Support Staff

Full Time Bus Driver


Location: Buffalo Head Prairie Area

Competition #: 14747

Date Posted: June 6th, 2022

Closing Date: Open Ended

Additional Information:

The Essential Services Transportation Department is hiring a full-time Bus Driver for the Buffalo Head Prairie area. 


This is a permanent position working the 10-month school year.


Start Date:  September 6, 2022.                              Hours:  20 hours per week


Qualifications required:

  • Class 2 MELT Driver’s License with S endorsement (training is provided)
  • Good driving record as evidenced by a current Alberta Registry Commercial Driver’s Abstract
  • An ability to work cooperatively with Students, School Staff, and Parents
  • Evidence of successfully passing the required Police Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC), and the Alberta Children’s Services Intervention Record Check (IRC) if you have/had children


Reimbursement of Licensing Costs to new licensees as follows:

  • Class 2 MELT and S endorsement, written and driver exam fees up to $300.00
  • Air Brakes course fees up to $475
  • Medical exam fees up to $125.00             


Salary & Benefits:

  • Salary range is from $12,960 to $30,551 dependant on driver experience and route kilometers with additional compensation for special trips
  • Benefits will be provided after the mandatory 3-month probationary period is successfully completed


For additional information, contact Bruce Harder, Director of Essential Services at 780-928-3860 or 


Application must include: 

  • FVSD Bus Driver Application form. The Bus Driver Application form is available on our website or can be picked up at the Essential Services Office located at 9705-B 99 Street
  • Current Alberta Registry Commercial Driver’s Abstract


Vulnerable Sector Check & Intervention Record Check:

  • The required VSC dated within 6 months, may follow your application, and must be presented as a condition of employment
  • The IRC dated within 6 months, may follow your application and must be presented as a condition of employment only if it is applicable to you
  • VSC/IRC information can be found on our website www.


Email Application to:    


Deadline:   Open until filled