Your lateral entry as bus- or tram-driver (f/m/d) 

Give drive to Jena and the region: As an employee in the transport service of Jenaer Nahverkehr and JES Verkehrsgesellschaft, you make eco-friendly mobility possible and become part of the traffic transition. 

Mobility for Jena and the region: with buses, trams and innovative mobility offers, Jenaer Nahverkehr and JES Verkehrsgesellschaft securely and reliably transport more than 60,000 persons to their destination every day. Become part of this strong team! 

Because: To be able to provide sustainable local transportation at 365 days a year and at any time, we need a steady flow of new, reliable and customer oriented bus- and tram-drivers (f/m/d). 

We are looking for you! 

This video shows you what makes our bus drivers (f/m/d) that unique, and what they love so much of Jenaer Nahverkehr and JES Verkehrsgesellschaft. Have a look! 

How to become bus- or tram-driver (f/m/d) 

To us, the most important requirements are:

1. a completed vocational training (independent from discipline),

2. a drivers license (class B) and 

3. experience in driving.

4. Furthermore, you should be resilient, service-oriented and punctal. 

You would like to reorient professionally?

Occasionally, we offer places at a lateral entry program as bus driver (f/m/d) at Jenaer Nahverkehr or JES Verkehrsgesellschaft. 


Apply now

Are you at the beginning of your professional life?

Then why not apply in the classical way for an apprenticeship as professional in transportation service (f/m/d). Further information and applications you can find on our homepage. 


Information on apprenticeship

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