Lextran Employment Opportunities

All Lextran positions come with a variety of employee benefits. We offer excellent medical benefits, which include small copays for each doctor visit or prescription.  Retirement and 401K plans are available, as well as lfe and disability insurance.  Employees and their immediate family get free transportation on Lextran buses and employees are eligible to join the Metro Credit Union.

Lextran also offers an excellent vacation plan, which works on a graduated scale starting from one week of vacation after one year to five weeks of paid vacation after twenty years. Lextran offers an excellent sick leave program and 10 paid holidays per year.

Click Here to get an electronic version of the Employment Application.

When applying for employment with Lextran, you are required to supply the following items:

1. Background Check

2. Driving history

3. Copy of your driver's license

PLEASE NOTE: If you do not live in the state of Kentucky or you have just moved to Kentucky, please provide a background check and driving history from your current or previous home state.

Background Check

You may request a criminal record report in person by drive-thru window at the Administrative Office of the Courts, 100 Millcreek Park, Frankfort, KY. The office is open Monday through Friday, 8am-4:30pm except on state observed holidays.   Cost: $20.00

AOCFastcheck is a new process that will greatly reduce the time required to provide criminal record reports. You can submit requests for criminal record reports and receive and email notification when the results are available.

Website: http://courts.ky.gov/aoc/criminalrecordreports/Pages/default.aspx

Driving History

This website allows anyone to request Driving History Records for Kentucky drivers. Driver status, license expiration, driving restrictions, and traffic violations will be contained on the record. Cost: $5.00.

Website: http://dhr.ky.gov/DHRWeb/dhrinfo.jsp

If you have questions, call 502-564-6800


OPEN POSITIONS

Bus Operator

Posted: January 13, 2015

This position reports to the Director of Operations and is responsible for operating transit coach safely and timely over scheduled routes.

An individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have good driving record. Good public relation skills are needed. Must have ability to obtain a Class B Commercial Driver License. Must pass a USDOT physical exam and drug screen.

All inquiries should be addressed to Geri Davidson, Director of Human Resources.

Those interested in applying for this position should submit an application to:

Lextran Personnel Dept

109 West Loudon Avenue
Lexington, KY 40508

 

B-Mechanic

Posted: March 10, 2015

This position reports to the Director of Maintenace and/or Maintenance Foreman and performs the following:

1. Operate brake lathe, welders, bus lift, and various other types of shop equipment.

2. Complete brake service. Must be familiar with both S cam and wedge air brake systems.

3. Assist A-Mechanic in the maintenance and service of R12/R22 high pressure air conditioning systems.

4. Electrical repairs/troubleshooting using bus schematics, wiring diagrams, and various test equipment.

5. Maintain and repair suspension, steering, and drive line components.

6. Road calls and bus changes as necessary.

7. Preventive maintenance and inspections on equipment.

8. Other duties as assigned.

An individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have a mechanical background; one to two years in heavy diesel maintenance. Vocational training may be substituted for one year of experience. Must have a good work record, effective verbal and written skills, and be in excellent physical and mental health. A Commercial Driver License is required. Must perform successfully on all tests if administered. Must pass USDOT physical and drug screen.

All inquiries should be addressed to Geri Davidson, Director of Administration

Those interested in applying for this position should submit an application to:

Lextran Personnel Dept

109 West Loudon Avenue
Lexington, KY 40508

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Customer Service Representative

Posted: May 7, 2015

This position reports to the Director of Community Affairs and is responsible for communicating schedule and bus route information to customers, selling fare media, and making I.D. as required.

An individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must have ability to read maps, interpret schedules and be well acquainted with the Lexington area.  Good telephone etiquette and public relation skills are needed.  Must be available for flexible work schedule.   Must pass a physical and drug screen.

All inquiries should be addressed to Jill Barnett, Director of Community Affairs

Those interested in applying for this position should apply to the Human Resources Department, LexTran, 109 West Loudon Avenue, Lexington, KY  40508

Applications will be accepted until position is filled

Equal Opportunity Employer