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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 

SELECTION CRITERIA

Essential

  • Valid Australian or NSW driver’s licence - minimum MR licence.
  • Valid NSW Route Bus Driver Authority.
  • Valid Working with Children Check (Paid Work Classification)
  • Have a 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.

Desirable

  • Experience in dealing with money.
  • 2 or more years heavy vehicle driving experience 

In the event that you don't have a current DA or MR licence and you believe that you would be a great candidate for this role, please apply as we have the necessary programs in place that will assist you in obtaining the necessary qualifications.

 

How To Apply:

Download and complete an Employment Application Form and take it to your nearest depot or send it directly to our team using the contact details below. 

Please ensure that prior to submitting your application 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
  • NSW Driver Authority
  • Working with Children Check
  • Right to Work Documentation-Visa, Passport, Birth certificate etc
  • RTA Driving History- no less than 4 weeks old from date of issue

Contact:

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

Diesel Mechanic - Penrith

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Position Description:

What are we looking for

Our employees are what make Busways work. We are always trying to attract people with high quality traits to join our team. We currently have vacancies for  dynamic and motivated Diesel Mechanics to join our Penrith depots.

The Opportunity

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.

You will be provided with all necessary training on the various makes and models of buses as well as being supplied with uniforms, boots and safety equipment.

The Job

Reporting to the Workshop Manager/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:

  1. Maintaining and performing vehicle repairs as per Company and Vehicle Manufacturer Policy and Procedures within acceptable and reasonable time frames
  2. Demonstrating and maintaining clean workshop practices in your day to day role and ensuring that these practices meet the high standards held by the Workshops team
  3. Ensuring that all maintenance and repairs are performed according to company procedures and are recorded on the designated forms and documents provided
  4. Maintaining and performing all workshop practices in a manner that adheres to all Workplace Health and Safety regulations
  5. Maintaining all Company tools and equipment to a good working order and to Busways standards, as well as reporting damaged or worn tools and equipment
  6. Assisting the workshop manager/supervisor with the day to day running of the workshop

The Successful Applicant should have:

  • A current MVRIA license
  • A trade qualification as a diesel mechanic
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Extensive Bus and Heavy Vehicle experience
  • Permanent Residency or Australian Citizenship

Desirable Experience:

  • +/- 5 years Heavy Vehicle (Bus/Truck) experience
  • MR/HR license

What is working for Busways like?

We are a family run company with a community feel. We are continuously growing and look forward to continuously developing with our employees. We think (at least) that it's a fun, flexible and friendly environment.

About Busways

Busways Group is one of the largest private bus operators in NSW, operating route, charter and school bus services in outer-metropolitan Sydney, the Central Coast and the NSW North Coast. We are a family run business with over 70 years' experience. Today we are a strong team of approximately 1500 staff delivering quality public transport with a fleet of over 700 buses across 16 depots.

Unfortunately due to the large number of applications that we usually receive, we are unable to contact all applicants and only short-listed applicants will be notified.

Busways is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

No agency applications

 

How To Apply:

If you are looking for a friendly and pro-active environment that will enable you to learn and progress in your career, please email your resume and cover letter to diegoperez@busways.com.au. If you require any further information about the role, please do not hesitate to contact him on 9497 1969.

 

Contact:

Diego Perez
Email: diegoperez@busways.com.au