Jobs / Careers


If you have a strong customer service background, sound judgment skills, enjoy driving and have the ability to deal with a variety of situations when working with the public in a diverse work environment, then becoming an operator could be the career for you.

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OC Transpo is a key element of our growing economy and important to the sustainable development of our region. OC Transpo relies on 2,752 employees and 936 buses. In 2013, our customers took 97.8 million trips around the city of Ottawa!

The City is committed to the principles of employment equity and a diverse workforce that is representative of the people we serve. We invite qualified individuals to apply online at ottawa.ca/careers.

Please note that only those qualified to participate in the selection process will be contacted.

Other Positions

If you are interested in applying for other position at OC Transpo, browse through the City of Ottawa's current job postings, which includes job openings in the Transit Services Department.

Candidates using a City of Ottawa network connection should use the internal applicant link to apply.

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Help keep our transit system safe and secure.

If something looks suspicious, let us know or call 613-741-2478

How Will I Transfer?

Fare-paid zone at the major connection stations - Hurdman, Blair, Tunney’s Pasture and Bayview - will let transferring customers bypass the fare gate.

How Will I Transfer?: Find out more

How Many Will It Carry?

Each two-car train will be able to accommodate up to 600 passengers — 240 seated and 360 standing.

How Many Will It Carry?: Find out more

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