Special Needs School Bus Driver

The Arc Carroll County
Westminster, MD
Nov 26, 2020
Dec 02, 2020
Accountant, IT
Full Time
The Arc Carroll County has openings for Special Needs Certified School Bus Drivers. This is a part-time, 10-month position. The Arc offers health insurance and other benefits for drivers working at least 25 hrs. per week.As a school bus driver, you will transport special needs children to and from school, conduct pre-trip inspections of vehicle, maintain trip reports, and adhere to all safety rules and regulations. CDL with passenger, airbrake, and school bus endorsements required; will train if necessary. All school buses have an Assistant who provides support and supervision to the students. Applicants much also meet requirements of Carroll County Board of Education.QUALIFICATIONS:* Must possess a valid driver's license for at least five years* Desire to work with people with disabilities* Driving record must be in good standing; must not have more than two (2) current points* Must possess or acquire a Commercial Driver's License, with appropriate endorsements* Must meet physical requirements annually for school bus drivers, as dictated by the Carroll County Public School System and the State of Maryland* Must meet all requirements established by the Carroll County Public School System and the State of MarylandPHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:* Ability to lift/manipulate at least 50 lbs. frequently, with ability to lift/manipulate in excess of 100 lbs. occasionally* Ability to withstand prolonged periods of sitting and frequent bending, stooping, reaching, pulling and pushing required; including lifting a wheelchair and repositioning an individual* Ability to transfer individual from a wheelchair to bus. Ability to physically secure individual in a wheelchair to the bus with tie-downs* Ability to participate in evacuation drills, including jumping out of the back of a bus then assisting children to exit

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