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Director of Transportation                   Independence, MO


Independence School District is seeking to fill the position of Director of Transportation. The Independence School District is a growing suburban district of 14,000 students located 15 minutes from Kansas City, Missouri. Known for its commitment to excellence and cutting-edge programs, the district has unparalleled community support. When you join the Independence School District, you join a team determined to make a difference in students’ lives and willing to step outside of the box in order to do it.

If selected for employment, residency in the Independence School District will be required. A Bachelor’s degree, CDL-B license with a school bus endorsement and experience with pupil transportation are preferred. A minimum of five (5) years experience as a manager/supervisor is required. This position will supervise around 200 employees and ensure the safe and efficient transportation of district students. Salary is contingent upon experience.

To apply, please complete an online application at
For more information, please call 816-521-5300.

This position will be posted in the district until filled.

The School District of Independence is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in admission/access to treatment/ employment in its programs and activities. Any person having inquiries concerning Independence School District’s compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI & Title IX is directed to contact the Associate Superintendent/Educational Programs. Inquiries concerning compliance with regulations implementing Section 504 are directed to the Director of Special Services. These coordinators are located at 201 N Forest Avenue, Independence, MO 64050, telephone 816/521-5300 or the Office for Civil Rights, Department of Education, Washington, DC. Any person may also contact the assistant secretary for civil rights, U.S. Department of Education, regarding the institution’s compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI, Title IX or Section 504.









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