Trainee bus driver

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Cambridge
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
04 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to drive their career forwards and become a trainee bus driver. This role would suit someone that is in a customer service, retail, care, hospitality or driving role or with relevant experience.

We're looking for enthusiastic, helpful and customer focused people to join our leading bus company and benefit from a rewarding career and training program. You could join the Stagecoach family in Cambridge and become part of an inspiring team.

Duties and responsibilities:

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Interacting with customers and making sure they enjoy a safe, pleasant and comfortable journey

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Ensuring the vehicle is driven safely at all times to the high company standards

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Issuing tickets and collecting fares

Essential criteria:

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Full clean license for those holding the license less than 2 years

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6 or less penalty points on driving license

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Must not have had a driving ban in the last 5 years

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Must weigh less than 18 stone (114kg)

Desired skills

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Previous customer service experience would be a distinct advantage

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A basic knowledge of Health and Safety regulations would also be an advantage

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The ability to converse with people from different backgrounds

Benefits

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Full-time, permanent job perspective.

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Guarantee of 40 hours per week. average rota 44 hours per week.

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GBP12.03 p/h, circa GBP27,500 p/a

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Overtime available

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Pay enhancements available

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30 days holiday per annum (including bank holidays)

Full, paid training will be provided, including:

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Training to obtain a PCV licence

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Vehicle and route familiarisation

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Ticket machine and ticket type training

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Introduction to company/depot systems, procedures and policies

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Periodic work related training throughout your career, maintaining a DQC.

Working week

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Monday - Sunday. Weekly hours will also vary. Shifts TBC.

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There are a number of rotas available, created to suit differing expectations

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