Northside ISD is looking for 30 bus drivers

August 1, 2016

Northside ISD is holding a Transportation Job Fair for bus drivers from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 3 at Rhodes Transportation Station, 12005 Leslie Rd.

Starting pay for bus drivers is $13.08 per hour with increase to $13.33 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.

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

Monday-Thursday from 9am-4pm

            Culebra Station:                      7001 Culebra Road, 78238                             210-397-0275

            McClung Station:                    14173 Old FM 471, 78253                             210-398-1550

            North Station:                          6323 W Hausman Road, 78249                     210-397-0850

            Rhodes Station:                       12005 Leslie Road, 78023                             210-397-0900

            South Station:                          435 Hunt Lane, 78245                                   210-397-0250

Tuesdays & Thursdays from 1pm-3pm

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

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