SAISD Hiring Bus Drivers
June 3, 2020
Do you want to make a difference in the community? Join our transportation team. We are hiring bus drivers.
We offer a starting salary of $14.75/hr. In addition, hiring and recruitment incentives are available. New bus drivers are eligible for a one-time, new employee hiring incentive of $500.00 to be paid in two equal installments of $250.00. Current full time drivers, monitors, and mechanics are also eligible for a recruitment/finder’s incentive for each new certified full time bus driver he/she successfully recruits to join the department. The recruitment incentive of $500.00 will be paid in two equal installments of $250.00. Details of the New Employee Recruitment and Hiring Incentive can be found here.
Other benefits include:
- Flexible hours
- Health Insurance
- Retirement (TRS) benefit
To apply for open vacancies, click here. All interested applicants are encouraged to apply regardless of experience level. If hired, applicants will receive free on-the-job CDL and certification training.
Bus Drivers Requirements:
- Criminal background check by fingerprint
- Acceptable driving record
- Drug test
- Class B CDL Testing Process
- 4 written tests - general knowledge, air brakes, passenger, school bus
- Complete a pre-trip walk, skills test, and driving test
- 20-hour state certification
- First aid/CPR
For more information, please contact the SAISD Department of Transportation at (325) 659-3608 or the Human Resources Department at (325) 947-3838 x718.