Substitute Bus Driver

Mukilteo School District   Everett, WA   Part-time     Transportation
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Posted on April 29, 2021


$27.56 / Hourly

Applications are being accepted for substitute bus drivers. Substitute drivers work a variety of shifts and are on an on-call basis. Interviews and training courses will be conducted as needed.


  • Be at least 21 years of age and at least three years driving a passenger vehicle.
  • Valid Washington State driver’s license.
  • Satisfactory driving record.
  • High school education or its equivalent.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, write, perform basic math, follow and interpret written/oral directions.
  • Demonstrated positive interaction and communication with students, staff, and general public.
  • Valid Washington State Bus Driver Certification; obtained by successful completion of driver training, First Aid and CPR courses.
  • Applicants must disclose any employment drug/alcohol testing within the last two years. Test results will be verified.
  • Successful candidates will be required to participate in a mandatory bus driver training course. 


  • “B” class CDL w/School Bus endorsement on Washington State driver’s license (training provided)
  • Drive and supervise students to/from school safely
  • Handle emergency situations calmly and efficiently
  • Be on-call for routes, starting at 6:00 a.m.
  • Be knowledgeable driving all buses in the transportation fleet
  • Know the location of each school within Mukilteo School District
  • Be able to drive to/from each school within efficient time
  • Be able to read maps and data sheets for routes
  • Maintain daily paperwork/records
  • Conduct pre- and post-trip inspections
  • Maintain clean bus (sweep, clean windows, wash bus)


  • 40+ hours of classroom and/or in-bus, on the road training
  • Quiz held after each classroom day
  • Driving hours to include driving transit-style, conventional-style, and mini buses
  • Know basic rules of the road