SC Department of Public Safety Bus Driver ( 9 month Position) in Greenwood County, South Carolina
Driver’s responsibility is to safely operate the bus according to a set daily schedule. The Bus Driver will ensure that the bus is in good operating condition at all times, pick up and drop off students as per a set schedule, assist students when necessary, maintain order and security on the bus and obey all laws, regulations and rules of conduct.
Minimum and Additional Requirements
Driver must possess a current South Carolina commercial driver’s license with proper endorsements to drive a school/activity bus, pass a DOT drug and alcohol test, and a safe driving history. Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics. Strong communication skills. Knowledge of highway and university bus regulation, how to deal with students, how to deal with students with special needs, scheduling system and procedures, record keeping system and equipment cleaning standards and procedures. Ability to operate bus in a safe and responsible manner. Client service and public interaction skills, team building, analytical and problem solving skills. Basic computer skills and knowledge. Must have strong skills in providing excellent customer service and demonstrate strong ethics.
Ability to sit for long periods and maintain intense concentration particularly in poor driving conditions. Ability to work in different weather conditions including extreme cold, extreme heat, and occasional snowy weather. Knowledge of highway and University bus regulation, scheduling system and procedures, record keeping system and equipment cleaning standards and procedures. Perform minor maintenance duties to upkeep the bus. Ability to operate the bus in a safe and responsible manner and maintain daily records. Good decision making, stress management, time management and communication skills. Ability to use Lander University computer and e-mail as required. Ability to interact well with Lander University community and Greenwood community.
Salary: $18,593.00 - $24,368.00 Annually
Location: Greenwood County, SC
Job Type: FTE - Full-Time
Job Number: 109987
Closing: 3/19/2021 11:59 PM Eastern
Class Code: KD40
Position Number: 000000
Normal Work Schedule: Other
Pay Band: Band 2
Hiring Range - Min.: $18,593.00
Hiring Range - Max.: $24,368.00
Opening Date: 02/09/2021
EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer
Agency Specific Application Procedures: Applications must be submitted online at www.careers.sc.gov. Receipt of individual applications not acknowledged. See position status at www.lander.edu/hr. Lander University is a tobacco-free campus. All final candidates are subject to successfully completing background requirements.
Normal Work Schedule (Other): University Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm, Monday – Friday Position Work Hours: 37.5 hours per week. To include nights and weekends
Agency: State of South Carolina Lander University
Address: 320 Stanely Avenue Greenwood, South Carolina, 29649
Phone: 864-388-8053 864-388-8037