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Transportation Career Opportunities

The Berks County Intermediate Unit has immediate openings for school bus drivers, school bus driver trainees, van drivers, and bus/van assistants.

Bus drivers can earn up to $26.65 per hour depending on experience. School bus driver trainees earn up to $16.55 per hour and receive paid training up to 30 hours. Van drivers can earn $17.75 and bus/van assistants can earn up to $14.50.

Positions are available in the Muhlenberg, Reading, and Tulpehocken Area School Districts. 

Apply Today

Click the button below to view all transportation job openings at the BCIU. Applications take just 20 minutes!

Compensation and Benefits

  • Up to $26.65 per hour depending on assignment and experience
  • $1,500 bonus for applicants who hold a CDL with proper endorsements as a school bus driver
  • Up to $765 a year in perfect attendance bonuses
  • $125 a year holiday stipend
  • $300 Employee Referral Bonus for each successful referral
  • Paid Training provided to those seeking to become a school bus driver
  • Personal Days
  • Reduced child care tuition for school-age children attending a BCIU Child Care Center
  • Eligible to purchase health insurance
  • Access to BCIU Fitness Center

Meet Kia

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“I want to be the best part of the student’s day because they are the best part of mine!”

Areas Served

  • Muhlenberg School District
  • Reading School District
  • Tulpehocken Area School District

Meet Freddie

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“We want to teach these kids, but we are actually learning from them because they have so much to teach us.”

Work Schedule

  • Part-Time
  • Average 20-25 hours/week | 10 months/year
  • Additional hours available if interested
  • Summers optional
  • No evenings or weekends required
  • Morning and afternoon runs

Meet Sherry

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“I love the flexibility of the hours and being with the children.”

Qualifications for Employment

  • Must have valid PA driver's license
  • Must pass applicable physical exam
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • High School diploma and/or GED preferred
  • Obtain or hold current, valid Red Cross First Aid and CPR certification
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Negative drug and alcohol screenings
  • Must be able to lift and frequently carry up to 35 pounds
  • Demonstrated ability to interact and communicate effectively with staff, students, and families

Apply Today

Click the button below to view all transportation job openings at the BCIU. Applications take just 20 minutes!

Current Open Positions

Current Licensed School Bus Driver

Description: Render safe, timely, and cost-efficient transportation services to the schools served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: Up to $26.65/hour | $1,500 sign-on bonus (with CDL and appropriate endorsements)

Additional Qualifications:

  • Hold and maintain a valid PA Commercial Driver’s License with proper endorsements
  • Pass school bus driver physical exam

Description: Render safe, timely, and cost-efficient transportation services to the schools served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: Up to $16.55/hour during training period; $21.55/hour upon securing CDL with proper endorsements. Paid training is provided to gain the knowledge, experience, and comfort to become a school bus driver at the BCIU. A $1,500 value!

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must have two years driving experience
  • Obtain and maintain a valid PA Commercial Driver's License with proper endorsements within prescribed timeframe

Description: Render safe, timely, and cost-efficient transportation services to the schools served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: Up to $17.75/hour

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must have two years driving experience

Description: Assist the driver in providing safe transportation services to the school districts served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: $14.50/hour

Transportation Career Opportunities

The Berks County Intermediate Unit has immediate openings for school bus drivers, school bus driver trainees, van drivers, and bus/van assistants.

Bus drivers can earn up to $26.65 per hour depending on experience. School bus driver trainees earn up to $16.55 per hour and receive paid training up to 30 hours. Van drivers can earn $17.75 and bus/van assistants can earn up to $14.50.

Positions are available in the Muhlenberg, Reading, and Tulpehocken Area School Districts. 

Meet Kia

Circular Play Button

“I want to be the best part of the student’s day because they are the best part of mine!”

Meet Freddie

Circular Play Button

“We want to teach these kids, but we are actually learning from them because they have so much to teach us.”

Meet Sherry

Circular Play Button

“I love the flexibility of the hours and being with the children.”

Compensation and Benefits

  • Up to $26.65 per hour depending on assignment and experience
  • $1,500 bonus for applicants who hold a CDL with proper endorsements as a school bus driver
  • Up to $765 a year in perfect attendance bonuses
  • $125 a year holiday stipend
  • $300 Employee Referral Bonus for each successful referral
  • Paid Training provided to those seeking to become a school bus driver
  • Personal Days
  • Reduced child care tuition for school-age children attending a BCIU Child Care Center
  • Eligible to purchase health insurance
  • Access to BCIU Fitness Center

Areas Served

  • Muhlenberg School District
  • Reading School District
  • Tulpehocken Area School District

Work Schedule

  • Part-Time
  • Average 20-25 hours/week | 10 months/year
  • Additional hours available if interested
  • Summers optional
  • No evenings or weekends required
  • Morning and afternoon runs

Qualifications for Employment

  • Must have valid PA driver's license
  • Must pass applicable physical exam
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • High School diploma and/or GED preferred
  • Obtain or hold current, valid Red Cross First Aid and CPR certification
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule
  • Negative drug and alcohol screenings
  • Must be able to lift and frequently carry up to 35 pounds
  • Demonstrated ability to interact and communicate effectively with staff, students, and families

Apply Today

Click the button below to view all transportation job openings at the BCIU. Applications take just 20 minutes!

Current Open Positions

Current Licensed School Bus Driver

Description: Render safe, timely, and cost-efficient transportation services to the schools served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: Up to $26.65/hour | $1,500 sign-on bonus (with CDL and appropriate endorsements)

Additional Qualifications:

  • Hold and maintain a valid PA Commercial Driver’s License with proper endorsements
  • Pass school bus driver physical exam

Description: Render safe, timely, and cost-efficient transportation services to the schools served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: Up to $16.55/hour during training period; $21.55/hour upon securing CDL with proper endorsements. Paid training is provided to gain the knowledge, experience, and comfort to become a school bus driver at the BCIU. A $1,500 value!

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must have two years driving experience
  • Obtain and maintain a valid PA Commercial Driver's License with proper endorsements within prescribed timeframe

Description: Render safe, timely, and cost-efficient transportation services to the schools served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: Up to $17.75/hour

Additional Qualifications:

  • Must have two years driving experience

Description: Assist the driver in providing safe transportation services to the school districts served by the Berks County Intermediate Unit.

Salary: $14.50/hour

Apply Today

Click the button below to view all transportation job openings at the BCIU. Applications take just 20 minutes!
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