School bus drivers must pass a rigorous background investigation including a SLED check and a DMV records check. School bus drivers must maintain a commercial driver’s license with passenger, air brake and federal school bus endorsements. They are also required to complete 20 hours of classroom instruction and pass a State Department of Education certification test. As a part of their training, drivers also complete many hours of on the road training and pass a rigorous driving evaluation. Each driver must pass a physical performance test and is subject to random monthly drug screening. Annually, drivers attend at least 10 hours of training to maintain their proficiency.
For employment information contact Ms. June Fast at (843) 899-8725. Applicants can fill out an online application