Bus Driver Jobs

Bus Driver Jobs Overview

Bus driving jobs are found in both metropolitan and rural locations where they are frequently hired by transit authorities and school districts for daily commutes. Drivers also work for a variety of travel and transportation companies to take passengers to popular destinations across the country. Driving a bus requires advanced driving skills as well as the ability to follow directions, communicate with passengers and dispatchers, and keep up with maintenance and other important logs. The working hours for Bus Driver jobs can be either a highly scheduled routine or more flexible, depending on the position.

Bus Drivers spend the majority of their working hours driving or sitting behind the wheel of their vehicle. In some positions, moving baggage and assisting passengers may also be a part of the job. Many schedules worked by Bus Drivers include early mornings, late nights and weekend work.

Bus Driver Education Requirements and Qualifications

Most employers are looking for applicants who have a high school diploma or equivalent. A Bus Driver must have a valid driver's license and safe driving record. In addition, most drivers are required to have their commercial driver's license and complete a required training program. For school Bus Drivers, a criminal background check may be necessary. Municipal and travel-oriented jobs may be more flexible.

Bus Driver Job Market

According to recent statistics, bus driving jobs are expected to increase by about 9 percent by the year 2022. This represents about average job growth. Many additional openings are expected due to older drivers retiring and leaving the occupation. Similar positions include Bus Drivers, Transit and Intercity jobs.

Bus Driver Salaries

Transit, intercity and charter Bus Drivers have a median annual salary of $36,600 compared to school or special client drivers who earn a median of $28,080 per year. Drivers employed by local government agencies typically earn a higher salary.

