Driver - Independent Operator


Part-Time | St. Louis, MO

$300 - $700 per week 


Want to help kids get the education they deserve? Earn extra cash by taking students to school with BEST Ride. Enjoy flexible hours, immediate earnings, and meaningful work!


Position Overview:

We’re seeking friendly, independent drivers willing to go the extra mile by helping local kids get to and from school! Work with BEST Ride to help students achieve success! This is the perfect part-time job for retired teachers & educators, school bus drivers, chauffeurs, and even stay-at-home moms, dads, & grandparents. It’s also a great side job for college professors or anyone else with free mornings and/or afternoons.


About BEST Ride:

BEST Ride, started by BEST Transportation and St. Louis County & Yellow Cab, provides driving opportunities for people just like you. If you’ve ever considered driving your own car to earn some extra cash or wanted to find a job working with kids, we’d love to have you on our team!

The Perks of Driving with BEST Ride:

  • Work for yourself as an independent driver!

  • Earn income with a predictable schedule, all with your own personal vehicle!

  • Every day is payday with BEST Ride!

  • Enjoy weekends and summers off work.

  • Our team of transportation professionals will advise you on licensing, insurance, and everything else you need to give kids the BEST Ride!

  • Complimentary access to a car wash and vacuums, on location.  



Since you will be working with children, safety is a priority. We want friendly, reliable candidates to be BEST Ride Drivers. For starters, you must:

  • Be at least 25 years of age.

  • Have a valid Class E Driver's License

  • Have a clean driving record & be able to pass a fingerprint-based background check.

  • Be available Monday-Friday during the school year in the mornings, afternoons, or both!

  • Own a 2012 or newer sedan, minivan or SUV in great condition.

  • Be friendly and professional with an attitude to go the extra mile for student passengers.


Essential Activities:

  • This position will work Monday-Friday during the school year. Two shifts are available: one in the morning and another in the afternoon. Drivers may choose to work one or both shifts. Drivers will have the same pre-scheduled, assigned trips every day. Each trip will provide service for 1-6 student passengers to and/or from school.


Morning Shift: 6:00am – 9:00am.


Afternoon Shift: 2:00pm – 5:00pm.

9930 Meeks Blvd St. Louis, MO 63132