Job Vacancies

Interested in a career at KCATA? KCATA may be hiring bus drivers, mechanics and serviceworkers. 


Applicants do not need a CDL to apply, training is provided and paid. Click here for information about health and retirement benefits, and job-specific information for bus drivers, mechanics and serviceworkers. Call (816) 346-0201 for more information.


The Kansas City Area Transportation Authority (KCATA) is seeking friendly, service-minded, individuals to join our team and support our community. KCATA is a part of RideKC, providing the Kansas City area with a variety of different transit opportunities.

Every single day our KCATA team provides to the public professional, courteous and reliable opportunity and access through transportation. Our professional Bus Operators, Mechanics, Serviceworkers and staff provide a valuable service to the greater Kansas City area by driving people to work, play, schools, grocery stores and shopping, sporting events, entertainment, doctor appointments and more. It’s a great job, an important job, and a great team!

If you’re looking for a way to make a difference in your community, start your career with KCATA today! You do the driving, we do the training.

Read more about our job openings, benefits and some of our most desired positions below.


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Questions? Contact KCATA Human Resources
Call: (816) 346-0201
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KCATA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, supporting diversity in the workplace. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, or any other factor protected by law.

KCATA will be hiring bus operators again soon. We are currently training our next group of professional, courteous and safe bus drivers.
We expect to open applications from Oct. 25 through the second week in December, for a training class that would begin Jan. 10, 2022.
We expect to open applications from Dec. 13 to Jan. 11, for a training class that would begin Feb. 28, 2022.
Dates are subject to change. Be sure to check this page frequently for updates.


Posted on: Dec 01, 2021

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Accounting Supervisor

Posted on: Nov 30, 2021

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Class A Mechanic

Posted on: Nov 08, 2021

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Bus Driver (Operator)

Posted on: Oct 25, 2021

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Class A Serviceworkers (Fleet Maintenance and Facilities)

Posted on: Oct 20, 2021

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EEO Manager

Posted on: Sep 30, 2021

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