Bus Driver

Minimum ? No entry barrier

Minimum experience of 5 to 10 years in relevant field

The tasks a Driver, Bus is expected to perform include:Transporting people from one place to another on a transit bus

Obeying traffic laws

Collecting fares from the riders

Answering questions about schedules, routes and transfer points

Reporting accidents or other traffic disruptions to relevant authorities

Assisting disabled passengers

Skilled in driving heavy weight passenger vehicles

Knowledge of bus routes, schedules, transfer-points, etc.Knowledge of vehicle parts and aggregates

Skilled in using maintenance tools and equipment

Knowledge of traffic rules and laws

Efficient in coping with emergencies and accidents

Maintaining licenses or certifications by state-recognized institutes

Will be updated

Physically fit

Good communication skills

Highly alert



Patient predisposition




It is a field job

Need not handle a team

Local travelling is part of this job role

Part-time work and contractual jobs maybe available

Work from home option is not available

Working hours

Flexible working hours

Overtime maybe involved

Shift system is available

Is the job suitable for a candidate with special needs?No

This job is listed as mildly hazardous or dangerous under The Factories Act, 1948 (section 87)Health risks include exposure to extreme temperatures, dust, noise and air pollution, etc.Occupational hazards include physical strain, injury to body, accidents while driving, etc.

For freshers ?INR15,000 toINR20,000 per month

For candidates with experience of 3 to 5 years -INR22,000 toINR58,000 per month

(These figures are indicative and subject to change)

Current Public Transportation Scenario in India

According to a report by the Department of Architecture and Planning, an urgent need is being felt to address the issue of urban transport in India. It is a very important component for shaping urban development and providing quality transport service to the local community of any city.

The shift from private to public transportation can have numerous advantages:

Ensures safety - Public transportation can be one of the safest modes of travel Saves money - Money is saved greatly in transportation costs for both highway and public transportation users.Eases traffic congestion - Nearly half of all residents of the country believe traffic is a serious problem where they live, especially the people living in the space constrained areas.Improves air quality - Public transportation helps promote cleaner air by reducing automobile use, which can exacerbate smog and public health problems.Therefore public transportation in India presents tremendous scope for employment of Driver, Bus in the future across the country.

Public transportation across India

Cities and towns across India