Bus Driver

First Group

We are looking for Qualified Bus Drivers to join our team in Weston-super-Mare on a 6-month fixed term contract.

As a member of our team as a Bus Driver, you will operate bus services not only within the town, but also into Bristol and on rural roads.

As a Qualified bus driver, you will be earning £10.75 per hour (£21,000+ per year).

Your working hours will be a minimum of 38 per week.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who is a good communicator, gets on well with people and importantly, a team player. 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 must hold a full PCV licence (with no more than 3 points on your driving licence).

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

  1. A valid PCV driving licence
  2. Hold a valid DQC card that is not due to expire within the next 12 months

Full paid training will be provided which includes;

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

What can we offer you?

  • free bus travel for you and your family
  • Free uniform

We can offer you a wide range of rewarding careers, as we make a big investment in the future and transform the world of bus travel.

What do we do?

Weston-super-Mare is one of Somerset’s prime holiday destinations and our depot of around 170 driver’s deliver services in and around the town.

Apart from the town services, we link Weston-super-Mare to the city of Bristol with our ‘Excel’ brand, and Weston-super Mare to Brean with our ‘Coaster’ service, where open top buses are used during the summer. Our ‘Airport Flyer’ service links Weston-super-Mare to Bristol Airport.

Interested? Apply Today!

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Job Overview
  • Hours Per Week
    38
  • Salary
    £10.75 ph
  • Job Category
    Driving
Job Location