BC is hiring bus drivers

group of bus drivers smiling
Photo credit: Danika Raup

The Bethlehem Central School District is hiring bus drivers and is now offering the highest hourly rate for school bus drivers in Albany County, starting at $23.60/hour. You do not need a commercial license to apply. Not sure about driving a bus? Try it for yourself.

You can TEST DRIVE a school bus or just TAKE A RIDE on the bus with one of our experienced drivers. You can attend our Open House and learn more about what it takes to be a bus driver in Bethlehem. 

BC Ride & Drive Open House 

  • Tuesday, May 3 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon
  • BC Transportation Department, 82 Van Dyke Road, Delmar, NY 12054

WTEN’s Stephanie Rivas takes a test drive with BC driver Sandra Mortensen. Check it out here.

You must make an appointment to attend. Prospective drivers must to be 21 years of age with a clean driving record. Drivers work flexible, part-time schedules and begin at a rate of $23.60 an hour. There is also a retention bonus of $1,000 after one year on the job. Eligible candidates will receive paid training to earn a commercial license. The hourly rate for training is $20/hr. 

Make an appointment today! Email Todd Wojtal at twojtal@bethlehemschools.org or call the Transportation Department to schedule or for more information 518-439-3830.

Learn more about being a bus driver in Bethlehem.