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Substitute Bus Driver

The job of Substitute Bus Driver is done for the purpose/s of transporting children and families to their Head Start/ECEAP/MKV/Special needs related services; assisting with program activities; ensuring vehicle is in safe operating condition; and ensuring safety of students during transport, loading, and unloading from buses. To be on call 5:00 AM – 3:00 PM to assist transportation in the event of a regular bus drivers’ absence.

This job reports to Transportation Manager(s).

PSESD is one of nine regional educational agencies serving school districts and state approved charter and private schools in Washington. Serving over 39% of Washington’s K-12 public school students, our agency provides critical services designed to ensure that our students are ready to enter school, achieve at high levels in the K-12 system, and succeed in postsecondary endeavors. We are committed to becoming an Antiracist Multicultural Organization driven by equity in education. To learn more about PSESD, visit

Minimum Qualifications

  • Valid Driver’s License & Evidence of Insurability
  • CPR/First Aid Certification
  • D.O.T. Physical
  • OSPI Type I Bus Driver Authorization with Passenger /School Bus Endorsement

Continuing Education/Training Clearances

  • Criminal Justice Fingerprint/Background Clearance
  • Post-Offer WorkSteps Physical Test Required

Location: Pacific Washington
Job Type: Non-Regular, On-Call/Hourly
Hiring Salary Range: $24.05/hour
Full Salary Range: $24.05/hour
Department: Transportation

To apply, please fill out the form here: Substitute Bus Driver Application. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the school year. Interviews are scheduled on an individual basis by the Transportation Manager(s).


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PSESD is committed to having a diverse workforce and encourages all candidates meeting the minimum qualifications to apply.
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