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Career Opportunities

Spare Bus Drivers - All Regions


Location: All Schools

Competition #: 13916

Open To: Everyone

Date Posted: November 18th, 2021

Closing Date: November 30th, 2021 - 12:00am

Additional Information:







Northland School Division No. 61 is seeking mature individuals to work as Spare Bus Drivers in all of our communities.


Applicants must possess a Class 1 or 2 license with S Endorsement. 


Northland is prepared to offer training opportunities for applicants who do not possess appropriate credentials. 

  • Wages during training
  • All expenses paid while training
  • Re-imbursement of all expenses related to obtaining license


Please contact Susanne Jones – Transportation Manager at (780) 624-2060 ext. 6172 or visit your local school to complete a Drivers Abstract Consent form and submit a copy of your driver’s license along with your resume. 


Kindly note that offers of employment will be conditional on receipt of a satisfactory check for a criminal record of the candidate.






Northland School Division Communities with Division Operated Busing

Calling Lake – Calling Lake School

Chipewyan Lake – Chipewyan Lake School

Conklin – Conklin Community School

East Prairie – Hillview School

Fishing Lake – to Cold Lake Schools

Fort Chipewyan – Athabasca Delta Community School

Gift Lake – Gift Lake School

Grouard – Grouard Northland School

Paddle Prairie – Paddle Prairie School

Sandy Lake – Pelican Mountain School

Wabasca/Demarais – St. Theresa, Mistassiniy & Career Pathways Schools



Northland School Division Communities with Contract Operated Busing

Anzac – Contact Sparksman Transportation

Elizabeth – Contact TUK Consulting

Fishing Lake – Contact Glen Christensen or Fishing Lake Metis Settlement

Fort McKay – Contact Sparksman Transportation

Janvier – Contact Sparksman Transportation

Peavine – Contact Norma Noskey, Al Anderson or Dorothy Anderson


Please contact Susanne Jones at (780) 624-2060 ext. 6172 to be put in touch with one of the contractors listed above if you are interested in becoming a spare driver in one of these areas.  Please note, the contractors operate under their own policies and training costs may differ from Northland School Division.