Spare School Bus Driver - North York
Job Description

Spare School Bus Driver - Flexible Shifts that Suit your Lifestyle

Location: North York, ON

Why You Should Choose McCluskey

McCluskey Transportation is seeking dedicated and caring individuals to join our team as Spare School Bus Drivers. Hours are flexible and are based on YOUR schedule. Earn extra income by working a few shifts per week while still leaving time to keep other commitments or do the things you enjoy!

This is an opportunity that is always exciting and allows for work-life balance; perfect for a stay-at-home parent, entrepreneur, or retiree.

Spare drivers must be comfortable with navigation as they can cover any route. A good knowledge of North York, Etobicoke and Toronto is essential.


McCluskey Transportation is currently offering a $1,000 bonus to existing Class B or E drivers hired before April 30, 2019! Receive $500 right away following successful completion of training, route selection and completion of your first route. The remaining $500 will be paid out following successful completion of the school year in June.

McCluskey Transportation is offering

  • Flexibility within your personal life - earn extra income on your schedule
  • Competitive wages and bonuses
  • Save on daycare - bring up to two preschool-aged children to work with you
  • Employee recognition programs
  • Recognition as a community hero who helps to ensure everyone gets Safely Home

Hours of work

Monday to Friday - spare drivers are able to provide their availability in advance and work as little or as often as they like.

Spare drivers are paid according to the route they are covering (routes pay $67 per day, with the potential to earn more on routes over 3 hours).

Job Description

Spare School Bus Drivers provide relief coverage when needed and are responsible for safely transporting students to and from school. Successful candidates must be committed to safety and customer service and will possess superior oral and written communication skills. Routes fall between the hours of 6:30 am - 9:30 am in the morning and 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm in the evening.


  • Valid Class B or E driver's license preferred (training provided to upgrade from a class G)
  • Organized, punctual and reliable
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Working knowledge of the city and map reading skills
  • Positive work history interacting with schools, parents and students
  • Commitment to excellence in customer service

Job Requirements


Company Overview

McCluskey Transportation Ltd. is a private, Canadian-owned, full-service bus transportation company.

We have been a proud supplier of bus transportation to various companies and school boards in the Greater Toronto area. McCluskey Transportation operates 124 special needs routes, with an office and shop in Etobicoke.

At McCluskey, we are driven by our Core Values, and our unwavering commitment to Safety.

Safely Home is our deep conviction to safety, and it is the ultimate promise we make to each other, to our clients, and to the communities in which we operate.