First Student FAQ

Have questions about working at First Student? Read answers to frequently asked questions to help you make a choice before applying to a job or accepting a job offer.

Whether it's about compensation and benefits, culture and diversity, or you're curious to know more about the work environment, find out from employees what it's like to work at First Student.

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51 English questions out of 51

12 August 2020

Does First Student offer dental insurance?

Pros

Location of the facility was in a minimal trafficked area

Cons

No benefits or insurance coverage

Advice to Management

Promote based on knowledge & not relationship

No benefits or insurance coverage

12 August 2020

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1 September 2021

Does First Student offer parental leave?

Pros

Identity Theft Protection. 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan. ShareSave Plan. Paid Time Off (PTO) Holidays. Telework and Flex Schedules. Paid Parental and Family Care Leave. Tuition Reimbursement and Professional Development benefits

Cons

Rolls-Royce was perceived as 'too big to prosecute'

Paid Parental and Family Care Leave.

1 September 2021

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3 March 2021

Does First Student offer a wellness program?

Pros

Good benefits, coworkers and dispatch nice.

Cons

Unprofessional environment, safety in field not as big of a concern versus safety on paper.

Advice to Management

Try going in the field more to observe what your employees experience. All employees should be cdl trained and licensed. To assist with daily operations.

Good benefits, coworkers and dispatch nice.

3 March 2021

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17 September 2020

Does First Student offer malpractice insurance?

Pros

The pros for me when I was a school bus driver were, flexibility and the benefits, vacation and holiday pay, insurance etc...

Cons

The cons for me when I was a school bus driver were extreme weather conditions and some students have unpleasant behavior.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work! Stay Friendly, kind and understanding.

The pros for me when I was a school bus driver were, flexibility and the benefits, vacation and holiday pay, insurance etc...

17 September 2020

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16 May 2019

Does First Student assist with or provide childcare?

Pros

Meeting new people, driving, pay

Cons

Health care and sometimes weather

Advice to Management

Keep up the great work

Health care and sometimes weather

16 May 2019

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