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Elementary Program K-5 Bus Driver

Philadelphia, PA 19121, USA Req #70
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Job Summary: Provide daily transportation for K-8 after school and summer programs. Responsible for maintaining daily communication with Manager and other staff members who are responsible for coordinating the daily transportation schedule. Duties are completed in a timely manner with attention to safety, punctuality, and a high level of professionalism.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Complete pick up and drop off of students to and from designated areas
  • Ensure safety of students during transport
  • Keep an up to date insurance card in the vehicle
  • Responsible for maintaining a valid driver’s license
  • Maintain up-to-date vehicle inspections
  • Ensure that the exterior and the interior of the vehicles are clean at all times
  • Maintain professional, appropriate and safe conduct with students who are transported
  • Ensure that all important information regarding the vehicle and the students is regularly communicated to the K-8 Program Manager and HLCCTL Operations Coordinator
  • Responsible for keeping the fuel tank at an adequate level at all times and turn in receipts for tracking
  • Keep an accurate record of each trip including mileage and destination
  • Ensure that van use during the assigned hours is for the purposes assigned by the program manager
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  •         Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) *Required*
  •      DMV-S Endorsement *Required*
  •      High School diploma or GED 
  •         Driving record that meets Project HOME insurance standards
  •         Van certified
  •         Prior experience working with at risk youth and young adults
  •         Successful completion of all clearances

Preferred Experience:

·         Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel and other computer software tools
Experience in commercial properties

Project HOME is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The mission of the Project HOME community is to empower adults, youth, and families to break the cycle of homelessness and poverty, to alleviate the underlying causes of poverty, and to enable all of us to attain our fullest potential as individuals and as members of the broader society. We strive to create a safe and respectful environment where we support each other in our struggles for self-esteem, recovery, and the confidence to move toward self-actualization.  Join us!  Project HOME has a long-standing commitment to equal employment opportunity for all staff and applicants for employment.  Employment decisions including, but not limited to, hiring selection, performance evaluation, administration of benefits, working conditions, associate programs, transfers, position changes, training, disciplinary action, compensation, and separations are made without regard to race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming), creed, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, domestic partnership status, ancestry, gender, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, civil union status, family status, age, mental or physical disability (including AIDS or HIV-related status), atypical heredity cellular or blood trait of an individual, genetic information or refusal to submit to a genetic test or make available the results of a genetic test, military status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Other details

  • Job Family Mandatory Reporter
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Philadelphia, PA 19121, USA