Job: Bus Driver/Grounds Person

Deerfield Academy

7 Boyden Lane

Company Description:
Deerfield Academy is an independent secondary school committed to high standards of scholarship, citizenship, and personal responsibility. Through a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, extensive co-curricular program, and supportive residential environment, Deerfield encourages each student to develop an inquisitive and creative mind, sound body, and strong moral character. Set in a historic village bounded by river, hills, and farms, Deerfield inspires reflection, study and play, abiding friendships, and a defining school spirit.
Salary Range:Location:
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeGeneral
Education Level:Work Experience:
High School or Equivalent
Preference: Nice to have

Preference: Nice to have

Deerfield Academy’s Physical Plant is seeking a Bus Driver/Grounds Person to work full-time on a year-round basis.


The Bus Driver/Grounds person’s primary duty is to transport students and employees utilizing Academy buses/vehicles. Supplemental work as needed as a Grounds person working with a team of individuals to assist with the maintenance of the physical aspects of the campus grounds, school owned houses and athletic fields, including operating all relevant equipment, and performing maintenance and work necessary to keep all Deerfield Academy properties in safe excellent condition.

Sign on Bonus - The successful candidate will receive a $1,000 sign-on bonus ($500 paid at the time of hire and $500 at the end of 90 days.)

 Deerfield offers a generous benefits package including health, dental, retirement, and paid time off.

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 The successful candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent, 1-3 years’ experience bus driving, Class B Driver’s license with Air Brake and Passenger Endorsements; ability to obtain DOT medical card; landscape experience and Hoister’s License is preferred.  Evening and weekend work is required.  Bus driving schedule may include overnight trips.