Job Opportunity

Job Opportunity
CAREER OPPORTUNITY  

POSITION TITLE:               BUS DRIVER  

CLASSIFICATION:             PART TIME, CASUAL     

POSITON SUMMARY  

Lower Kootenay Band is looking for a qualified candidate to work as a casual Bus Driver. Please note that driving bus requires skill, tact, professionalism and a keen interest in working with the community members of Lower Kootenay Band.  

REPORTING  

This position reports to the Facilities and Operations Manager.  

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  

Applicants for the bus driver position must possess a valid B.C. Class 5 (minimum) Driver’s License.  This professional bus driving work provides transportation for community members of Lower Kootenay Band.  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 provide 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 5 (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 LKB community members 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  

Closing Date: July 12, 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.