Qualified Bus Driver - Sheffield
NEW PAY RATES FROM 1ST APRIL 2018!
As one of our bus drivers, you'll put smiles on the faces of our customers and make a real difference in your local community. Working on your own initiative, you'll enjoy driving our buses on different routes and being part of the close-knit team back at our depot. So, if you're a qualified bus driver looking for an exciting new challenge, join our professional team.
Putting our customers at the heart of everything we do, we help around 1.6 million passengers to travel about their local communities every day. One of Britain's largest bus operators, we take great pride in delivering professional, punctual and reliable services at good value for money. We're also part of the bigger FirstGroup family that carries 2.5 billion passengers a year in the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada and Mexico.
About the role
You know that there's much more to being a bus driver than driving. Sharing our passion for safety, you'll go the extra mile to provide a fantastic customer experience and comfortable journeys on different routes in your local community. In charge of your bus, you'll check your vehicle, issue tickets and deliver a friendly and helpful service to all your passengers.
What you'll need
We're looking for qualified bus drivers with PCV licence who know how to provide a great customer experience. A good communicator who gets on well with people, you must be patient, reliable and calm under pressure. Happy to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings and weekends, you should also have a full UK driving licence (no more than 3 points).
We'll provide you with the training, support and opportunities you need to develop your skills and reach your potential. You'll also enjoy a range of benefits, such as free travel on our buses, pension scheme with free life assurance and the chance to buy discounted First shares. Our rewards also include First Xclusives where you and your family and friends can benefit from travel discounts with First and over 3,000 offers on a variety of goods and services.
At First, we support each other and work together to set the highest of standards and provide the best customer experience. To discover more and join our team, please click below to apply.
Our diverse team drives our success. So, we're passionate about diversity, inclusion and equality of opportunity at every level.
Starting salary (up to 12 month's service) GBP10.22 per hour. 12 month's service and beyond GBP11.23 per hour, plus great benefits
25 days holiday
39 hours per week