We are hiring experienced bus drivers!

1 month ago Wed 28th Apr 2021

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We have a limited number of opportunities for experienced bus drivers to join our team. 

If you want to work for Southampton’s leading bus operator, this could be just the job for you!

We’re looking for 6 fully qualified bus drivers to start within the next 8-weeks.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • A clean driving licence, with full PCV entitlement
  • Outstanding customer service
  • Experience of driving the roads of Southampton
  • An approachable, polite and helpful demeanour
  • The flexibility to work shifts

What we can offer you:

  • £11.75 per-hour basic rate, rising to £12.25 per-hour if working a rest day working
  • Boost earnings with overtime opportunities
  • Job security, with weekly pay and on-time
  • Some of the newest, greenest buses in Southampton
  • Free bus travel on all Go South Coast services for you & a plus one
  • Access to various employee discounts including supermarkets and other high street shops and restaurants
  • Pension scheme
  • Up to 5 weeks annual holiday

If you meet the above criteria and like what we have to offer, please follow this link to download an application form, and return it to us, ideally via email to chrys.papanicolaou@bluestarbus.co.uk, or alternatively in person to our travel shop on Bargate Street in Southampton.

The process for recruitment will initially involve a telephone interview and if successful at that stage, an in-person interview (socially distanced) will follow.

We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity within our workforce.

Applications should be received no later than midnight on Sunday 23rd May 2021.