Careers with LATS

Good People and Great Benefits

LATS is always looking for qualified, motivated individuals looking to be a part of our bus operation team. To ensure the capabilities of our drivers and the safety of our passengers, bus operators are required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and meet physical requirements for the job.

Essential Job Function: **This position is located at Maintenance Division of LATS - An Equal Opportunity Employer**
 
Diagnosing and repairing mechanical failures on buses, paratransit vesicles, cars, trucks, and other standard or heavy equipment, preventable maintenance inspections; performs repair and maintenance of electrical systems, air systems, and hydraulics. Instructions are specific in nature, and the employee must use independent judgement in carrying out assignments.
 
For your application, you can:

  • Email them to hr@ridelats.com
  • Fax them to (580) 699-3642 with "Attn: Human Resources" on the cover sheet
  • Mail them to PO Box 286, Lawton, OK 73502
  • Drop them off in person at our main office at 611 Bishop Road

Maintenance Positions Openings

Essential Job Function: **This position is located at Maintenance Division of LATS - An Equal Opportunity Employer**
 
Immediate openings for qualified individual for part time evening Exterior and interior/Janitorial Detailers.  The successful applicants must have an Oklahoma driver license, and a High School Diploma or GED. Responsible for the Exterior Detailer to wash and detail the exterior of the Lawton Area Transit Systems buses and staff vehicles in keeping the highest standards of cleanliness.  
Successful applicants must pass a Drug Screen at LATS’ expense.
 
For your application, you can:

  • Email them to hr@ridelats.com
  • Fax them to (580) 699-3642 with "Attn: Human Resources" on the cover sheet
  • Mail them to PO Box 286, Lawton, OK 73502
  • Drop them off in person at our main office at 611 Bishop Road

 
All application will need to arrive by 27 October 2017

Applicant Criteria:

  • Preferred 25 years of age or older
  • Must possess a commercial "A" or "B" license with Passenger Endorsement or have the ability to obtain one
  • Acceptable 5 year driving history from the DMV
  • Social Security Card or Valid I-9 information
  • Proof of High School Diploma or GED
  • DD-214 (Military or Reservist)

Employment Qualifications:

  • Criminal Background Check
  • Department of Transportation Drug & Alcohol Screening
  • Department of Transportation Physical Examination
  • Employment History and Personal Background Verification

LATS Operator Benefits:

  • Paid Training
  • Health and Dental Coverage (90% paid by LATS for employee coverage)
  • Paid Vacation, Sick Leave and Holidays
  • 401-K
  • Uniforms
  • Competitive wages
  • Opportunity for advancement

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