Employment Opportunities

Employment Application

    School Bus Driver

    SCHOOL BUS DRIVER APPLICANT INFORMATION

    A School Bus Driver for the Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton School District will be responsible for driving a morning and afternoon bus route for the 180 days school is in session.  There are also three to four organizational in informational meeting during the course of the school year that a bus driver is required to attend.

    Regular Route Driving Hours:  6:30 a.m. to 8:15 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.

    Wage:

    • $23 per hour for 3.5 hours of driving daily.
    • 10 cents per mile for regular route driving 
    • $12.50 for co-curricular driving.

    Benefits:

    • Participation in the Wisconsin Retirement System, 50% funded by the NOW Board of Education 
    • Long Term Disability Insurance, 100% funded by the NOW Board of Education
    • 8 Sick Days per year
    • 2 paid vacation days annually

     

    To apply, complete and send the School District’s Application form to Dr. Kelly T. Burhop, District Administrator, Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton School District, PO Box 130, Ontario, WI  54651.  If you apply after June 30, please send your application to Travis Anderson.

    All bus driving positions are open until filled.

    RESPONSIBLE FOR

    School District Bus Drivers are responsible for the safe transportation of school district students and for the timely communication of mechanical issues regarding any bus driven to the School District Bus Mechanic.  

    REPORTS TO

    School District Bus Drivers report to and are under the supervision of the District Administrator.  The District Administrator is responsible all driving assignments for all bus drivers.

    SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

    All school personnel are required to perform the following tasks as School District Bus Drivers:

    • Performs pre-trip and post-trip inspections on any bus for which they drive.
    • Report any interior or exterior damage to the bus to the Bus Mechanic.
    • Report any driving accidents to the bus immediately to the District Administrator.
    • Practices driving safety procedures.
    • Schedules routine maintenance of individual route buses with the Bus Mechanic.
    • Maintain a clean bus as practical with concurring weather conditions.
    • Shall be on time for all regular routes, special routes or co-curricular routes, unless weather or other reasonable situations dictate differently.
    • Shall monitor and practice emergency evacuation procedures at least once per year with the cooperation of the District Office.
    • Shall monitor student activity and establish discipline on the bus while driving to ensure the safety of all students.
    • Must pass random drug and alcohol drug tests.
    • Follows all requirements as stated in Wisconsin Administrative Code: Trans 300.16.
    • Performs any reasonable duty as requested by School District Administration.

     

    USE OF PERSONAL CELL PHONE ON SCHOOL BUS

    • School Bus Drivers are encouraged to have their personal cell phone on their possession during bus routes, but it is to be utilized for emergency situations only.

     

    EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS

    All school personnel are required to do the following in order to be hired by the Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton School District as a Bus Driver.

    • Be able to read and comprehend written and verbal instructions.
    • Must meet minimum standards established by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation for physical and medical condition including hearing and vision testing.
    • Must be able to pass a Wisconsin Department of Transportation written and driving skills test to obtain Class B school bus and passenger endorsements.
    • Must pass pre-employment drug testing.
    • Maintain very good personal hygiene practices.
    • Act with conduct that is consistent with school district policies and procedures.


    Substitute Teachers

    $108.00 Per Day
    If interested contact: Kelly Burhop, District Administrator
    (608)337-4403 or kburhop@now.k12.wi.us

    Substitute Food Service Workers

    $11 Per Hour
    If interested contact: Kristi Schlafer, Food Service Manager
    (608)337-4401 Ext. 265 or kschlafer@now.k12.wi.us

    Coaching Opportunities

    Assistant High School Track Coach 

    Junior High Track Coach

    Submit: Letter of interest, coaching/teaching resume, 3 references, and district application to: Ken Clinton, AD, Brookwood High School, P.O. Box 130, 28861 Highway 131, Ontario, WI 54651

    For further info, contact Ken Clinton @ 608-337-4401 or kclinton@now.k12.wi.us