Transportation Supervisor

  • ORGANIZATION
    Livingston Educational Service Agency (LESA)
  • LOCATION
    Howell, MI
  • SALARY
    $60,000 - $70,000
summary
The Transportation Supervisor is responsible for the organization, administration, and supervision of the school district transportation area in accordance with state law and school and district policies.


Position Responsibilities
• Organizes and implements a pupil transportation system within the policies of the Board of Education. 
• Prepares transportation and payroll information. 
• Periodically checks and monitors bus driver driving records to ensure student safety. 
• Maintains records for the preparation of state and local reports such as inventories, number of pupils transported, route mileage, time records, special trip records, traffic accidents, and other required reports. 
• Makes recommendations that may improve transportation services and efficiency such as rules and regulations for drivers and pupil conduct. 
• Develops efficient bus routes and schedules. 
• Conforms to state laws and regulations as it relates to school transportation. 
• Leads the driver education program for school bus drivers. 
• Ensures that that bus fleet is maintained in accordance with guidelines provided by the Michigan Department of Education and the Michigan State Police. 
• Recruits, trains, and supervises transportation personnel and makes recommendation on their employment, transfer, promotion, and release. 
• Confirms that all school bus drivers meet applicable federal, state, and Department of Education requirements. 
• Acts as a liaison to parents for complains or special requests.  
• Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director of Transportation.
Qualifications
• The position requires knowledge normally acquired through a high school diploma or general education degree (GED) and current qualifications to drive a school bus. 
• Three (3) to five (5) years of related job experience as a bus driver or transportation supervisor.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required
• Knowledge of school transportation schools and regulations. 
• Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate and manage effectively at multiple levels within the organization. 
• Ability to analyze and solve complex problems.

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