Becoming a Bus Driver

  • Requirements for Becoming a Bus Driver                                             Buses Lined Up at School

    To become a bus driver for Cumberland County Schools, you must meet the
    following requirements:

    • Be at least 18 years old
    • Have a valid CDL and must be a licensed driver for a minimum of 6 months
    • Pass a DOT physical examination and obtain a DOT medical card as required by the FMCSA
    • Pass qualifications as determined by NCDMV
    • Pass Pre-Employment drug screening.

    Steps to Become a Bus Driver for Cumberland County Schools

    1)  Fill out an application online.     
          Click here to begin your application       Be sure to select “Bus Driver” on “type of application.” 

    2) Once the background check is complete, all applicants who are eligible for hire will receive an email from the Transportation Office. 

    If you would like more information or are interested in becoming a bus driver, please contact the Cumberland County Schools Transportation Office at (910) 678-2581 or click here to email our office.

Contact Us

  • Transportation
    1014 Gillespie St.
    Fayetteville, NC 28306
    Fax: 910-678-2359

    Emergency Breakdown

    Executive Director
    Kristi Harden

    Earnest Gillespie