*High School diploma or GED certificate

*Must be 21 years or older                              

*Valid and current New Mexico commercial drivers license (CDL Class B) with Air Brake, Passenger, and School Bus Endorsements.           

*1 year school bus driving experience REQUIRED        

*Health certificate prescribed by Board of Education and State Department of Education School Transportation Division and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations.                                  .          

*Current First Aid certification                                  

*No prior convictions as specified in SDE New Mexico Standards for School Bus Operations                                              

*Knowledge of organizational pattern of the school district and the geographical location of its constituency

*Demonstrated knowledge and application of defensive driving practices.

*Physical abilities to perform the physical tasks required of this position.

*Able to use technology to perform transportation services departmental responsibilities.

*Uses effective people skills to communicate.