Bus Driver Recruitment

Become a Bus Operator with HSR and start a rewarding career

As an HSR Bus Operator, you are a municipal employee.

You play a critical role as HSR’s first point of contact with all passengers and set the tone for their entire customer service experience.

Your commitment to delivering a safe and positive customer experience on every trip, to both new and returning passengers, aligns with our vision to be the preferred choice for commuting within the City.

HSR continues to work on improving current bus routes and meeting future demands of our city’s growing population. We are looking to hire Bus Operators who are dedicated to the role and have a strong desire to support HSR in achieving all our goals.

Working as a Bus Operator for the HSR is a great opportunity for the right person

When making your decision to apply, ensure you have a clear understanding of the expectations, role requirements and life style changes that you may need to make before committing to becoming a Bus Operator.

Still unsure if this is the right job for you?  See a Bus Operator in action. Hop on the B Line, Barton, King, Upper James or the Rymal. The best way to get a feel for the job is to watch a Bus Operator at work.

  • This application process creates an eligibility list, which remains in place for one year.
  • Only applicants who have demonstrated the greatest potential are offered positions.
  • Due to limited number of vacancies at HSR, successful completion of all steps does not guarantee employment.  
  • Applicants offered a position receive six weeks of on the job training to receive a license upgrade, on-bus and other operational and service training. New recruits are paid during the training process.