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NOW HIRING School Bus Drivers Pleasant Valley Location No experience necessary Training Provided A competitive wage package Part-time morning and afternoon hours Apply online at: www.durhamschoolservices.com “Under Careers” Or in person: 4377 Devils Glen Rd. Bettendorf, IA 52722 (563)332-4949 EOE...
SUMMARY Transports children and staff to schools, field trips, and other locations as approved by the Center Director. Provides supervision and direction to children. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Meets expectations for delivering customer acquisition and retention, quality transportation, financial management, operational compliance, and other responsibilities as well as demonstrates expected behaviors....
SUBSTITUTE SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS The Trumbull County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Fairhaven) has an excellent opportunity for Substitute School Bus Drivers. Candidates chosen must be dependable, must have an interest in working with persons with disabilities, and will work on an as-needed basis. Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Class B with S & P endorsements required. Hourly rate ($14.50...
● Part-time ● Excellent Wages ● 20+ hours/week ● CDL bonus program ● Paid training/testing ● Signing bonus Badger Bus 5501 Femrite Dr. Madison Call Paul at 608-310-4870 or email ***** Equal Opportunity Employer...
Purpose: The Bus Driver safely transports assigned children to and from public school or field trips. They are responsible for maintaining the safety and cleanliness of the vehicles. Essential Functions: 1. Comply with traffic regulations in order to operate vehicles in a safe & courteous manner. 2. Follow safety rules as children are boarding and exiting bus/van and escort children across roa...
Bus Drivers Looking for a few conscientious people to join our growing metropolitan school district. We seek regular and substitute bus drivers who will work with all age levels of children on routes during the school year. Requirements include: Commercial Drivers' License (training available), maximum one moving violation in the past three years, physical, drug, alcohol testing. Pay range $16...
ATTENDANTS/ BUS DRIVERS Experienced bus drivers, $16/hr. plus bonus opportunity. APPLY IN PERSON 10 am to 1 pm, M-F, at 110 Track St. Johnstown, OH 43031. Community Bus Services All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, handicap condition, marital or parental status, national origin, race, sex, veteran or political opinion or aff...
Now Hiring School Bus Drivers! We need you.​​.​​.​​ and so do the children! - Fully licensed school bus drivers must have transported children in the last 12 months - No experience needed Initial Basic Requirements: - Be at least 21 years of age - Have a valid driver's license - Be able to pass a background investigation and drug test - Anoka - Arlington - Brooklyn Park - Champlin - Mi...
Job Purpose: Transport construction workers to and from a designated parking lot to a constructions site. Split shift 5:30am to 9:30am and 2:30pm to 6:30pm Monday thru Friday Prepares vehicle by completing operator inspections; reporting required repairs Picks up and discharges passengers by following designated route; stopping at designated locations. Provides for passenger comfort by regulat...
HomesteadAmerica, a growing Columbus-based property management firm, is seeking a well-qualified candidate to fulfill the duties of part-time Bus Driver at one of our student housing properties, University Village Apartments. This is a day shift position and will require approximately 20-25 hours per week. This is both a challenging and rewarding position for the candidate who is looking for an op...
CITY OF LA CROSSE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY If you are looking for a second job, post-retirement work, or extra cash, this is the perfect opportunity to work part-time based on your availability. The La Crosse Municipal Transit Utility is currently accepting applications for part-time BUS DRIVERS. Candidates must have good human relations skills and the ability to communicate with a diverse customer ...
Bus Driver Belfair Head Start Program Capital Region ESD 113 Sound to Harbor Head Start / ECEAP $11.99hr., 7 hrs/day, 139 days/yr. +benefits Spanish/English bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. Apply online at: www.TeachingInWashington.com or call 360-464-6855. EOE Posting provided by:...
IMMEDIATE OPENING Salamanca City School Varsity Wrestling Coach Substitute: Teachers Clerical Bus Drivers Bus Monitors Cleaners Custodians Candidates should send application, resume, references by October 14, 2014 to: Superintendent Salamanca City Central School District 50 Iroquois Dr. Salamanca, NY 14779 Application online at: www.salamancany.org SCCSD is an equal opportunity/ ...
Purpose: The Bus Driver safely transports assigned children to and from public school or field trips. They are responsible for maintaining the safety and cleanliness of the vehicles. Essential Functions: 1. Comply with traffic regulations in order to operate vehicles in a safe & courteous manner. 2. Follow safety rules as children are boarding and exiting bus/van and escort children across road...
Company Confidential San Antonio, TX
NORTHSIDE INDEPENDENT SCHOOL DISTRICT School Bus Driver Job Fair Culebra Transportation Center 7001 Culebra Road, 78238 Thursday, October 2, 2014 - Hours: 9 AM - 1 PM Persons requiring assistance with completing the on-line application may receive assistance at any of the following locations: Monday Thursday from 8am-5pm: - Culebra Transportation Center: 7001 Culebra Road, 78238/(210) 397-0...
JBT Aerotech Services is an industry leading, dedicated provider of Maintenance Services to Airlines throughout North America. Our maintenance services cover the full range of service from 24 hour, 7 day per week on-site service and emergency call out, to periodic maintenance of equipment based on technical visits quarterly, semi-annually, and/or annually with supplementary emergency support and c...
Company Confidential San Antonio, TX
BUS DRIVERS University Of The Incarnate Word , The University of the Incarnate Word is hiring and seeking Bus Drivers. Competitive pay and comprehensive benefits offered! For more information please visit our website at http://jobs.uiw.edu Requisition#00910355....
School Bus Drivers Requirements * CDL with P and S Endorsements. * DOT Physical Exam * Federal Background Check * Clean MVR * Pre employment Drug Screen and must participate in random drug and alcohol testing No Experience We will train the right persons!! Please call 865-522-2796 Posting provided by:...
SCHOOL BUS DRIVER BECOME A SCHOOL BUS DRIVER If you want a rewarding part-time job apply today!! * Starting pay $12.35 * 3 Paid Holiday * Free Training * Life Insurance * Bring your children to work with you * Benefits Available Applicants must under go a motor vehicle records check, drug, check and criminal records check. Certain rules apply!! Apply in Person Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 4pm 1608 Oakes Rd....
BUS DRIVERS New Hanover County Schools. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with a min of 6 mo driving exper. & have a valid DL. Salary $12.03/hr. Must be avail to attend class October 29, 30 and 31. Contact V. Jones for information 910-254-4395. Applications available online at www.nhcs.net. Deadline to apply Oct. 24....

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