• Come learn what it's like to drive a bus for Lakewood School District! On Feb. 28 at 10 a.m. or 5 p.m., join us for a meet and greet and learn more about this rewarding career. Lakewood Support Services, 16830 19th Drive N.E., Arlington, WA. 

School Bus and Van Drivers Needed

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    Looking for a new challenge? Enjoy working around children? Lakewood School District is hiring bus and van drivers near Marysville and Arlington, WA. Free training is provided.

    • Flexible hours
    • Weekends and summers off
    • Free training
    • Starting pay for 2023-24 school year: $27.18/hr (bus); $22.74/hr (van)
    • Benefits offered if you get a contracted route.

    School Bus Driver Incentive program - 3 steps:

    1. Complete classroom instruction; Obtain CDL permit: $500 incentive
    2. Complete Behind the Wheel Training; Obtain CDL; Authorized by OSPI to drive a bus: $750 incentive
    3. Completion of 6 months active subbing or permanent route with a minimum of 275 hours: $750 incentive

    How to Apply

    Most drivers start as substitute drivers.

    To learn more about joining our team, please call us at 360-652-4525 or email transportation@lwsd.wednet.edu.