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Join MPS to start your career and start making a positive impact on the lives of kids in Minneapolis. 

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.
  • Be a part of a great team.

As a bus 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!

Apply Now!

CDL- Licensed School Bus Driver
Starting Pay: $22.70/hr
Full Time Apply Now >>

Bus Aide
Starting Pay: $15.70/hr
Apply Now >>


Check out these great benefits that MPS offers:

  • 12 PAID holidays
  • PAID vacation time
  • PAID sick time
  • Overtime pay after 8 hours daily
  • Monday through Friday hours
  • Summer school hours available
  • Medical & dental benefits available with part-time or full-time work
  • Retirement pension with employer match
  • Union membership
  • Free Well@Work Clinic available to all employees and their dependents


Jenna Dardis
Transporation Training Manager