• Employment Opportunities

     

    The Division is looking for Bus Drivers and Automotive Mechanics with a positive attitude and a desire to work in the second largest school district in the country. Potential Bus Drivers must meet the following entrance qualifications (not an exhaustive list):
    • Graduation from high school or evidence of equivalent educational proficiency
    • Light Bus Driver: six months of experience driving a bus or truck or successful completion of a course in school bus driver training given by the LAUSD Transportation Services Division
    • Heavy Bus Driver: one year of experience in driving a bus or truck of at least 16,000 lbs gross vehicle weight. Successful completion of an accredited course in heavy bus driver training can be substituted for the one year of experience

    Please click here for Bus Driver typical duties and qualifications. If interested, please call (213) 580-2903.  For information on the minimum training requirements to obtain the state School Bus Certificate, click here.

    Potential Automotive Mechanics (Bus-Truck) must meet the following qualifications (not an exhaustive list):

    • Graduation from high school or evidence of equivalent educational proficiency
    • Completion of a four year apprentice training program in heavy duty automotive equipment repair, or four years of equivalent experience which must have included two years of mechanical repair work on heavy-duty buses or trucks

    Please click here for Automotive Mechanic (Bus-Truck) typical duties and qualifications. To view current and future openings, please visit the District's Personnel Commission website or call them at (213) 241-3455.