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Posted on: June 6, 2022

Part-Time Employment Opportunity - Bus Driver, Pelham Senior Center

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 The City of Pelham is currently accepting applications for the part time position of Municipal Associate – Bus Driver with the Pelham Senior Center. 

Summary:  Responsible for driving buses for the safe transportation of people to locations and back original point of origin.

Representative List of Essential Duties and Responsibilities:  The list is not intended to be all-inclusive nor exclusive, but is intended to provide examples of typical duties performed

  • Transport people on a city bus to local, out of town and out of state predetermined locations.
  • Assist full time staff in travel directions as needed.
  • Drive city vehicles to be serviced and filled with gas.
  • Conduct pre and post trips status checks for bus fluid and gas levels, brake functions, traffic signals wipers.
  • Clean interior and exterior of the bus as needed. 
  • Must have a flexible schedule and be willing to stay overnight during out-of-town trips.
  • Provides friendly customer service to city patrons.
  • Establishes and maintains effective work relationships with others.

Education/Experience: High school diploma or general education degree (GED) plus one-year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience in operating a bus or equivalent type vehicle.

Certificates and Licenses: Valid Alabama Driver’s License; Commercial Driver’s License with Passengers (CDLP)

Supervisory Responsibilities: This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to sit and smell.

Applicant must satisfactorily pass a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen after receiving conditional offer of employment.   Compensation is $15.00 per hour. Meals covered on all trips and lodging covered on out-of-town trips. 

Applications are available on our website and can be downloaded.  Completed applications may be emailed to or delivered to Human Resources, 401 Southgate Dr., Pelham, AL 35124.


The City of Pelham does not discriminate based on race, sex (including pregnancy), color, age, national origin, disability, or any other protected status. We base our hiring decisions on a variety of factors, including skills and ability to perform the job, prior employment experience, employment references as to character and willingness to work, willingness to accept the offered salary and personal interviews. The City of Pelham is an equal opportunity employer.


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