Wayne Bus Attendant (Part Time)

NY, Lyons
11-23-2019
RTS Wayne
12.00  Hourly
Part Time

JOB OVERVIEW:

  • Safely assists developmentally disabled individuals in boarding and disembarking the bus during normal transport and in case of an emergency.
  • Responsible for wheelchair loading, unloading, and securement.
  • Maintains a considerate, cooperative attitude while ensuring the safe transport of the individuals to and from their destinations.

SALARY: $12.00 per hour

WORK SCHEDULE: Monday – Friday, no holidays. Approximately 20-25 hours per week.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 19 years of age.
  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.
  • Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities preferred, but not required.

*ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

  • Must complete initial training and certification in CPR and First Aid.
  • Must maintain training and certification in CPR and First Aid.
  • Must complete three hours of pre-service instruction in bus safety practices, child management techniques, special needs transportation – including proper techniques for assisting disabled individuals in entering and exiting the bus.
  • Receive a two-hour refresher instruction annually.

*All training provided by Regional Transit Service (RTS).

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Ability to bend, kneel, stoop, climb stairs
  • Ability to push/pull up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to work in extreme heat/cold for short periods of time
  • Ability to sit/stand up to 2 hours at a time

 

Equal Opportunity Employer