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Date Added: Wed 01/03/2023

Bus Driver

Torquay, TQ1, UK
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Company: FIRST BUS

Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

We need you! We are looking for Qualified Bus Drivers in Exeter - immediate start dates available!

Let First Bus inject some oomph into your career and become a bus driver at one of our bus depots!

We are looking for great drivers with excellent customer service skills.

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The salary for this position is

PCV Licence holders £13.00 per hour and £14.00 per hour Overtime

Trainee drivers £12.00 per hour first 12 months and £12.50 per hour Overtime for the first 12 months

We do have overtime opportunities available, and any worked overtime will be “banked” which will be accrued throughout the year. Any banked hours can be used for time off! At the end of the financial year any hours not used will be paid off by the company to the driver.

Your mission as a bus driver is to go out on the open road. You''ll work on your own initiative and take ownership of your bus on its travels, looking after passenger safety and providing a great customer experience. You''ll drive different routes, issue tickets and drop people off at their destinations.

Please only apply for this post if you have/agree to the following:

  1. A valid PCV driving licence
  2. Already have a valid CPC card (with a minimum of 35 hours) or
  3. Are prepared to pay for and acquire a valid CPC card on their own before being offered a position.

Training & Qualifications:

Full paid training will be provided which includes;

  • Vehicle and route familiarisation
  • Ticket machine and ticket type training

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who is a good communicator and gets on well with people. You must be patient, a safe driver, reliable and calm under pressure. Happy to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings and weekends, you should also have a full driving licence with no more than 6 points.

We''ll be there for you, because you''re there for us too

We want the best people on our team. So, we''ll look after you with great training, benefits and opportunities to grow your career:

  • Free bus travel for you and your family
  • Up to 5 weeks holiday
  • Ongoing professional development
  • £6 all-day train travel on GWR, SWR and other First train companies
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • A fun, friendly workplace

We will also provide you with a uniform so no need to worry about having the right kit for the job!

Our people

We have an amazing talented and diverse workforce from mountain bikers, runners, gamers, movie buffs and every other variety of people. We are one big family and you won''t find a greater team of people like it!

What do we do?

At First Bus, we are at the forefront of on bus technology, leading the way with real time information, tracking and contactless payments.

Our most recent investments are in new, state-of-the-art buses across our key networks. We are making a positive impact on air quality and tackling congestion!

Our goal is to make things easier and provide a pleasant experience for our customers, it is all about delivering the very best service and so if you enjoy working with the public and making people smile then we want to hear from YOU!

Interested? Click on apply!


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