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Placer County Human Resources Department
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Supplemental Questionnaire

Last Name First Name
 

 

BUS DRIVER II


SUPPLEMENTAL QUESTIONNAIRE



 

This is the supplemental questionnaire for the classification of Bus Driver II. Part I will not be scored nor used for determining minimum qualifications but is provided for the applicant to review prior to completing the questionnaire and may also be used when determining assignment.  Part II will be scored based on your checked responses. 

By continuing in this examination process, you are certifying that all information provided in the supplemental questionnaire is true to the best of your knowledge. If selected for interview, you may be required to display and respond to questions to validate your responses to this exam.


 

I have read and understand the above instructions.


 

Part I: Minimum Qualifications  (Not Scored)

This section will not be scored but may assist the applicant with determining how he/she meets the minimum qualifications for this position. 


1.

Do you currently have one year of responsible PAID driving experience involving the carrying of passengers?

Yes No
2.

Do you currently have six months of training as a Bus Driver I in a Placer County transit system?

Yes No
3.

Do you currently possess a valid Class A or B driver's license with passenger endorsements and no air brake restrictions?

Yes No
4.

Do you currently possess a Verification of Transit Training (VTT) certificate issued by the California Department of Motor Vehicles or the equivalent training to operate a public transit vehicle in passenger service?

Yes No

 

Applicants who reported a “No” response to any of the above are encouraged to review the minimum qualifications for this classification prior to proceeding.

 



 

Part II: Relevant Knowledge and Experience – Scored Examination

This section of the supplemental questionnaire is the Civil Service examination for this position. This supplemental questionnaire will be scored based on your checked responses below. Scores received from this section will determine applicant ranking and placement on the eligible list.

For the items in this section, please select the one response that best describes your level of job related experience and/or training.

Please indicate the amount of PAID experience you possess for each of the following items.  Years of experience equates to full-time experience (example: if you worked 20 hours per week for one year, this would equate to 6 months of full time experience).

Resumes, letters, and other materials will not be evaluated nor considered as responses to the items in this supplemental questionnaire.


1.

PAID experience involving the carrying of passengers in a car.

No experience
Less than one year of experience
One year to less than two years of experience
Two or more years of experience
2.

PAID experience involving the carrying of passengers in a van.

No experience
Less than one year of experience
One year to less than two years of experience
Two or more years of experience
3.

PAID experience involving the carrying of passengers in a bus.

No experience
Less than one year of experience
One year to less than two years of experience
Two or more years of experience
4.

Conducting safety inspections of transit vehicles prior to operation in accordance with Department of Motor Vehicles and other applicable standards.

No experience
Less than one year of experience
One year to less than two years of experience
Two or more years of experience
5.

Performing minor maintenance, repair and cleaning work on transit vehicles.

No experience
Less than one year of experience
One year to less than two years of experience
Two or more years of experience
6.

Collecting bus fares.

No experience
Less than one year of experience
One year to less than two years of experience
Two or more years of experience
7.

Keeping records of bus operations.

No experience
Less than one year of experience
One year to less than two years of experience
Two or more years of experience

 

Thank you for completing the examination portion of the application process. We encourage applicants to review their answers for accuracy prior to submitting.

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A notice of your status will be sent to you after the posted final filing date.