Put Your Career in Drive

CapMetro Bus Operations

Bus Drivers

Like being captain of your own ship? Are you a people person who thrives on interactions with new and familiar faces every day? Want to escape the typical office setting?

If all this describes you, a job as a CapMetro bus driver might be just the thing to put your career in motion. We’re seeking dedicated and responsible individuals with a strong work ethic to provide safe, reliable and friendly transportation to the Austin area.

  • Paid commercial driver’s license training
  • Autonomy and leadership – you’re in charge 24/7 
  • Freedom to see Austin and meet people from all walks of life 
  • Long-term career growth and longevity
  • Commitment to helping others with a smile and positive attitude


  • Drivers license and clean driving record
  • 21 years or older
  • Outgoing, people person

Starting hourly rate: $23.34/hour with regular wage increases
Hiring bonus: Up to $5,000 depending on qualifications

Apply now to become a Bus Driver

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Calling all mechanics! Do you like being part of a tightly knit team? Getting your hands dirty – literally? Love knowing how things work and learning new technologies like electric vehicles? 

We’re seeking candidates who can perform preventative maintenance, diagnostics, service and repair of steering, suspension, brakes, engines, transmissions, differentials, electrical, wheelchair lifts and air conditioning systems. Successful applicants must be able to work safely, perform part analysis on damaged parts and assist in inventory control or other duties as necessary.

Starting wage: $32.72/hour
Hiring bonus: Up to $5,000 depending on the applicant's qualifications

Apply Now to become a Mechanic

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Not a bus driver or mechanic?

We have more bus operations opportunities for motivated individuals who value autonomy, leadership and interacting with people from all walks of life.

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Benefits Offered

star-ovalYou’ll drive change for Austin’s futurestar-ovalImmediate job openings with trainingstar-ovalAnd enjoy benefits such as …

  • Wellness program
  • Childcare and learning center
  • Medical and Life Insurance plans
  • Dental and Vision plan
  • Flexible Spending plans 
  • 401K with (company match)
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Free transit for employees & family members

What Our Employees Are Saying

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Bus Operator

“If you like being autonomous, you like people and being a part of something, then this is the job for you.”

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Bus Operator

“I’ve learned about people. How you communicate with this person isn’t the same as talking to that person.” 



“I can come in and learn new things every day – and I love learning new things. If you have a willingness to learn and put in the work, then this is a great place to be.” 

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Our Culture / People

People you love seeing every day. It’s a thing around here.

Working for CapMetro isn’t just work. It’s a passion. It’s a point of pride. And the people? They’re pretty darn great, too. There’s a sense of connectedness that comes with knowing you’re impacting people every single day and doing good for the community. Here, we’re driven to help people from all walks of life, and it shows. Take a look.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

CapMetro is deeply committed to building a workplace where inclusion is not only valued but prioritized. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and committed to creating a welcoming and diverse environment. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, pregnancy, age, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws. CapMetro makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit and organization needs at the time. CapMetro is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We encourage people with disabilities and from other diverse backgrounds to apply for CapMetro vacancies.

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