Bus Drivers/Transportation

Bus Driver Qualifications
Bus drivers in Wayne County must possess a NC Commercial Drivers License with a" P" and ā€œSā€ endorsement. To obtain this you must complete the school bus driver training consisting of three days of classroom instruction and three days of behind-the-wheel training and pass a written examination administered by the DMV School Bus & Traffic Safety Section of NC.

Hiring process for Bus Drivers:        

Complete and return the bus driver application to Transportation Department. Once application is complete and all qualifications are met (Physical, Background check, Tuberculosis and Pre-Employment Drug Test), then you must attend Bus Driver class. After completion of Bus Driver class, all applicants must obtain a Commercial Driving License (CDL P & S Endorsements). 

Beginning January 1, 2018 all new and renewing school bus drivers will be required to have a DOT medical card.

Bus Driver Orientations and Classes:
Orientation and Classes will be held at WPCS Professional Development Center in the Seminar Room (415 S. Virginia Street). All orientations and classes will start at 8:30 a.m. at the above location. 
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