School Bus Driver – $1,000 Hiring Bonus!
SOUTHLAND Transportation is currently seeking dedicated and safety-minded School Bus Drivers to join our team! This is an essential role that offers job security, a flexible schedule and allows you to make a difference on the front line by transporting our children to school safely.
SOUTHLAND will be offering a $1,000 Hiring Bonus for existing class 1 and 2 drivers. Receive $500 after 3 months and the remaining $500 upon completion of the school year.
This is an opportunity to be part of a growing company that offers competitive wages, professional growth, and work-life balance. This opportunity is perfect for existing School Bus Drivers in the area, stay-at-home parents, or entrepreneurs/retirees!
Why You Should Choose SOUTHLAND
- Competitive wages, bonuses, and flexibility within your personal life
- Modern fleet
- Evenings, weekends, school holidays (Christmas, Spring Break etc.) and summers off
- Free training
- Referral bonuses
- Save on daycare – bring up to two pre-school aged children with you
- Employee recognition programs such as long service awards, safety awards, employee recognition banquets
- Mentorship program, professional development, employee engagement opportunities, and a chance to advance in a growing company
- Employee engagement and improvement sessions
- Nationally recognized professional driver training program
Hours of Work
- Monday to Friday – no mandatory nights or weekends
- Split shifts (approximately 2 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the afternoon)
As a School Bus Driver, you will be driving approximately 2 hours in the morning and 2 hours in the afternoon. Drivers work during the school year and are given time off in July and August.
- Valid Class 2S driver’s license (will provide license upgrade training from Class 5)
- Five years of driving experience; minimum two years of winter driving experience in Canada
- 5-year driver’s abstract
- Must have a safe driving record
- Undergo drug and alcohol testing, criminal record search, vulnerable sector clearance and reference checks
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- No weekends