Northside ISD needs more than 100 bus drivers

January 8, 2015

Northside ISD is holding a Transportation Job Fair to fill more than 100 positions for bus drivers from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14 at the Culebra Transportation Station, 7001 Culebra Road.

Starting pay for bus drivers is $12.64 per hour with an increase to $12.89 after six months. Benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, retirement, Gold’s Gym membership, paid training, and 10 paid holidays. Uniforms are provided and there are job opportunities at multiple geographic locations within Northside ISD.

Full time positions (40 hours guaranteed per week- based on availability due to limited number of positions per station) and part time positions (32 hours per week) are  available with full District benefits.

Interviews will be conducted on-site at the job fair for those who have completed their online application.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • 21 years of age
  • High school diploma or GED (preferred)
  • No record of DWI or convictions for the past 10 years and acceptable driving record according to the Texas Department of Public Safety standards (driving record will be verified)
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective behavior management skills with students of all ages

References are required, one of which must be a current or immediate past supervisor. Friends and relatives should not be used as references.

Candidates must also successfully complete a physical examination, drug test, fingerprinting, and criminal background check.

The full job posting and online application is available on the Human Resources website.

Reminder- applying for specific job openings is a two-step process. First, candidates must complete the job application- the link can be found at the bottom of the Job Posting. After completing the application, candidates must follow the link at the end of the application to return to the Jobs page and select the specific position they wish to apply for.

Persons requiring assistance with completing the on-line application may receive assistance at any of the following locations:

Monday – Thursday from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Culebra Transportation Station, 7001 Culebra Road, 78238, (210) 397-0275

McClung Transportation Station, 14173 Old FM 471, 78253, (210) 398-1550

North Transportation Station, 6323 Hausman Road, 78249, (210) 397-0850

Rhodes Transportation Station, 12005 Leslie Road, Helotes, 78023, (210) 397-0900

South Transportation Station, 435 Hunt Lane, 78245, (210) 397-0250

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Human Resources, 5617 Grissom Road, 78238, (210) 397-8600

Applicants can call (210) 397-8600 for more information.