PT School Bus Driver w/FT Benefits

Des Moines Public Schools   Des Moines, IA   Part-time     Transportation
Posted on July 13, 2022
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Des Moines Public Schools is the state's largest provider of K-12 education. The district is looking for part-time school bus drivers. Sign-on bonus included of $2,000 for a new driver and $5,000 if the driver already has a CDL and endorsements. Drivers will receive family health, dental, and vision insurance. If the driver participates in the district's wellness program, family health insurance is offered at no-cost to the employee!

Job Summary:
Operate a school bus in a safe and efficient manner to insure the safety of passengers.

Successful candidates for this position:
Twenty (20) years of age or older
Ability to obtain Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) within a 60-day period. Ability to obtain State of Iowa School Bus Operators permit. The district will assist new employees with obtaining these. Training is paid.

Position Details:
Academic School Year (August - May)
Monday - Friday Split Shift
20-25 hours a week
Salary: $20.93 per hour
Extra hours may be available for evening and weekend field trips and summer work

Des Moines Public Schools offers a generous benefits package including:

  • Family Health Insurance at no cost to the employee during the first year of employment. Employees who participate in the wellness program will continue to enjoy no-cost family health insurance.
  • Family Dental Insurance with a minimal monthly cost (Single dental insurance coverage at no cost)
  • Vision insurance at no cost
  • Enrollment in IPERS (Iowa Public Employee Retirement System)--a defined benefit plan
  • Free DART pass