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Become a Substitute Bus Driver

Have you or someone you know ever thought about becoming a school bus driver? Do you like working with children? Do you want a flexible work schedule? Consider becoming a substitute bus driver!
Are you intimidated by the licensing and training required? We can help!

Working with your schedule of availability, our team of experienced and knowledgeable school bus driver trainers will provide the 1:1 individualized training you need to become fully licensed and ready to transport students.

Drivers make a difference in the lives of students everyday by providing safe transportation to and from school. Become a Substitute School Bus Driver. 
Flexible hours, paid training and incentives are available. If you are interested in applying, please complete the online application form.  If you have further questions, please contact the ESM Transportation Department at

Valid NYS Driver’s License required. Previous driving experience and CDL B preferred, but not required. All applicants must pass a Federal drug test and physical performance test.

Substitute Bus Driver Compensation: $26.50 per hour