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Clarkston WATransportation Bus Assistant

Clarkston WA

Transportation Bus Assistant (482)

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Job Details

TitleTransportation Bus Assistant
Posting ID482
Description

Reports to: Transportation Manager

Hours:  5.75 hours per day, Mon-Fri

 

Primary Functions:

Provide safe, efficient, and secure transportation for Clarkston School District students in a positive, customer-friendly environment.

 

Grade Level: Pre-12 Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent

Minimum computer/technology skills

Strong interpersonal skills and communication skills

Ability to handle stress/anger/conflict situations

Enjoys working with students

Sound decision making skills

Responsible and punctual

Good personal health

 

Responsibilities:

Follow district, local, state and federal statues relevant to a public school environment:

School District Policy and Procedures

School Bus emergency procedures

Complete appropriate reports/documentation as applicable

 

Maintain an appropriate and legal leel of confidentiality of information regarding students, staff and other individuals having business with and access to the school district:

Exhibit ethical behavior at all times

Follow confidentiality procedures

 

Maintain a safe, clean and organized environment for students and staff:

Review safety criteria

Keep floors dry and clear of objects for safety

Keep chair lift clear of foreign objects

Maintain appropriate student behavior while on the bus

Enforce the use of seatbelts

Report the health issues of each student

Assist with personal hygiene 

 

Maintain communication:
Use cell phone to call parents or the school

 

Monitor Students while on the bus:

Assist with arrival and departure of students

Review daily schedule and make adjustments

Operate lift for wheelchairs

Escort students to designated seats

Help students secure seatbelts

Secure tie-downs for wheelchairs

 

 Assist students from bus to school/home:

Check bus for student materials

Escort students to classroom or wait for classroom assistant

Communicate with classroom assistant or teacher/parents

Ensure that students safely enter and exit bus

 

Implement assigned emergency plan:

Maintain control and safety of students on the bus in the event of an emergency

Assist with bus evacuation drills

 

Continue job performance enhancement through professional development:

Participate in appropriate in-service programs/educational opportunities

Read and study new and updated job related resources

Perform duties with a high degree of courtesy and respect

 

Perform other duties as assigned by the administrator/supervisor

 

Job Conditions

Persons holding this position:

Must pass a criminal background check that meets required state, federal, and Clarkston School District standards.

 

 

Requirements by Percentage of the Workday

 

Physical                                                                                                                             Environmental

Requirements    0-10%   10-25%    25-50%   50-75%    75-100%          Exposure          0-10%   10-25%    25-50%    50-75%

Lifting

 

 

   X

 

 

Hot

 

   X

 

 

Standing

 

 

   X

 

 

Humid

 

   X

 

 

Walking

 

 

   X

 

 

Cold

 

   X

 

 

Running

   X

 

 

 

 

Wet/Damp

   X

 

 

 

Bending/ Crouching

 

 

   X

 

 

Machinery*

 

 

   X

 

Kneeling/ Crawling

 

 

   X

 

 

Risk of burns/chemical exposure

   X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Outside elements (sun, rain, etc.)

 

   X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loud (above normal class level)

 

   X

 

 

 

 

Lifting weight    0-10%   10-25%    25-50%   50-75%     75-100%         * Machinery

Less than 10#

 

   X

 

 

 

Copy machine

   X

 

 

 

10-25#

 

   X

 

 

 

                    Lift

 

 

   X

 

25-50#

 

   X

 

 

 

Laminator

   X

 

 

 

50-75#

   X

 

 

 

 

Computer

   X

 

 

 

75+#

   X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        Math Requirement

Basic math, simple fractions such as measurements, ability to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, division without using a calculator.

Calculator use

 

        Language Requirement

Ability to give and receive written and spoken instructions

Ability to write simple correspondence

Ability to speak to small groups

Ability to complete reports and correspondence

 

        Reasoning Requirement

Ability to apply general guidelines to a wide variety of situations with several variables

Think quickly to address situations

Attention to detail is essential

 

        Additional Requirements

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds as described in the essential functions section

Technology (Computer/Telephone/Fax)

 

                Application Procedure:

A completed application must include the  following:

Letter of interest

Completed district application form on District website

Resume

Three letters of recommendation

 

Clarkston School District is an EOE

 

Clarkston School District No. J250-185 complies with all state and federal rules and does not discriminate on the basis or race, color, national origin, sex, marital status or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability.  This holds true for all district employment and job opportunities.  Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to the school district’s Title IX/504 Officer (RCW 28A-640) or ADA Officer, Roger Trail, 1294 Chestnut Street, P.O. Box 70, Clarkston, WA 99403-0070 (509)758-2531

Shift TypePart-Time
Salary Range$15.90 - $17.92 / Per Hour
LocationTransportation

Applications Accepted

Start Date11/10/2017
End Date01/17/2018