Belle Glade Sun

School District holding Bus Driver Job Fair July 14

WEST PALM BEACH- In an effort to work around job seekers’ Monday through Friday schedules, the School District of Palm Beach County Transportation Department is hosting a Bus Driver Job Fair on Saturday, July 14, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the School District Central Bus Facility, 3376 Summit Blvd. in West Palm Beach.

Candidates must be a licensed driver for a least five years and have a good driving record.

Successful candidates will be paid $11.04 per hour for up to 80 hours during training. Once trained, bus drivers will receive a starting pay of $14.42 per hour; full benefits including medical, dental, and vision insurance, and the ability to participate in the Florida Retirement System (FRS).

Candidates are encouraged to fill out an application online prior to the fair. However, computers will be available and staff will be on hand to assist candidates with completing the online application.

Those who have completed an application prior to the fair will be interviewed and could be offered a position on site.
For more information on the job requirements, information on expediting the hiring process and to apply online, visit

For more information or for assistance with the application call 561-242-6515 or 561-242-6512.