Now Hiring Professional Motorcoach Drivers


Illini Shuttle is a bus service which operates between Champaign and the Chicago Suburbs and between Charleston and the Chicago Suburbs. We've been in business since November, 1983. Our customers are mainly U of I and ISU students.

We're growing, and we need you on our team!


Driving for Illini Shuttle has several benefits over other driving jobs:

For those who like adventure, we also operate charters to out-of-state destinations.


Coach Drivers earn $17-$20/hr depending on qualifications and experience.

Drivers with strong communication skills who demonstrate enthusiasm, commitment, and who are safe and reliable may be invited to do additional non-driving work, such as supervising loadings, training new drivers, etc.


Full-Time Coach drivers:

Part-Time Coach drivers::


Full-time drivers will typically be scheduled to work five days per week, on average. Weekend availability is essential.

Part-time drivers will be scheduled consistent with employee's availability and our needs. Part time drivers will generally work 2-3 days per week, mostly Thursday-Monday.


Training takes approximately 40 hours. Training scheduling is flexible. Training is paid at minimum wage. Drivers who successfully complete training receive a $400 bonus after completion of first ten solo trips.

Candidates who do not possess a P endorsement on their CDL will receive free training leading up to P endorsement.

Home Base

Our bus lot is located in north Champaign. You'll report to work at this location.


Coach Driver

Application Process

Before you can drive for us, we'll check you out:


Application Instructions


Do you have any questions? Send us a quick email at illinishuttlejobs1801 *at*