Tunbridge Wells - Bus Driver

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Tunbridge Wells - Bus Driver

Professionals

Entry date: immediately Job No.: R-015601
  • Arriva Kent & Surrey Limited
  • Tunbridge Wells
  • Bus Transport
  • Full Time (Duration: Permanent)
  • Application deadline: Open

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 both Trainee and Experienced Bus Drivers out of our Tunbridge Wells 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.  

Our offer

Free Bus Travel

Free local bus travel for you and your family (rules and conditions apply).
 

Free Uniform

We'll provide you with a free uniform to look smart on the job.
 

Access to the 'The Village'

Enjoy discounts with major retailers through Arriva's employee benefits portal, The Village.
 

Employee Assistance Programme

A 24 hour helpline to support you through the challenges that life sometimes throws at you.
 

Pension

Helping you save for the future with access to a pension scheme.

What Arriva can offer you  
  • Competitive pay rates dependant on location  
  • Minimum of 37 hours of work each week with potential overtime available  
  • Uniforms will be provided  
  • Arriva Workplace Pension 
  • Fantastic career opportunities  
  • Being part of a supportive team 
  • Additional Employee Benefits 
  • Free bus travel  
  • Full route learning will also be provided 
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  
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) 
  • Driving License Holder for a minimum of 12 months  
  • 6 points or less on your driving license  
  • Passed fit for a PCV medical  
  • No drink driving conviction in the last 10 years  
If this sounds like a position for you or somebody you know then click on the apply button below.  
Our offer

Free Bus Travel

Free local bus travel for you and your family (rules and conditions apply).
 

Free Uniform

We'll provide you with a free uniform to look smart on the job.
 

Access to the 'The Village'

Enjoy discounts with major retailers through Arriva's employee benefits portal, The Village.
 

Employee Assistance Programme

A 24 hour helpline to support you through the challenges that life sometimes throws at you.
 

Pension

Helping you save for the future with access to a pension scheme.

Your application

Now you can easily start the application process online.

Apply now

Your
Contact

High, Jane

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Jane High

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.