Nights Trainee or Qualified PCV Bus/Coach Driver - Full or Part Time

Location: J24 Hinkley Point C Park and Ride

Contract Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 31 July 2024

Salary: £13.84 - £15.87 (Plus uplifts, see below)

Specific Hours: Full and Part Time

Nights Trainee or Qualified PCV Bus/Coach Driver - Full or Part Time

Nights Trainee or Qualified PCV Coach Driver - Full or Part Time


Are you a night owl with a passion for driving? We are looking for friendly & cheerful Trainee & Qualified Night Drivers to join our team. As a Bus/Coach Driver, you will be responsible for operating our buses to and from the Hinkley Point C construction project, providing exceptional customer service by ensuring passengers have a comfortable and safe journey.  Excellent pay of up to £15.87 per hour plus a 10% night shift premium (between 2200hrs – 0600hrs) and we provide fully paid training!


Full and part-time shifts available  (shifts range between 1500hrs – 0630hrs)

A summary of benefits:

  • Qualified: Pay £13.84 per hour increasing to £14.21 after 6 months and £15.87 after 12 months (& completion of Level 2 Customer Service course)
  • Trainee: Pay £12 per hour during training period (approx. 3 to 4 weeks)
  • 10% night shift premium (between 2200hrs - 0600hrs)
  • 25% overtime and weekend premium
  • Pension - 5% contributory pension matched by us
  • Employee Rewards scheme (retailer discounts)
  • Free local bus travel & significantly reduced rail travel
  • Employee Life Cover
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Accredited customer service qualification + other courses/training available
  • Annual pay review linked to retail price index

About you:

We would love to hear from you if you:

  • Have a full UK licence which you have held for a minimum of 24 months
  • Have fantastic customer service and people skills
  • Can be flexible with working hours

Please note - All employees must be willing to undergo Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) and obtain a DBS certificate. This standard is designed to provide a level of assurance as to the honesty, integrity and values of individuals who are required to work at a Nuclear Licenced Site, or who may have access to sensitive nuclear information.

Somerset Passenger Solutions welcomes applications from a diverse range of candidates regardless of background, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation, or age.

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