Find work that moves you

New OC Bus Drivers can earn a hiring bonus of up to $3,000.

Where can your career take you?
Becoming an OC Bus Driver is your chance to discover a life-long career. With excellent pay, benefits, and room to grow, it could be your path to success. Hourly wages start at $21.51.

Stories from behind the wheel

Invest in your future

There's room to grow within OCTA. Whether you're interested in paid job training, apprentice programs, or moving into management, you'll find what you need to take the next step.

Make Your Move

Why become an OC Bus driver?


Make your own path at OCTA. More than 80% of our bus operations management team began their careers as OC Bus Drivers.

A career with a purpose

Each day, be an important part of what keeps Orange County moving as you help others reach their destinations safely.

Better benefits than other driving jobs

Only OC Bus offers wage increases, insurance, retirement, education, gym, and career growth.

Best-In-Class Benefits



Choose from a range of excellent health insurance plans for you and your family.



Pick a dental plan that helps you save on everything from check-ups to braces.



This affordable option protects your eyes and covers glasses, contact lenses, and exams.



Both full-time and part-time employees are eligible for retirement benefits. As an OC Bus Driver, you're covered by two plans.


Paid Leave

Enjoy the flexibility that comes with generous holiday, vacation, and sick leave policies that pay you even when you're not on the job.



Get paid for classes and certificates that can help you get ahead.

Achievable driver requirements

  • A minimum of 1 year customer service experience.
  • A valid U.S. driver's license for a minimum of 3 years with no DMV points.
  • Applicants can apply with a Class C driver's license.
  • Current DMV K4 printout must be submitted when the application is received.
  • At least 21 years old.