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Bus Driver

Posted on: October 6th 2021 at 8:00am
Closes on: December 31st 2021 at 4:30pm

Posting Reference Number: 
S 22 TRN 021 CAS
Commencement Date: 
ASAP
FTE: 
Varies
Contract: 
Casual


Summary:

CASUAL ON CALL SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS

COMPETITION NO: S 22 TRN 021 CAS

The Abbotsford School District is looking for qualified and enthusiastic applicants to join our team of School Bus Drivers.  A School Bus Driver is a rewarding, worthwhile occupation with a fair wage, shorter days and less than average hours of work throughout the week. This type of employment attracts a diverse group of applicants, those just entering the workforce, people who wish to change careers and those approaching retirement but wish to continue a little longer in the workforce.

Although this is for casual, part-time work, there is also the opportunity to apply for regular positions as they become available.

In addition to excellent interpersonal skills and a positive attitude, applicants are required to have the following entrance qualifications:

  • Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residency.
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada.
  • Possess a valid Class 2 British Columbia Driver’s License.
  • Successfully completed Grade 12 or equivalent.
  • Able to understand, speak, read, and write English in order to learn and understand training materials, communicate effectively with our students, as well as read and understand road signs and driving routes.

Selected applicants will be required to pass a road test.

Candidates will be paid minimum wage during the bus driver training program. Upon successful completion of this training program, applicants will be placed on our casual on-call list. The casual bus driver hourly rate of pay is $25.81 with an additional 8% in of straight time pay in lieu of statutory and non-statutory benefits.

APPLICATON PROCEDURE

Interested applicants should submit a detailed resumé outlining qualifications and experience via the following options by Thursday, September 30, 2021:

-email to hr [at] abbyschools.ca

-drop off in person at the School Board office located at 2790 Tims Street, Abbotsford, BC

-drop off in person at the Transportation office located at 31759 King Road, Abbotsford, BC

Individuals not currently employed by School District No. 34 (Abbotsford), are required to sign an "Authorization for Criminal Record Search" to permit a criminal record review. The interest of all applicants is appreciated; however, acknowledgements will only be made to those selected for an interview.



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Please submit your application before December 31st 2021 at 4:30pm to:

Current employees of the Abbotsford School District may apply for this job using the AMS Job Posting portal.