Knoxville Area Transit is hiring full-time bus operators to provide a friendly, professional transportation experience and full-time service people to keep our fleet passenger-ready. We offer full benefits plus opportunities for promotion and professional development. It’s not just a job, it’s a career!
Learn more about our positions below.
What exactly does a KAT Bus Operator do?
What exactly does a Service Person do?
Knoxville Area Transit (KAT) is the City of Knoxville’s public transportation system, operating buses, trolleys, and paratransit service across the city.
Our team carries around 3 million passengers each year. Our 23 fixed routes and three trolley lines reach over 80% of the City of Knoxville’s entire population within half a mile.
Our fleet includes 29 clean diesels, 28 hybrid electrics, and 12 fully electric buses (with 6 more on order). In our drive towards sustainability, we are also proud that Knoxville Station Transit Center is Knoxville’s first LEED-certified (Leadership in Energy Environmental Design) Government building.