Bus Driver (Trainee or Qualified) - Swansea

Recruiter
First UK Bus
Location
Swansea
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 May 2019
Closes
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Bus Drivers Needed - Trainee or Qualified!

We are looking for Bus Drivers to join our Team in Swansea. If you're looking to start an exciting new career journey, we can offer you a rewarding career with a difference.

Do you work in the care industry, in retail or in customer service? Bus driving may provide the independence, flexibility and benefits you are looking for!

Going out on the open road as a bus driver, 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.

As a bus driver you will be earning GBP9.09 per hour plus an increased rate for overtime and great benefits. After 6 months of service the basic rate is GBP9.90 per hour, the weekend rate is GBP11.24 per hour, the Mon - Fri overtime rate is GBP10.61 and the weekend overtime rate is GBP12.22 per hour! You will be contracted to a 39 hours per week (this is a permanent position).

As part of our friendly and professional depot team, you'll drive different routes, issue tickets and drop people off at their destinations on time. Enjoying lots of responsibility and variety, you'll receive all the training and support you need to develop your skills, achieve your full potential and get a manual PCV (Passenger Carrying Vehicle) licence.

A friendly face who can work confidently on your own and handle cash responsibly, you must be passionate about providing the best service to our passengers. Aged 18 or above, you should also be helpful, reliable and a good communicator. Happy to work a variety of flexible shifts including early mornings, late evenings and weekends, you'll need to be calm under pressure and have a full driving licence with no more than 3 points.

Once you've completed your probation period, you'll enjoy fantastic benefits:

  • Free travel - On our buses
  • First Xclusives - Discounts on First UK rail and bus and over 3,000 offers on goods and services for you, your family and friends
  • Share in our success - Buy discounted shares in First
  • Pension - You'll automatically join our scheme and start building a pension pot
  • Free life assurance - For all members of our pension scheme.

First Cymru is the largest operator in the Swansea area operating routes along the picturesque Swansea Bay, Mumbles, Swansea Valley and Llanelli area. We are a team strong of 250 employees and we move around 130,000 passengers each week. Here at the Swansea depot we also assist with major events at the Liberty Stadium and the Wales national air show. We also work closely with Swansea University and local authorities.

Would you like to be part of this great team? Apply Now!

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