Qualified Permanent Bus Drivers – Blacktown

Do you enjoy helping people while being behind the wheel? We're seeking qualified and passionate bus drivers to join our growing team. Offering a safe, welcome and comfortable ride to our valued customers while enjoying a rewarding career with competitive pay and benefits.About the roleWe currently have multiple positions available for Qualified Full Time Permanent Bus Drivers at our Blacktown depot.Industry leading rates!$33.24 per hour Weekday (shift loadings – range from 15% - 100% dependant on times of operation throughout the shift)$49.87 (Sat) $66.49 (Sun) $83.11 (PH)$18.95 attendance allowance paid daily What we offerCompany issued OPAL cardOvertime opportunitiesCareer progression opportunitiesAccess to Busways Fitness Passport Program, allowing you and your family to access multiple pools and fitness facilities around Sydney and regional NSW all under one membership fee Access to salary packaging options such as novated leasingAn Employee Assistance Program, giving you and your family access to confidential counselling from an independent organisationSupportive work environment with stable employment in a secure industryFlexible shift work to promote a healthy work/life balanceOngoing training and development opportunities, both informal and via structured courses About usAt Busways, our core focus is on quality customer service, stakeholder engagement and employee development.For over 80 years, we’ve delivered a professional, reliable standard of service. We currently operate bus service contracts for Transport for NSW in Western Sydney, North Shore and West, Central Coast and North Coast and the South Australian Public Transport Authority in Adelaide’s Outer South.With a team of more than 2,800 people, committed to transporting over 53.7 million passenger journeys each year, we pride ourselves on taking a proactive approach to public transport delivery to ensure that the customer journey is seamless as possible.Hours of workOur drivers must be willing and flexible to work various shifts, that may include weekends, early morning and late-night shifts.A large portion of shifts available for full-time drivers are worked as split shifts. Split shifts work by providing two portions of work to cover peak service times morning and afternoon. The hours for each shift can vary but will generally require you to work between the following times:Morning: 6:00am to 10:00amAfternoon: 2:00pm to 6:00pmOutside of these hours you can leave the depot to head home or run errands, or you can choose to stay at the depot and take advantage of our driver facilities.There are also some straight shifts that may be available with shifts starting at varied times of the day, from morning, afternoon or evenings.  All depots operate seven days per week with Sunday and public holiday shifts being voluntary overtimeEligibility to applyA current and valid medium rigid (MR) driver’s licence (or above)A current and valid NSW Bus Driver AuthorityA current and valid Working with children check for paid employmentStrong communication and customer service skills   Suitable applicants that do not have the required licence and Authority, Busways may offer you: Paid induction and mentor trainingApply now!Individual applications will be processed as soon as they are received so if this position is for you, apply via the link today! For further information please contact our Driver Recruitment team at driving@busways.com.au or call 02 94971800 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, LGBTIQA+, people with disabilities, religious beliefs and ethnicity. AUD Blacktown 2148

Qualified Permanent Bus Drivers - Blacktown

  • $2000 SIGN ON BONUS INCENTIVE** T&C's apply
  • Industry leading rates and conditions
  • Full Time positions available with an immediate start

Do you enjoy helping people while being behind the wheel? We're seeking qualified and passionate bus drivers to join our growing team. Offering a safe, welcome and comfortable ride to our valued customers while enjoying a rewarding career with competitive pay and benefits.

About the role

We currently have multiple positions available for Qualified Full Time Permanent Bus Drivers at our Blacktown depot.

Industry leading rates!

  • $33.24 per hour Weekday (shift loadings – range from 15% - 100% dependant on times of operation throughout the shift)
  • $49.87 (Sat) $66.49 (Sun) $83.11 (PH)
  • $18.95 attendance allowance paid daily 

What we offer

  • Company issued OPAL card
  • Overtime opportunities
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Access to Busways Fitness Passport Program, allowing you and your family to access multiple pools and fitness facilities around Sydney and regional NSW all under one membership fee 
  • Access to salary packaging options such as novated leasing
  • An Employee Assistance Program, giving you and your family access to confidential counselling from an independent organisation
  • Supportive work environment with stable employment in a secure industry
  • Flexible shift work to promote a healthy work/life balance
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, both informal and via structured courses

 

About us

At Busways, our core focus is on quality customer service, stakeholder engagement and employee development.

For over 80 years, we’ve delivered a professional, reliable standard of service. We currently operate bus service contracts for Transport for NSW in Western Sydney, North Shore and West, Central Coast and North Coast and the South Australian Public Transport Authority in Adelaide’s Outer South.

With a team of more than 2,800 people, committed to transporting over 53.7 million passenger journeys each year, we pride ourselves on taking a proactive approach to public transport delivery to ensure that the customer journey is seamless as possible.

Hours of work

Our drivers must be willing and flexible to work various shifts, that may include weekends, early morning and late-night shifts.

A large portion of shifts available for full-time drivers are worked as split shifts. Split shifts work by providing two portions of work to cover peak service times morning and afternoon. The hours for each shift can vary but will generally require you to work between the following times:

  • Morning: 6:00am to 10:00am
  • Afternoon: 2:00pm to 6:00pm

Outside of these hours you can leave the depot to head home or run errands, or you can choose to stay at the depot and take advantage of our driver facilities.

There are also some straight shifts that may be available with shifts starting at varied times of the day, from morning, afternoon or evenings.  

All depots operate seven days per week with Sunday and public holiday shifts being voluntary overtime

Eligibility to apply

  • A current and valid medium rigid (MR) driver’s licence (or above)
  • A current and valid NSW Bus Driver Authority
  • A current and valid Working with children check for paid employment
  • Strong communication and customer service skills   

Suitable applicants that do not have the required licence and Authority, Busways may offer you: 

  • Paid induction and mentor training

Apply now!

Individual applications will be processed as soon as they are received so if this position is for you, apply via the link today! For further information please contact our Driver Recruitment team at driving@busways.com.au or call 02 94971800 

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, LGBTIQA+, people with disabilities, religious beliefs and ethnicity.

  • Posted Date 09 Jul 2024
  • Location Blacktown
    NSW / Australia
  • Industry Procurement, Manufacturing & Transport
  • Job Type Full Time
  • Salary $31.43 - $90.38 per hour