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Apply to become Lexington 2 bus driver; get credit for commercial, military experience

Job candidates who apply to become school bus drivers in Lexington Two will receive credit for their years of experience in previous commercial driving positions and in the military, effectively boosting their starting pay with the district.

The opportunity for a larger starting salary is in addition to other benefits of working as a school bus driver in Lexington Two, including state benefits for medical, dental and retirement; sick time; and training. Once hired, there is an opportunity for a roughly 2% step pay increase for each additional year of service with the district.

Lexington Two includes the communities of Cayce, West Columbia, Springdale, South Congaree and Pine Ridge. The district is now hiring for the current school year, as well as for the coming 2021-22 academic year.

For information about available positions and how to apply, contact the Transportation Office at (803) 755-7455.