New Employee Information

Thank you for taking an interest in becoming a professional school bus driver. You are embarking on a career path which we hope you will find as rewarding as we do here at Thirdwave Bus Services. The safety and well being of many children rely on your experience and training as a driver and caring approach as a role model. The following will help you through the application and interview process on your journey to becoming a professional school bus driver.

What you need to know to apply:

  • You will need to have the appropriate license (class 1, 2, or 4,) for the type of bus that you will be operating;
  • You will need to provide a current drivers abstract with your completed application form;
  • Typical hours of work could be between 7:00am – 9:30am and 2:00pm – 5:00pm with the possibility of noon and extra work in between or after the AM and PM runs;

What you need to know if called for an interview:

  • Bring yourself; relaxed and prepared for a 1 hour + interview and road test,
  • Bring any other relevant paperwork (i.e. safety certificates, training records, etc),
  • Please bring your original driver’s license and abstract to the interview,

If you would like a copy of your ICBC claim history, please call:

  • Lower Mainland: 604-661-2800
  • Elsewhere: 1-800-663-3051

What you need to know if you are successful in being called for training:

  • A current Criminal Record check will be required.
  • Please come dressed casually and appropriately as you will be learning and practicing your new skills inside and outside of the bus.
  • Your training will consist of 3 to 5 training sessions by our own trainers.
  • Please Note: Trainees are not paid until they pass their road test and begin driving unsupervised.

If you have any questions on the above please feel free to contact us at the office. 604-247-1221 (Marek Bajerski)