Bus Operations Supervisor

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No.: OC-60176 Name: Bus Operations Supervisor
Type: Civil Service Exams Deadline: 05/04/20 05:00PM
Exam Date: 06/27/20 08:30AM Price: $15.00
Salary: Varies with other agencies

Description of Duties

This position, in the school transportation field, is responsible for day-to-day supervision of district bus operations, including district-owned and contracted services, to ensure the safe and efficient transportation of disabled and non‑disabled students to district and non‑district schools and on special trips. Employees oversee the daily pre-and post-trip inspections, as well as the daily maintenance of driver records of miles traveled and students transported. The Bus Operations Supervisor schedules, supervises, instructs, and may provide road training of drivers and attendants. Work is performed in accordance with established rules and regulations as set forth by the State Education Department and the State Transportation Department.  The employee reports directly to, and works under the general supervision of, a Transportation Director or other higher-level staff member. Direct supervision is exercised over drivers and attendants, and, where appropriate, the Assistant Bus Operations Supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from high school or possession of an equivalency diploma plus EITHER:

 (A)        Five (5) years paid full‑time or its part‑time equivalent* experience in the operation of a school bus, or as a bus operations expeditor, school bus mechanic, school bus driver trainer or instructor, or a school bus accident investigator; OR,

 (B)        Three (3) years paid full‑time or its part‑time equivalent* experience as defined in (A) above, one (1) year of which must have been in a supervisory capacity; OR,

 (C)       Five (5) years full-time or its part-time paid equivalent* experience in the supervision of school bus drivers and operators; OR,

 (D)       An equivalent combination of education and experience as defined by the limits of (A), (B), and (C) above.

Special Requirements:

Depending upon assignment, possession of a current Class *B* or Class *C* Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with a *P* (Passenger) endorsement and *S* (School Bus) endorsement, issued by the State of New York at the time of appointment (must be twenty-one (21) years of age in order to be eligible to obtain required driver’s license).   

Must meet all other State and Federal pre-employment requirements of the position prior to employment.

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