School bus driver job fair will be Nov. 14
Pay starts at $14.27 hourly and County will pay for CDL
CHESTERFIELD — Chesterfield County Public Schools will hold a bus driver job fair on Nov. 14 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the LaPrade Library, 9000 Hull Street Road. Those interested in a school bus driver position can expect a 10-month work schedule with summers off and a schedule that mirrors the schedule of Chesterfield County Public Schools students.
Starting hourly rate for a Chesterfield County school bus driver is $14.27, and Chesterfield County Public Schools will train and pay approved bus driver applicants to earn a Commercial Driver’s License, or CDL. In addition, once applicants have successfully completed the required training, they will be eligible for full-time benefits.
Applicants must be at least 21 years old with three years of driving experience, a driving record that must not reflect more than negative three points within the last 36 months, no DMV history of reckless driving or DUIs within the past five years and no criminal history of felonies or Child Protective Services cases.
Candidates are asked to submit their application online prior to the job fair by going to mychesterfieldschools.com/ apply-at-ccps and search “School Bus Driver.” Applicants must bring their driver’s license to the job fair.
If candidates have lived out of state within the last five years, they will need to supply a driving record from their previous state of residence.
For more information, visit mychesterfieldschools.com.