Safety Specialist 060517


Department: Risk Management

Location: TBD

Reports to: Safety Coordinator

Pay/Grade: $28,656 + (Commensurate w/ Experience)

Job Posting No.: 06052017

Job Details:
Provide transportation training in the safe operation of school buses, school bus equipment and student management.  Respond to and support vehicle accidents, assist school bus drivers and monitors to address student management and route safety issues.  Support and assist DCS, as required, in the delivery of transportation services.
  • High school Diploma or equivalent (ex: GED)
  • Current Texas School Bus Driver medical examination
  • Current DPS certification for School Bus Drivers
  • Current Texas Class “A” or “B” Commercial Driver’s License, with “P” and “S” endorsements
  • Driving record with 3 or less penalty points
  • Complete TEEX School Bus Driver Training the Trainer Program
  • Current CPR certification
Special Knowledge/Skills:
  • Exceptional communication, public relation and interpersonal skills
  • Possess thorough knowledge of DCS and its policies
  • Able to communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Minimum 3 years of experience with Dallas County Schools
  • Computer skills and experience using MS Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) a plus
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