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    I have been working at First Student part-time (less than an year)

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    I live in closeby. I think working in cvs is a great opportunity

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First Student Interviews

Updated Nov 13, 2014
Updated Nov 13, 2014

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    School Bus Driver Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mazomanie, WI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mazomanie, WI
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at First Student.

    Interview Details

    Hiring process is long and there's a lot of paperwork. The interview is super easy, basically if you like kids, or don't, you get the job as long as you pass all of the background checks, drug tests and driving record checks

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    There is no negotiation, this terminal is covered by a union, so you get to pay $150 to the teamsters in your first 5 weeks. Also, training is like 4 weeks long and you don't get paid for it until a month after you're done training.
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Website www.firststudentinc.com
Headquarters Cincinnati, OH
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1999
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Travel & Tourism
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

First Student knows that a student's first assignment is to get to school, safely and on time. Together, First Student and sister company FirstCanada transport about six million students to and from their classrooms every day via a fleet of some 57,000 buses. As North America's #1 school bus business, they operate from a network of 650-plus locations, spanning 42 states in the US and eight provinces in Canada. In addition to transportation, the company offers a slew of ancillary services, including preventative maintenance, fuel (its storage and purchase), route... More

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