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Transport Our Future: Join Our Team!

Putnam County R-I Schools is now accepting applications for Director of Transportation. 



•Must be physically able to operate a school bus.

•Familiar with Putnam County and able to develop routes.

•Must be organized, flexible, tech-savvy, and good at managing people.

•Must have Class B School Bus Licensure for Missouri

•Considerable knowledge of safe and efficient practices and procedures used in the operation of a school bus

•Considerable knowledge of traffic laws and school bus regulations

•Ability to physically inspect the bus according to Transportation Department Operating Instructions

•Ability to exercise tact and courtesy in contact with parents/guardians or students and with school personnel




•Coordinate bus drivers for school sports/activities events.

•Direct supervision of all route drivers - including finding substitute drivers when needed

•Supervise and perform maintenance and repair work in the School System Transportation Department

•Work involves fueling the fleet, evaluating the condition of tires and making the decision to replace tires as needed; and maintaining an accurate accounting of fleet inventory

•Performs required pre-trip and post-trip inspections and document inspections as required by Transportation Department Operating Instructions for bus drivers

•Establishes a discipline plan that is consistent with school disciplinary objectives, as stated by the principal, and which provides a clear, progressive plan of consequences for students who cause disciplinary problems and rewards for those who maintain proper school bus safety standards

•Completes personal time card and required reports, including reports required in the event of an accident or incident aboard the school bus

•Ability to complete required reports

•Other duties may be assigned




•SALARY: Based on experience, 

10 Sick Days, 10 Vacation Days, 5 personal days

Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance Available

12-Month Contract



We are hiring! PCR-I Schools is looking to add bus drivers and a Transportation Director to our team. Could that be you? If you enjoy driving and you like kids, check us out!  Apply online, email your resume to towings@putnamcountyr1.net, or stop by the Superintendent's office and pick up an application.

We are looking for a full-time bus driver, benefits included. Join our team!

Apply today! https://bit.ly/Drive4PCR1