Bus Drivers

Auckland
Tribe Recruitment ltd
Permanent





Job Description:

About the Company

NZ Bus is the largest public transport business and operator in New Zealand, with over 25 years' experience. Offering above market hourly rates, a fun and diverse working environment, along with great working facilities.

Becoming a bus driver with NZ Bus gives you full training with on-going support for professional development and career growth opportunities.

Operating as an essential service you will be part of a key team working for a business who offers stability, reward, and recognition.

About the role, and what’s in it for you!

Driving your bus will get you out and about and interacting within your community. With great depot facilities you will have a space to connect with teammates, play some pool or even have a nap! This role will give you a sense of pride in an autonomous and rewarding role.

Competitive hourly rate $20 - $23.75 per hour with overtime earning potential and built-in future pay increases

Hiring for Auckland CBD, Onehunga and New Lynn Depots

Free onsite parking at all depots during shifts

Guidance and support through your Class 2 Full and Passenger Endorsement Licenses, with fully paid 3-week training provided

Full time role with a minimum of 40 hours per week

Variable and rostered shifts across 5 out of 7 days

Full uniform provided with lots of seasonal options

Travel for free on the NZ Bus network across AucklandSouthern Cross Health Insurance corporate discount

About You

If you enjoy dealing with people, working within your community and love being part of a team environment this opportunity is for you. We are looking for reliability, clear communication, a good attitude, and willingness to learn. You will be capable of basic cash handling and customer services.

To keep our community and drivers safe, NZ Bus run a comprehensive compliance process which involves the following requirements

You will have held a Full, Class 1 (car) NZ Driver’s License for at least the last 2 years OR you already hold a Class 2 (or higher) license

You will have held a Full, Class 1 (car) NZ Driver’s License for at least the last 2 years OR you already hold a Class 2 (or higher) license

You will be willing to sit your Class 2 theory test, and apply for a Passenger Endorsement (costs are reimbursed by NZ Bus on completion of training)

You are flexible to work across all shift types in the rotating 7-day roster, including split shifts

You will need to pass background checks, a police vetting check, pre-employment medical check, and drug & alcohol testing

Apply Now!

To apply for this vacancy you MUST be a New Zealand citizen, resident, or have already secured the right to work in New Zealand and therefore hold a valid visa.

Posted on: 

13 May 2021