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To help address the bus driver shortage in West Michigan, Dean Transportation is hiring.

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They're looking for qualified school bus bus drivers, monitors and attendants, and service technicians throughout Grand Rapids and Kent Intermediate School District Fox 17 reports.

Dean Transportation is providing paid training; no experience is needed.

Positions start at up to $21 per hour.

Dean is offering the below sign-on bonuses for new hires:

$750 – School Bus Drivers with a CDL Class B and P & S Endorsements and Mechanics

$500 – School Bus Drivers Without a CDL or with a CDL Class B but Needing P & S Endorsements

$250 – Van Drivers, School Bus Attendants, School Bus Monitors and Bus Washers

Upcoming Dean Transportation Hiring Events

  • Tuesday, Sept. 7 from 2:30-4 p.m.
    • Pine Grove Learning Center Cafeteria
    • 2101 52nd St. SW, Wyoming, MI 49519
  • Wednesday, Sept. 8 from 2:30-4 p.m.
    • Lincoln School Cafeteria
    • 862 Crahen Ave., Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Thursday, Sept. 9 from 2:30-4 p.m.
    • Kent ISD Education Service Center (Coldwater Room)
    • 2930 Knapp St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Job seekers should bring a valid driver’s license and prepare for on-the-spot interviews.

If you're unable to attend a hiring event, or would like more information about open positions and to apply online visit deanjobs.com.

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