NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Norfolk Public Schools is looking to fill 20 bus driver positions before the 2017-2018 school year.

The Department of Human Resources for Norfolk Public Schools hopes to also hire bus assistants.

The school system has over 300 school buses, but less than 240 contracted drivers. Those buses take approximately 11,000 students to and from school daily, traveling more than 2.3 million miles every year.

Potential applicants must have a strong work ethic, exhibit professionalism, and believe in providing outstanding customer service.

If you would like to apply, visit the Norfolk Public School's website and complete and online application.