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School Bus Driver
Part-time, Permanent
Sep 17, 2021

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)

Job Description

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