Theme Park Seasonal Bus Drivers - $20/hr+ for am and $23/hr+ for pm routes!
Santa Claus, IN Bus Transportation

You’re part of a proud tradition when you work with us at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari. From our humble beginnings in 1946 as Santa Claus Land, America’s first theme park has grown into a world-class attraction in the heart of Santa Claus, Indiana. Holiday World’s top-ranked coasters and attractions, along with its lovingly restored and maintained classic rides, are matched only by Splashin’ Safari water park—the Water Coaster Capital of the world. Since 1946, the parks have been owned and operated by the Koch family, and that makes all the difference. When you work for Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari, we treat you like family because we are a family.

Our Bus Transportation team plays an essential role in the success of Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari. This position is responsible for the safe operation of a bus and for ensuring the safety of passengers to and from Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari while meeting established bus schedules. This position is responsible for obeying traffic laws and ensuring the buses are safe to operate by conducting daily inspections.

Our Bus Drivers make $20+ an hour for morning routes and $23+ an hour for evening routes, with a minimum of 3 hours of pay per day worked!  All of our buses are equipped with air-conditioning and interior security cameras in the front and rear. 

How You'll Be Making a Difference

  • Drive safely along designated routes
  • Obey traffic laws, safety procedures, and transit regulations
  • Pick up and drop off passengers at designated locations
  • Follow a specific timetable while on duty
  • Prevent or stop unruly behavior from passengers
  • Document rider information, including inappropriate behavior, misconduct, and/or amenability
  • Report rider information to HR for further investigation, disciplinary action, and/or praise, as needed
  • Communicate with passengers and employers regarding delays or any issues along a route
  • Conduct routine maintenance checks on bus tires, lights, and oil when needed
  • Properly fill out maintenance requests, fuel logs, activity registers
  • Communicate any issues with routes or buses to HR personnel
  • Collect correct amount of bus tickets, per location pick-up or drop-off
  • Establish and maintain cooperative and effective working relationships with others including drivers, riders, and parents of riders
  • Ensure the cleanliness cornerstone is maintained on the buses, at pick up locations, and at driver workspaces
  • Attend in-service meetings and training courses as assigned
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • At least 21 years old with a valid driver’s license
  • CDL Class A or Class B certification with passenger endorsement required
  • Currently employed by a school system preferred
  • Ability to travel over state lines preferred
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with all levels of employees and management
  • Valid driver's license

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

For the safety of our Guests and our staff, Holiday World & Splashin' Safari conducts background checks on all applicants aged 18 or older and we follow all federal and state laws, FCRA regulations and EEOC guidance regarding the use of criminal records in the hiring process. Unless otherwise provided by law, a criminal record will not automatically disqualify an applicant or employee from employment.