Qualified PCV (Bus) Driver - ALDERSHOT (Casual, part-time or full time)

Location: Aldershot

Hours: Full Time Hours

Qualifications: Holder of a valid PCV license and relevant CPC

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: Competative, with opportunity to increase earning through overtime.

Qualified PCV (Bus) Driver - ALDERSHOT (Casual, part-time or full time)

Purpose:

We are looking for friendly, caring and confident people who are passionate about customer service to join our team as trainee bus drivers.  

All you need is a can-do, customer focused attitude and a car licence.  Our Academy will train you to help you get your PCV licence and your professional development will continue throughout your employment.

Duties & responsibilities:

  • Engaging with customers, making sure they enjoy a safe, pleasant and comfortable journey with us
  • Ensuring the vehicle is driven safely at all times and to the high company standards attained during the paid training period
  • Issuing tickets and collecting fares

Training & qualifications:

Full, paid training, including:

  • Vehicle and route familiarisation.
  • Ticket machine and ticket type training.
  • Introduction to company systems, procedures and policies.

Once you have passed through all the formalised training elements you will work with an experienced colleague who will support you in your early days as you settle in to your new role.

We even provide ongoing training to help you excel in your role and ensure you maintain your Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC).

Other information

The Company offers an attractive remuneration package, including four weeks annual leave, a smart uniform, free local bus travel for employees and their spouses/partners and great pension benefits.

Person Specification: 

Education

  • Basic numeracy- able to add and subtract in order to handle cash fares correctly.
  • Basic Literacy – able to read and write English to a high standard to be able to follow timetables, instructions as well as pass the various exams and tests that are part of you driving test.
  • Experience in cash handling.

 Driving

  • A full UK driving license and D entitlement.
  • No drink driving penalties.
  • No driving disqualifications in the past 10 years.

 Customer Service

  • Experience in a customer facing roll.
  • Able to deal with people in a friendly and helpful manner.
  • Able to deal with difficult situation in a calm, non-confrontational manner.

  Communication

  • Demonstrates clear verbal communication – both in speaking to and understanding others.

  Reliability

  • Able to demonstrate a stable work history with evidence of excellent attendance and time-keeping

 Appearance

  • Clean, tidy and well-groomed.

 Circumstances

  • Able to work full range of shifts including early, late and weekends.
  • Lives within an easily commutable distance from the depot.
  • Previous experience of working shifts.
  • Has own transport.

 Health

  • Able to pass PCV (bus) medical.
  • No outstanding medical issues preventing you from carrying out your duties.
  • Able to pass company alcohol and drugs tests.
  • Weight under 18 stone.

 

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