus Drivers to join our team. This is an essential role that offers job security, a flexible schedule and allows you to make a difference on the front line by transporting our children to school safely.

The health and safety of our employees and passengers has always been our top priority. In response to COVID-19, we have implemented the following additional safety protocols:

  • Safe and distanced interview process including virtual interviews and online onboarding
  • Personal protective equipment provided
  • Buses assigned to one driver wherever possible for fewer touch points
  • Thorough wipe down of all high contact areas in the workplace (including buses) to be completed twice daily
  • Sanitizing bus interiors with Health Canada-approved disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer stations in offices

Why You Should Choose Diversified BC

We offer free personalized training, competitive wages, bonuses, and flexibility within your personal life.

  • Part-time hours - perfect for a stay-at-home parent, entrepreneur, or retiree!
  • Free Class 2 training and upgrade
  • Competitive wages
  • Evenings, weekends, summers and holidays off
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Employee recognition programs

Hours of Work

Monday to Friday - no mandatory nights or weekend work

Split shifts

Job Description

As a School Bus Driver, you will work a split shift, driving approximately 2 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the afternoon. You will be assigned a route that falls between the hours of 6:30 am - 9:30 am in the morning and between 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm in the afternoon. Spare drivers must be comfortable with navigation as they can cover any route. A good knowledge of the surrounding area is essential.

Requirements

  • Valid Class 5 driver's license (FREE Class 2 training provided)
  • Clean driver's abstract with safe driving record
  • Clear criminal record and vulnerable sector search