We are hiring & training! Visit the Careers site to apply now.

Like you, we’re thinking of the future when we can come together as a community once again, and to do that, we’ll need you! 

Looking for a career change? Want to make a difference in your community? Join our transportation department and support Leander ISD schools and students! No experience? No problem. LISD offers paid, on-the-job training, competitive benefits and a great work environment.

What do I need to join Leander ISD Transportation?

  • Valid Texas driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Clean background
  • The drive and passion to be a part of a diverse and positive culture

How do I join this dynamic team?

  1. Click the ‘Apply Now’ button above and complete your application
  2. Interview
  3. Complete and pass the DOT required physical and drug screen
  4. Complete a fingerprint check through TEA
  5. Turn in your final paperwork
  6. Successfully complete your two weeks of classroom training
  7. Successfully complete your training behind the wheel of a school bus!


What is the starting pay?

There are many factors that influence the starting pay but we do offer full paid training and a starting rate of $22.20 when you become a licensed Bus Operator!

Do I get benefits?

Yes! The current positions that are eligible for benefits are: Bus Operator, Bus Monitor, Crossing Guard 20+ hours per week and any staff positions that may be listed. If you have further questions regarding benefits, please visit this page.

What are the hours?

Your hours are dependent on the route that you receive. We also have opportunities for more hours, including mid-day routes and field trips. Leander ISD is the leader in field trips for this area!

What is our team saying about us?

I enjoy working with children and the work environment here. The employers and my coworkers are very good, outstanding! I like it and I get along with all of them and I would like to work to retire.”

LISD is a family and everyone cares about each other, it’s the best place I’ve ever worked.”

I work for LISD because I love the work, my kiddos and my fellow employees. I have pride in the schools that I drive for and I stay for those reasons. My immediate bosses are helpful and have the same goals and love for this job.”

It is the policy of Leander ISD not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, disability, age, religion, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information as required by federal or state law.