Bus Driver

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Logo: Arriva

Bus Driver

Professionals

Entry date: immediately Job No.: R-020495
  • Arriva Kent & Surrey Limited
  • Bus Transport
  • Full Time (Duration: Permanent)
  • Gillingham

What Arriva can offer you:-£9.50 per hour training, £9.50 per hour up to 7 months & £12.36 per hour after 7 months service (or if PCV Holder)-Full Time contract with potential overtime   -Uniforms will be provided  -Fantastic career opportunities  -Being part of a supportive team -Access to the 'Arriva Village', where you can take advantage of store discounts and offers-Free bus travel for you and your family (within the same household)

If you love giving excellent customer service, then we have the perfect role for you!  


Here at Arriva we are one of the biggest transport companies in Europe. We are at the heart of our community offering services to get you and other passengers from A to B. 


We are currently recruiting for Trainee and Experienced Bus Drivers out of our Gillingham depot to become part of our supportive team and deliver great customer service in the local area. If you want to be at the centre of this then Arriva may just be the company for you.  

Don’t worry if you have never driven a bus before as we can train you, so if you are in a similar role or are looking for a change in career then apply now.  


Training Process:

-Training will be given to obtain a PCV license by our qualified driving instructors  

-Additional training will be provided at your allocated garage after you have obtained your PCV license 

-Training will include vehicle familiarisation, route learning, ticket machines, customer care, policies and procedures 

-Full CPC training will also be provided to trainees  


What we look for 

-You will need to be passionate about giving excellent customer service and love working with a variety of different people living and working in your local area; whilst being able to stay calm under pressure. We are looking for candidates who are prepared to work a variety of different shift patterns which will include weekend work. 

What we need from you:

-Minimum of 18 years of age (DVLA Regulations) 

-Full UK Driving License Holder for a minimum of 12 months  

-6 points or less on your driving license  

-Passed fit for a PCV medical  

-No unspent drink driving conviction


If this sounds like a position for you or somebody you know then click on the apply button below or contact us at recruitmentnorth@arriva.co.uk. 


At Arriva we acknowledge the importance of our people's diverse experiences, talents, and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success.

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Liddiard, Charlotte

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Charlotte Liddiard

Arriva Group is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. You and any job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.