Wichita school bus service to hold job fairs

WICHITA — First Student, which was recently hired by the Wichita school district as its bus service, will hold two job fairs for prospective drivers Tuesday and June 22 at the Workforce Center, 150 N. Main, Suite 100.

Tuesday's fair will be from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., and the June 22 fair will be from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. First Student is looking to fill 200 school bus driver positions.

First Student, which was hired in January to replace Durham Student Services, is seeking applicants with and without a commercial driver's license. The Cincinnati-based company will provide training for those who need to obtain a CDL.

Those interested but who can't attend either job fair may submit an application at the First Student location at Office This, 4031 E. Harry. Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.

For more information on the job fairs, contact the Workforce Center at 316-771-6800.