School Bus Driver - Ottawa, ON - $1500 SIGN ON BONUS

  • First Student Canada
  • Montreal, QC, Canada
  • Aug 15, 2019
Full time Transportation Automotive

Job Description

Have you considered being a Part-Time Professional School Bus Driver? Now's your chance!

We offer Free School Bus License Training!

WE ARE NOW OFFERING A $1500 NEW HIRE BONUS - PLEASE APPLY BY AUGUST !

ALREADY HAVE YOUR B CLASS LICENSE? TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OUR $2000 SIGN ON BONUS AND APPLY BY AUGUST !

We need school bus drivers in Ottawa, Ontario to safely transport some extremely precious cargo. A special job requires special people which is why we need drivers with a strong commitment to safety and customer service who genuinely care for children because it's the relationships that make this career more rewarding than regular jobs. Apply to join our Ottawa team today!

That is exactly why our Ottawa drivers say this is the "lots ­of-freedom, life-changing, love-what-you-do" line of work!

You'll enjoy:

  • FREE TRAINING
  • COMPETITIVE WAGES
  • Nights and Weekends Off
  • Freedom of being out on the open road (No desk work!)
  • Making a real difference in the lives of the families and children in the Ottawa area

You'll be responsible for:

  • Safely transporting students to/ from school and activities on time
  • Performing pre/post- trip vehicle inspections to ensure optimal vehicle safety
  • Ensuring students' safety while boarding and exiting buses and crossing streets
  • Attending paid monthly in-service safety training

To qualify, you will:

  • Meet the minimum age requirements to hold a school bus driver's licence in your province (and company standard minimum 21 years of age).
  • Have at least 3 years of driving experience (at least 1 in North America).
  • Hold a valid (non-probationary) driver's licence and a very good driving record.
  • Undergo & pass a Ministry prescribed Medical examination, criminal record search, vulnerable sector clearance and other background checks.


First Student is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, persons with a disability, Aboriginal peoples and members of a visible minority.