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Transportation Careers

Join us to start a career that positively impacts the lives of children in Minneapolis. 

  

We'll Guide You Through!

As a School Bus Driver, you will:

  • Work in a respectful environment.
  • Provide safe and courteous service to MPS students going to and coming from school everyday.
  • Contribute to a positive and collaborative workplace.

As a School Bus Aide, you will:

  • Provide support to the driver by help students enter and exit the bus safely.
  • Provide safe and courteous service to students going to and coming from school everyday. 
  • Participate in classroom training focused on customer service skills to build confidence.

As a Driver in Training, you will:

  • Receive assistance and support as you obtain your Commercial Learner’s Permit.
  • Be paid for training as you work towards your Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).
  • Complete Behind-the-Wheel training for hands on experience.
  • Participate in classroom training focused on basic skills to build confidence.
  • Be immediately promoted to a School Bus Driver once you receive your CDL - with an automatic pay increase!

Need Help Getting Started?

The online application requires you to upload a resume and a cover letter. Please do not let this scare you! We're focued on finding the right people for our positions—not finding the most perfect resumes.

If you do not already have them, here are examples of a simple cover letter and resume that you are welcome to use as a starting point.