Northside ISD is looking for 30 bus drivers

June 5, 2016

Northside ISD is holding a Transportation Job Fair for bus drivers from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 15 at North Transportation Station, 6323 Hausman W.

Starting pay for bus drivers is $12.89 per hour with increase to $13.14 after six months. Benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, retirement, paid training, and 10 paid holidays. Uniforms are provided and there are job opportunities at multiple geographic locations within Northside ISD.

Full time positions (32 guaranteed 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 which can be found on the HR Jobs website.

Note – A new job application system went into effect Feb. 15. Applicants must have a new application on file to be considered for positions.

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 Human Resources Department offers application assistance Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at 5617 Grissom Road.

For more information, go the Human Resources website or call 397-8600.