Lextran Employment Opportunities

We are currently looking for the next great employees to work at (Lextran) the Transit Authority of Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government. Lextran is the public transit authority in Fayette County, Kentucky. We provide nearly five million passenger trips each year. We provide great transit service and we help build meaningful careers. 

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


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

200 West Loudon Avenue
Lexington, KY 40508


Service Worker

Posted: April 18, 2016

This position reports to the Director of Maintenance and/or 
Maintenance Foreman and performs the following:
Fuel and check fluid levels on equipment
Wash and clean coaches and other company vehicles
Janitorial duties related to Lextran facilities
Perform minor mechanical duties such as checking tires and adjusting air pressure, changing bulbs and lenses, check batteries, jump start buses, and make minor repairs.
Road calls and bus changes as necessary
Other duties as assigned
Prefer a high school diploma or equivalent.  One year experience in minor vehicle maintenance and cleaning preferred.  Must have  good work and driving record, effective verbal and written communication skills.   A Commercial Driver License is required.   Must pass USDOT physical and drug screen.
Lextran is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants.  Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status.

Lextran Personnel Dept

200 West Loudon Avenue
Lexington, KY 40508