School Bus DriversTransportation Joint Agreement
School Bus Drivers
The Transportation Joint Agreement (TJA), the shared bus service for Districts 47 and 155, is hiring Bus Drivers.
Start at $17.87 per hour!
Qualified candidates must:
• 21 years or older
• Valid Driver's License & safe driving record
• Pass a background screening and drug test
New hires receive paid training. Benefits include the IMRF retirement plan and paid holidays.
TJA has been owned and operated by Districts 47 and 155 since 1974 and is overseen by an advisory board comprised of school officials from both districts. The department services four high schools, three middle schools, nine elementary schools, and two parochial schools. It also services various early childhood centers and provides transportation to 23 out-of-district special needs locations. The TJA has 125 school buses, 161 employees and transports approximately 10,000 students per day over 1.8 million miles per year! The organization recognizes its responsibility to the community to provide safe, efficient, reliable and timely bus service for the transportation of all students while abiding by all laws, rules procedures and ethical practices.