Now hiring School Bus and Van Drivers!

Last Updated on: 24th June 2021, 10:40 am

Are you patient, trustworthy and like children?!

Local Operators are currently searching for new drivers who are looking for part-time work that includes morning and afternoon routes, as well as charter and field trip opportunities.

Stay-at-home parents, bring your little ones to work with you!

Retirees, get out of the house!

New to the Ottawa workforce? Build skills and experience.

You’ll enjoy:
• COMPETITIVE WAGES ($15-$20/hour)
• Flexible hours
• Take your kids to work
• Park-outs available
• Nights and Weekends Off
• Freedom of being out on the open road (No desk work!)
• Ministry Bonus and other benefits
• Making a real difference in the lives of the families and children in the Ottawa area

* PPE is provided to all drivers to ensure proper respiratory and hygiene safety.

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 license 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 license and a very good driving record.
• Undergo & pass a Ministry prescribed Medical examination, criminal record search, vulnerable sector clearance and other background checks.

Local Operators are equal opportunity employers that welcome a diverse workforce!

No previous experience is required, although it is beneficial.

To apply, contact one of the Operators below.

You CAN make a difference!

Driver Recruitment Operator List:

OperatorVehicle TypeEmail/WebsitePhoneArea Covered
417 Bus LinesYellow and Wheelchair Buswww.417busline.com613-764-2192East
DC Bus LinesVan 613-831-9888West of Rideau River
Direct TransportationWheelchair bus and Van[email protected]613-749-0660East, West and South
First StudentYellow Bus[email protected]437-777-6735West, Centretown
M&R TransportationVan [email protected]613-749-3375Nepean
ML BradleyYellow Buswww.mlbradley.com/apply-now613-835-2488East
Premier Bus LinesYellow Buswww.premierbuslines.ca/613-253-8863Central, Nepean
Roxborough Bus LinesYellow Bus and Vanroxboroughbus.com/careers613-821-1414Nepean, south, east
Sommer Transportation ServicesVan[email protected]613-723-9677East, Centre, South, West
VoyagoYellow and Wheelchair Bus[email protected]613-266-2702West