School Bus Driver

ONC Boces Cooperstown   Cooperstown, NY   Part-time     Transportation
Posted on September 2, 2023

Cooperstown Central School

School Bus Driver (Multiple positions)

The Cooperstown Central School District is a collaborative partnership of all home, school, and community stakeholders founded on trust. The District will provide a caring environment in which important and meaningful learning opportunities motivate our students to aspire to excellence. Active curiosity, compassion, and positivity are critical elements of effective teaching and learning. Our unified mindset is one that promotes the ideals of ownership and continuous improvement.

The Cooperstown Central School District is seeking qualified candidates for the position of School Bus Driver. This is a part-time, 10-month position with a competitive salary & benefits package. Successful candidate is required by NYS Law to hold a valid CDL Certification License.

Hours: 6:30 - 9:30 AM & 1:00 4:00 PM, Monday-Friday, when school is in session.

As a School Bus Driver, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the safe and reliable transportation of students to and from school. Your primary responsibility will be to operate a school bus, following a designated route, and adhering to all traffic laws and safety regulations.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Safely transport students to and from school, adhering to established routes and schedules.
  2. Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the bus to ensure its safety and report any issues.
  3. Maintain order and discipline among students while on the bus, promoting a safe and respectful environment.
  4. Follow all traffic laws, state regulations, and school policies related to school bus operation.
  5. Assist students, including those with special needs, in boarding and disembarking from the bus.
  6. Communicate effectively with school staff, parents, and transportation coordinators.
  7. Respond calmly and appropriately to emergencies or unexpected situations.
  8. Keep accurate records of daily mileage, fuel consumption, and passenger counts.


  • Valid commercial driver's license (CDL) with appropriate endorsements.
  • Clean driving record.
  • Strong commitment to safety.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience and ability to manage student behavior effectively.

Join our team and make a positive impact on the lives of students by providing them with a safe and reliable means of transportation to and from school.



ONC Boces Cooperstown

39 Linden Ave
Cooperstown , NY