Yard Person/Handy Person

About UsBusways is a leading multi-state passenger transport provider. Our team of over 2600 employees operates thousands of school and charter services throughout Sydney, regional NSW and Adelaide, carrying over 60 million passengers on a Busways journey every year. Over the past 80 years we have developed a passionate and engaging reputation in the transport sector as one of the most well-known bus passenger transport operators. We pride ourselves on creating good customer experience and taking a proactive approach to public transport delivery, ensuring our customers' journeys are as seamless as possible. Busways’ customer commitment is to provide a service that makes customers feel safe, welcome, comfortable and impressed every time they travel with us.The OpportunityWe currently have a vacancy for a dynamic and motivated Yard Person/Handy Person to join our Region 7 - Ryde depot. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company and a friendly team environment. You will be given the opportunity to grow, develop and to take on additional responsibility.Role ResponsibilitiesReporting to the Workshop Supervisor, this role requires you to have a mature and professional approach with excellent communication skills. Your main duties/responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following:Cleaning the yard and mowing lawns as requiredEmptying bins in the workshops and depot yard as requiredPicking up and delivering parts and other objects as directed by the Workshop Manager/SupervisorCarrying out maintenance and repairs to buildings as required, such as cleaning gutters and paintingMaintaining gardens and depot premises as requiredOther miscellaneous duties as directed by Workshops SupervisorPerforming ad-hoc as directed by the Workshop SupervisorEligibility CriteriaForklift licenceGood verbal and written communication skillsA strong focus towards safety standards and relevant company policies & proceduresProactive, with the ability to effectively organise your workload and work autonomouslyAble to demonstrate a reliable, punctual and responsible approach to workCurrent NSW drivers’ licence with the ability to upgrade to an MR licence class if requiredExperience within a similar position will be considered advantageous however, is not required for the position.As a Busways employee you will: Be provided with ongoing training and developmentHave overtime hours available and be paid at applicable penalty ratesWork in a close-knit and team orientated environment that celebrates together with quarterly BBQ’sBe provided with Flexibility- as we operate in various locations you will be allowed transfer opportunities to work in different locations. The flexible work arrangements will be considered by location.Be provided the opportunity to upgrade from a car licence to MR licence, if required, with the cost paid for by the companyHave the opportunity for future career developmentOur workshop staff play a critical role within the business to ensure our ever-evolving fleet of vehicles are continually maintained to the highest standard to keep our staff and passengers safe out on the road.Busways provides ongoing training and support to employees based on their level of experience to enable you to meet our standards. You will also be provided with  all necessary uniforms and safety equipment.If you think this role is suited to you or you would like to learn more, we would love to hear from you! Busways is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to achieving a diverse workforce. We strongly encourage applications from people representing all diversity groups and ages such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTIQ+, people with disabilities, religious beliefs and ethnicity. 25 AUD Ryde 2112