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Casual Bus Driver
South West

 

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 Swan Transit is the contracted operator for the TransBunbury bus network, covering the Greater Bunbury region.

 

About Swan Transit

 

In partnership with Government, Swan Transit innovates, designs and delivers public transport solutions that attract passengers because they are easy to use, reliable, convenient and safe. To ensure ease of use, we deliver integrated bus services and transport networks, intelligently easing road congestion and increasing a city’s sustainability and liveability. Swan Transit is part of Kelsian Group Limited, Australia’s largest integrated land and marine, tourism and public transport service provider with established international operations in London and Singapore. With around 9000 employees, we are one of Australia’s most experienced and diverse multi-modal transport businesses operating around 4000 buses, 120 ferries and 24 light rail vehicles, carrying over 207 million customers with where they need to be and want to go.

 

For more information about Transit Systems please visit our website. http://www.transitsystems.com.au

 

About the Role

 

The primary function of the Bus Driver is to effectively and safely operate passenger vehicles and to provide professional customer service. 

 

The position requires you to meet and exceed set operational targets and key performance indicators whilst displaying exemplary work ethics and professionalism at all times. Superior communication and decision making skills will be required whilst on tour.

 

The role is a Casual position that includes weekend/public holiday work.

 

To ensure success this role requires commitment, initiative, careful planning, problem solving and decision making, team work, multi-skilling, time management, communication, interpersonal skills.

 

Applications are invited for casual drivers in accordance with the following:

  • Drive Swan Transit vehicles in a safe and professional manner
  • Provide a reliable public transport service in accordance with timetables
  • Represent the public image of Swan Transit as a customer focused public transport provider
  • Must be well presented
  • Must be a team-orientated person
  • Ability to participate in an intensive paid training course

Conditions:

  • Wages: $38.48 p/hour
  • Uniform provided

About You

  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to assess situations and make quick and practical decisions
  • Ability to recognise and accept change
  • High level of professional driving skills
  • Western Australian Passenger Accreditation Class SP & LP

Skills, Qualifications & Experience

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in the Transport Industry - Highly desirable
  • Heavy Rigid (HR) or above Drivers license
  • “F” or “T” endorsement or Passenger Transport Driver (PTD) authorisation 
  • Be able to obtain a Working with Children card

How to Apply

 

Click APPLY and fill in as much information as you can in the track record and education sections of the application, paying close attention to each question. We are requesting your resume and a cover letter explaining why you are the best person for this position.

 

Applications close by 5pm 30/09/2021

 

We aim to provide meaningful and sustainable employment opportunities that are free from barriers, support and celebrate the diverse talents of our team members, improve awareness of the value of diversity and inclusion across our organisation, and enable our leaders to champion diversity and inclusion.

 

 

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