A partnership between Los Angeles Valley College, Metro, and Community Career Development

Exciting career opportunities are available with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) as bus operators. Previous bus driving experience is not required. The pre-employment two-week training is no-cost and has been proven highly successful in preparing job candidates for the position

Orientation Dates for the Next Training
Orientation Dates: Thursdays
All orientations begin at 10:00 a.m.

Los Angeles Valley College
5800 Fulton Avenue
ACA Building Room 1802
Valley Glen, CA 91401

Orange Bus

Contact Tempie Williams (williatm3@lavc.edu or (818) 947-2386) to schedule an appointment.

Questions? Contact:
Nichole Fowler - (213) 805-4299
Tempie Williams - (818) 947-2386

To speed up your orientation, check out our Steps for Eligibility checklist.

Initial requirements:

  • Successful completion of a background check, drug test, employment verification, and DOT physical to receive an offer of employment
  • Valid California driver's license (minimum two years)
  • At least 21 years of age and speak, read, and write English
  • Satisfactory driving record for the past five years
  • Able to obtain a BP permit prior to employment

Employment benefits include

  • $20.49/hr eight-week training wage
  • Career ladder opportunities
  • Medical, dental, and vision plan
  • Tuition assistance program
  • Retirement program
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Office Hours and Location

Mondays to Thursdays: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Fridays: 8:00AM - 3:30PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

ACA Building, Room 1301 (map)