School Bus Driver

El Paso County Colorado School District 49
10850 E Woodmen Rd
Peyton, CO 80831
United States

Job Start Date
Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Background fingerprint check
From $14
Per Hour
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description

School District 49 is looking for individuals who want to make a difference in students’ lives. Our Drivers (starting pay $14.06/hr) take pride on transporting students to and from school safely while enjoying the benefits that the school bus driving industry provides. 

 A school bus driver is responsible for the safe operation and transport of school aged children to and from school.  A full time bus driver position is fully benefitted and has a guaranteed minimum of 5 hours per scheduled work day.  A commercial driver license (CDL) is required, however paid training is provided to obtain that license.  Holders of a CDL are required to undergo periodic physicals, are subject to federal drug testing requirements, and are held to higher driving standards as a professional driver.  

School District 49 has come to be known as the leading innovative school district in the Pikes Peak Region. Our culture of Respect, Trust, Care, and Responsibility makes District 49 a great place to work and grow as an individual. The District is going through a major housing boom and is considered one of the fastest-growing school districts in the State of Colorado. To apply, go to and click onCareers. 


Competitive pay 
Health Benefits 
Weekends off 
Holidays off 
Retirement Plan

Job Requirements
 Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.
 Basic math skills.
 Customer service and public relations skills.
 Critical thinking and problem solving skills.
 Organizational skills.
 Ability to maintain confidentiality in all aspects of the job.
 Ability to manage multiple priorities.
 Ability to manage multiple tasks with frequent interruptions.
 Ability to defuse and manage volatile and stressful situations.
 Ability to be punctual and follow a strict time schedule.
 Ability to read a map and follow verbal or written navigation instructions.
 Ability to understand and obey traffic laws.
 Operating knowledge of wheelchair lift, wheelchair restraints, safety vests and securements.
 Knowledge of and ability to recognize the importance of safety in the workplace.
 Ability to follow safety rules and practice safety in the workplace.
 Operating knowledge of district school buses and white fleet vehicles required before operating them.
 Operating knowledge of current GPS vehicle and student tracking system
El Paso County Colorado School District 49
Lynnea Brown
10850 E Woodmen Rd
Peyton CO 80831
United States