Part-Time Bus Driver

Date Posted: 07/10/2019

Soka University of America (SUA) is seeking a part-time bus driver. At SUA, our bus drivers are an integral part of the community in which they serve. They are committed to safety, customer service and have genuine, caring attitudes for our students.

The driver will operate a 25 passenger bus, 20 passenger bus, or 7 passenger van to transport students safely and efficiently to an assigned location using designated routes within 5 mile radius of campus, according to specified time schedules. In addition, the driver will transport students to further away locations on a need basis for internships, group trips, and athletic team competitions. Drivers are to maintain vehicles in safe operational condition, inspect them on a regular basis and keep the vehicles clean.


  • High school diploma or equivalent such as general education degree (GED)
  • Valid California Motor Vehicle License of the Class B type, with passenger endorsement
  • Knowledgeable in state and local traffic laws
  • Safe clean driving record
  • CA DMV H6 dated within 30 days will be required at application
  • One to three months minimum training and/or experience in operating a bus
  • Availability on nights and weekends
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Demonstrated understanding and sensitivity regarding diversity, cultural traditions, language barriers and multicultural issues
  • Enthusiasm of interacting with students
  • Flexibility
  • Dependability
  • Punctuality
  • Demonstrated ability to listen and follow through with directions as given
  • A strong evidence of a spirit of collegiality and a strong service orientation
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • High ethical and professional standards


  • Possession of a current First-Aid Certificate a plus
  • School bus driving experience

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of both a background check and the Department of Transportation (DOT) Drug and Alcohol Testing program.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

To apply send letter of interest, resume, salary history and three professional references to:

Human Resources
Re: Part-time Bus Driver
Soka University of America
1 University   Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Soka University of America is an equal opportunity employer.