Employment Vacancies

Busways advertises employment opportunities here on the website as well as in local newspapers.

Bus Drivers

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Position Description:

What are we looking for 
Are you an enthusiastic team player with a drive to work within a fast paced and growing industry? We are currently looking for Bus Drivers to join our team across our operating regions. We are looking for individuals that enjoy meeting new people, have excellent customer service skills and are interested in a Bus Driving career! 
The responsibilities associated with the role of being a Bus Driver will include but is not limited to the following:
  • Driving allocated buses along specified routes as directed.
  • Ensuring the care, safety and comfort of Busways’ customers.
  • Keeping your supervisor informed, by the two-way radio, of any issues – such as late running or overloading, which may affect the timetabled or school service.
  • Completing accident report forms, shift reports and other reports, as required.
  • Reporting any damages or defects to the bus in the defect book.
  • Collecting fares, issuing tickets, checking passes, recording all students carried, operating ticket machines and providing customers with the correct change.
  • Accounting for all money collected and being responsible in reconciling any monies collected at the end of each day.
  • Carrying out all shift duties and instructions whilst following Busways Policies and Procedures at all times
  • Maintaining and wearing the uniform provided - always maintaining a neat and tidy appearance 


  • A Current MR licence - If you have a C class licence, Busways may assist potential applicants in upgrading their licence
  • A Current NSW Driver Authority (DA) - If you do not hold a DA, Busways may assist potential applicants in obtaining 
  • Valid Working with Children Check (Paid Work Classification)
  • Good driving history
  • Able to work shiftwork including broken shifts, weekends and public holidays.
  • Able to perform simple mathematical calculations, read rosters, maps and timetables and follow route directions.
  • Have good personal presentation.

As mentioned, if you do not hold any or all of the abovementioned licences/clearance, Busways may be able to assist suitable applicants in obtaining the minimum requirements outlined. On the job training will be provided via our Driver Mentors and Training Department.

Why work for Busways?
We are a family run company with a community feel. We are continuously growing and look forward to continuously developing with our employees. We believe that it's a fun, flexible and friendly environment whereby employees are looked upon as our most valuable assets. 

How To Apply:

Download and complete an Employment Application Form and take it to your nearest depot or send it directly to our Recruitment team at recruitment@busways.com.au

Prior to submitting your application form, please ensure that you have all of the necessary documents ready to be attached with your application such as but not limited to copies of the following:

  • Driver's Licence - Copy of Front and Back 
  • NSW Driver Authority - If obtained, Copy of Front and Back
  • Working with Children Check number - If obtained
  • Right to Work Documentation- Visa, Passport, Birth Certificate etc
  • RMS Driving History- no more than 4 weeks old from date of issue


Busways Recruitment Team
Phone: 02 9497 1800
Email: recruitment@busways.com.au