Shuttle Bus Driver Job Description

Shuttle Bus Driver Job Description

August 22nd, 2019

Shuttle Bus Drivers utilize company-issued vehicles to drive passengers between places. Shuttle Bus Drivers transport various groups, including tourists, school children, and elderly individuals.

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We are searching for a lively, highly organized Shuttle Bus Driver to ensure the safe transport of our passengers. To this end, the Shuttle Bus Driver will be required to determine the collection and drop-off points for each trip, and adhere to the vehicle's passenger limit. You should also keep a log of absent passengers.

To be successful as a Shuttle Bus Driver, you should demonstrate strict adherence to schedules and transport-related legislation. Ultimately, an extraordinary Shuttle Bus Driver will be able to diagnose and remedy basic mechanical issues that may arise.

Shuttle Bus Driver Responsibilities:

  • Collating and editing transport schedules based on passengers' needs.
  • Arriving at collection points prior to departure times.
  • Confirming that all passengers are present, and recording no-shows.
  • Ensuring adherence to passenger limits, both seated and standing.
  • Avoiding high-traffic and accident-prone routes, where possible.
  • Separating physical fights and calming verbal altercations, as needed.
  • Recording and reporting all major accidents and incidents to your supervisor.
  • Checking that passengers disembark at the correct destinations, and in a timely manner.
  • Ensuring that the shuttle bus is fueled, well-maintained, and presentable at all times.
  • Observing all relevant traffic and safety laws.

Shuttle Bus Driver Requirements:

  • Certified to transport individuals via shuttle bus.
  • Previous experience driving groups of people.
  • Outstanding knowledge of applicable transport and safety codes.
  • First Aid training is preferred.
  • Excellent route planning abilities.
  • Great improvisational skills.
  • Amicable and optimistic disposition.
  • Working knowledge of pertinent car maintenance and restoration techniques.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.

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