Professional Athletic Driver

Friendly, Caring, and Responsible are just a few of the positive characteristics that describe a Dallas County Schools Professional School Bus Driver.  As a Professional School Bus Driver you will have an important role in our credo: “Strengthening Education Through Service”.  Our Professional School Bus Drivers strengthen our communities by providing safe and timely transportation to our students.  There are a few things more rewarding than becoming a positive role model to our future leaders.  Become part of our team by applying now, you can visiting any Service Center near you or complete an online application here.  We will assist and pay for your training towards obtaining a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). This is a great career opportunity for retirees, college students or stay at home parent that wants the same work schedule as their school child. 

Department: Transportation

Location: Beckley Service Center

Reports to: Area Director

Pay/Grade: $15.50/HR

Job Posting No.: n/a

Job Details:
To operate school buses on athletic and/or AM route time trips in a safe, reliable and efficient manner to meet the needs of DCS.
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • Meet all State of Texas qualifications for School Bus Drivers
  • Current State of Texas certification for School Bus Drivers 
  • Maintains Class “A” or “B” Commercial Driver License with a P and S Endorsement required
  • Must have an acceptable driving record of 5 points or less
Special Knowledge/Skills:
  • Exceptional communications, public relations and interpersonal skills
  • Able to communicate clearly verbally and in writing
  • Ability to read and interpret a Mapsco, DCS Trip Sheet and maps, and Navigational system (GPS)
  • Must show initiative and be flexible
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