Gentry Transportation Department ( learn more )

Gentry School District

Gentry, Arkansas ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 4049301
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : September 28, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

Job Description: Contracted Bus Route Driver 

Department: Transportation

Reports To: Fleet Manager


Contracted 180 Days: Contracted salary range of $17.25 - $35.06 per hour based on verifiable experience.

Classified salary schedule can be found here:



  1. Operate the bus in such a manner that proper care is given the bus and passengers at all times.
  2. Start the route on time so that you will operate the bus at a safe speed and arrive at school on time.
  3. Does not change the route without proper authorization from the supervisor.
  4. Drivers are to perform a pre-trip inspection and student check before and after each route.
  5. Maintain student discipline on the bus.
  6. Keep the bus clean.
  7. Driver must wear seat belt at all times.
  8. Does not allow students off the bus unless at an approved stop, or without a written note from the campus office.
  9. Does not move the bus until all students are seated and facing forward.
  10. All other duties assigned by the supervisor.



Applicants must apply online to be considered for this position. Employment references provided must include e-mail addresses and phone numbers. Candidates must possess at minimum a current Class B CDL with school bus endorsement, air brake endorsement, and passenger endorsement, or be able to complete all training and licensing requirements. Must be able to successfully complete a criminal background check as well as a DHS Child Maltreatment Registry check. All applicants must also pass a Bus Driver physical and pre-employment drug screen.


Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. In case of an emergency the employee must be able to lift up to 75 lbs and push or pull up to 100 lbs.

  • Position Type: Contracted/Salary/180 days
  • Job Category: Classified Support Staff > Transportation


Contact the Transportation Department for more information by calling 479-736-2022.


High School Diploma or GED required.  Must be at least 25 to apply.




  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Categories : Classroom Teacher > Driver Education
    Support Staff > Transportation
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    Gentry School District is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • No experience required

    Contact Information

    • Randy Barrett , Superintendent
    • 201 S Giles Ave
    • Gentry, Arkansas 72734
    • Phone: (479) 790-4093
    • Fax: 479-736-2245
    • Email: click here

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