Career Opportunity – Bus Drivers


Yaqan Nukiy School

904 Simon Rd. Creston B.C. V0B 1G2

Phone 250-428-9816   Fax 250-428-9408

www.yaqannukiyschool.org

principal@yaqannukiyschool.org


CAREER OPPORTUNITIES AT YAQAN NUKIY SCHOOL: Bus Drivers

  • Bus Driver (daily route and service supervisor)
  • Bus Driver (daily route)
  • Bus Driver (on call)

POSITION SUMMARY

Yaqan Nukiy School is looking for  qualified candidates to work as a school bus drivers for the 2019-2020 school year. Please note that driving bus requires skill, tact, professionalism and a keen interest in working with the students, parents, and staff of Yaqan Nukiy School.

REPORTING

This position reports to the School Principal and the Facilities and Operations Manager.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Applicants for the bus driver position must possess a valid B.C. Class 2 (minimum) Driver’s License.  The driver will be responsible for the safe transportation of students to and from school during the regular school week. They may also be asked to transport student, staff, and parents to and from special events or field trips.  Safety is the primary consideration of the job.  The bus driver is responsible for obeying traffic and safety regulations while driving in a variety of road and weather conditions, and ensuring that the actions of the passengers do not create a hazardous situation.  Work is generally of a routine nature with established routes, however, additional trips both within and outside of the Creston Valley may occur.

POSITION QUALIFICATION

Job Requirements:

1.  Possess a valid B.C.Class 2 (minimum) Driver’s License. The ideal candidate will have a clean Driver’s Abstract.

2.  Must attend training and safety programs as directed by the Facilities and Operations

Manager (including First Aid Certification).

3.  Ability to act with authority, tact and diplomacy.

4.  Ability to work effectively with Yaqan Nukiy School students, staff and parents, and maintain order on the bus.

5.  Must have understanding and knowledge of safe work practices and health regulations.

6. Clear Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Check.

Please submit your cover letter and resume marked “confidential” to:

Facilities and Operations Manager

Lower Kootenay Band

830 Simon Rd.

Creston, BC V0B 1G2

Fax: 250-428-7686

Email: facilitiesoperations@lowerkootenay.com

Principal

Yaqan Nukiy School

904 Simon Rd.

Creston, BC, V0B 1G2

Fax: 250-428-9408

Email: principal@yaqannukiyschool.org

Closing Date: August 9, 2019 – 4:00pm

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.