Spare Bus Drivers

At Border Land School Division, we strive to “empower responsible citizens within our communities.” To establish a positive school culture, we offer strong academic programming that is complimented with a range of other school activities. Students are invited to learn, grow and discover what it means to be part of a diverse community that focuses on strong relationships and academic excellence. BLSD is “committed to fostering inspiring educational opportunities, meaningful relationships, and engaging citizens.” 

Competition #: 20-052


We are looking for candidates interested in becoming a spare school bus driver, in all geographical areas of the division.  BLSD will provide the successful candidates with the instruction required to complete the Bus Driver’s training course and prepare for the Class 2 written & driving test.  Our bus drivers are responsible for safely transporting students to and from school, or a designated activity on time.  Safety is the top priority; while children are boarding, exiting buses and crossing streets.  The ability to problem solve internal or external factors that may arise, along with mechanical difficulties, is essential for this position.  These positions will remain open for applications until filled.

Qualifications and Experience:

  1.   Class 5 Driver’s License
  2.   Clean Driver Abstract
  3.   Class 2 Driver’s License, is considered an asset
  4.   School Bus Operators Certificate, is considered an asset

Salary and Benefits:

The compensation package for these positions is in accordance with the Border Land School Division Support Staff Compensation Agreement and the Agreement between Border Land School Division and Bus Drivers. 



For consideration, please forward the following document:

  1.   Completed Bus Driver Application Form

For further information, please contact:

Todd Nichols, Transportation Manager – (204) 427-2091

Please submit in confidence to:

Kelsie Bell – Human Resource Manager

Border Land School Division

120-9th Street NW

Altona, MB R0G 0B1

Phone: 204-324-6491


Employment is contingent upon the provision of clear Criminal Record and Child Abuse Registry checks. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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