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Batavia, 2906

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Part-Time School Bus Driver-- $18/ HR & $1000-$3000 Sign On Bonus

First Transit - Batavia, 2906

Posted: 07/17/2018

Now Hiring Part-Time School Bus Drivers in Batavia, IL-- $18+/ HR, Paid CDL Training, & $1000-$3000 Sign On Bonus 

No experience necessary! We train! 


Join us at our hiring event and let us PUT YOU BEHIND THE WHEEL!

Big Bus? NO BIG DEAL! Join us at our hiring event on July 12th and our knowledge staff will safely guide you through our closed course while you LITERALLY test drive your brand new career! See below for details! 

Thursday July 12th  

1000 Swanson Dr. 

9 AM - 2 PM

Food, drinks, on-the-spot interviews, and activities for the kids! 



At First Student, our Bus Drivers are an integral part of the communities they serve. They are committed to safety, customer service and have genuine, caring attitudes for children. We are your friends, family, and neighbors!



We are proud to offer: 

  • $18-18.80/HR Starting Wage 
  • $1000 Sign On Bonus (Inexperienced drivers)**
  • $3000 Sign On Bonis (Experienced, fully licensed/permitted drivers)**
  • Paid CDL Training 
  • 2% Annual Retention Bonus*
  • Life Insurance
  • 20 Hours guaranteed per week; additional hours available (drivers avg 25-35 hours per wk)*
  • Summer School and Trip work available – Work year round with School Holiday breaks*
  • 6 Paid Holidays
  • 401K Match up to $250 Available*
  • Child Ride Along Program*
  • Union Shop - Teamsters 777

As a First Student Bus Driver, your major responsibilities will be to:

  • Safely transports passengers
  • Perform pre/post trip vehicle inspections
  • Assists students in the loading and unloading process

Requirements of a School Bus Driver:

  • Good verbal communication skills
  • At least 21 years old
  • Valid driver’s license for at least 3 years
  • Be subject to a background check, drug screen & physical

Through our commitment to putting customers first, dedication to safety, and ambition to deliver the best means we’ve created a working environment that you’ll love. And, because we’re a huge company with 120,000 staff and over 2.5 billion customers worldwide, you’ll also enjoy real security, a brilliant future, and fantastic training.


Apply today to become a part of our team!

*Conditions Apply

**Offer ends 9.30.2018

Equal Opportunity Employer

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