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Old 08-25-2019, 09:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Chronos View Post
There's no way a school bus driver would get fired, or if they did, they'd be instantly hired by the next district over. There's way too much demand for school bus drivers.
In rural Missouri where the factories and the mines closed a generation ago, if you're an otherwise unskilled worker, working for a public school is a damn highly sought after job. Same with working for the county highway department. Even if it's only part-time, it pays better than the 10 hours a week you'll be lucky to get at the local Wal-Mart that ran all the other retailers out.

Just ask my aunt. She drove a school bus for a rural district for 30 years.