Bus Driver Full Time/ Part Time



DEPARTMENT:             Transportation

JOB TITLE:                   Bus Driver – Route/Activity


  1. Education Level: High school diploma or equivalent preferred – experience in transportation will be considered in lieu of HS diploma
  2. Certification: Valid NE school bus driver’s license

Successfully pass medical physical as prescribed by law

  1. Experience Desired: Previous bus driving or commercial driving
  2. Attendance: Performance of this position requires attendance during route time frames. Hours may be adjusted for regular and activity routes.
  3. Other Requirements: Cooperative and flexible; pleasant personality; ability to communicate with staff, students and public; appropriate dress and appearance.

REPORTS TO:                                 Transportation Director

RECEIVES GUIDANCE FROM:         Transportation Director

EVALUATED BY:                             Transportation Director

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To maintain and promote the safe handling of school bus transportation vehicles and the safe transportation of students & staff, the bus driver will:

  • Obey all traffic laws.
  • Observe all mandatory school bus safety regulations.
  • Maintain discipline when students are on the bus.
  • Report behavior incidents to the Transportation Director and/or Principal.
  • Maintain a clean vehicle on a daily basis.
  • Keep the assigned time schedule for normal, daily routes and special activity trips.
  • Check the vehicle for mechanical and tire defects before each operation.
  • Follow bus routes as outlined/developed by the Transportation Director.
  • Notify the Transportation Director and/or District Mechanic immediately, in writing, of any vehicle mechanical defect or failure.
  • Deliver passengers at authorized stops.
  • Assume and exercise responsible leadership on in-district and out-of-district trips.
  • Transport only authorized riders.
  • Report and submit all documents relating to accidents and incidents to the proper authorities (Transportation Director, law enforcement officials, insurances representatives, school administrators, parents/guardians).
  • Enforce all rules and regulations regarding bus rider behavior.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Transportation Director or Administration.

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Compensation and work year to be established by the Board upon recommendation of the Administration.

Zone 6


Bus Driver

Additional Information

Bennington Public Schools, a growing district with progressive educational programs, has the following  position available for the 2020-21 school year.

Contact Information

Bennington Public Schools
11620 North 156th Street
Bennington, Nebraska 68007

Diane Miller
(p) (402) 238-3044
(f) (402) 238-2185

How to Apply

Interested applicants MUST apply to our website at https://benningtonschools.tedk12.com/hire/index.aspx