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UPCOMING SCHOOL BUS DRIVER TRAINING CLASS

(New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender Counties)

ALL potential applicants prior to being invited to class MUST complete the online application at  https://nc.teachermatch.org or www.nhcs.net for other information

Log in include references with current emails and phone numbers of supervisors and current resume.   

SPACE IS LIMITED - Closing date March 20, 2020

Dates:  March 30 through April 3, 2020 -- You must attend ALL five days

Time:  9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Location:  Carolina Beach Road Complex - Large Conference Room

2814 Carolina Beach Road

Wilmington, NC 28412

Please contact Valeria Jones (910-254-4395) for further details.

You must be present all five (5) days for the entire class time.  On day FINAL  day you will take the written test.  You must pass all sections with a score of 80% or above. 

Things to bring for class:  Current Driver License; Glasses; the trainer will test your vision within the 5 day period.  Pen, pencil and paper  for taking notes.  Lunch or snacks,  there are restaurants near by.  Drink and snack machines are located in the Division offices.

You must pass the classroom training, take the DOT Drug test and receive a negative report; obtain a DOT medical card and your CLP (Commercial Learner Permit) before road training is scheduled.  If you have possessed a driver's license in another state in the last 5 years, you will also be required to present a certified copy of your driving record from your previous state's DMV.

 

 

The mission of the Transportation Department is to transport students to and from school safely, on schedule, and ready to learn. The Transportation Department strives to set forth a working environment whereby drivers, through teamwork, build relationships in our school system and in our community. Transportation personnel in New Hanover County Schools receive formal training to ensure development of professional drivers and mechanics who are fully dedicated to the accident-free transportation of all students.

Transportation is a major component of the entire school operation. Transportation leadership collects, analyzes, and uses valid transportation data and information to drive excellence and to improve overall operational performance, ensuring that pupils are furnished transportation in the safest, most reliable, and economical manner. 

Department Members

Ken Nance

Director
ken.nance@nhcs.net
910-254-4080
Address
 
2814 Carolina Beach Road
Wilmington, NC  28412

Phone:  910-254-4080
Fax:  910-254-4388
Evening Dispatcher:
   910-254-4108
   910-442-6848

Vance Wilkie
Garage Foreman
vance.wilkie@nhcs.net
910-254-4086
 
Mark Clawson
TIMS Coordinator
mark.clawson@nhcs.net
910-254-4084
 
Margo Anderson
Cost Clerk
margaret.anderson@nhcs.net
910-254-4093
 
Carole Farrow
Division Supervisor
carole.farrow@nhcs.net
910-254-4154
Roxanna Wilson
Parts Technician
roxanna.wilson@nhcs.net
910-254-4393
 
Dana Adams
Activity Bus Coordinator
dana.adams@nhcs.net
910-254-4080
 
Carol Musselwhite
Payroll Operator
carol.musselwhite@nhcs.net
910-254-4394
 
Valeria Jones
Division Supervisor
valeria.jones@nhcs.net
910-254-4395