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

 

Transportation Supervisor

Posted: January 13, 2014

This position reports to the Director of Transportation and is responsible for the following:

  • Assign and accurately record daily work assignments to bus operators.
  • Coordinate daily equipment needs with maintenance department.
  • Monitor two-way radio and communicate with other supervisors, maintenance, and bus operators.
  • Monitor efficiency and effectiveness of service by observation, supervision, instruction and assisance to bus operators.
  • Respond and investigate emergency situations, including accidents and incidents.
  • Other duties as directed.

Individual must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Individuals with transit bus operator experience preferred. One to three years of supervisory experience may be substituted. Effective verbal and written communication, computer, and good human relations skills are necessary. Strong supervisory, organizational, labor relations, and leadership skills are required. Valid CDL license required. Must submit to physical exam and drug screen.

All inquiries should be addressed to Lextran Human Resources Department.

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

Lextran Personnel Dept

109 West Loudon Avenue
Lexington, KY 40508

 

Service Worker

Posted: January 13, 2014

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 of equivalent. One year experience in minor vehicle maintenance and cleaning preferred. Must have a good work and driving record, effective verbal and written communication skills. A Commercial Driver License is required. Must pass USDOT physical and drug screen.

All inquiries should be addressed to Geri Davidson.

Lextran Personnel Department

109 West Loudon Avenue

Lexington, KY 40508

 

Equal Opportunity Employer