Careers with Newport Bus

Newport Transport is a great place to work. To apply for a vacancy - please complete the simple application form at the bottom of this page.

In addition to bus driver's positions, we will be interesting to hear from you for any of the positions below. It is a great time to join our amazing business. Information on driver position can be found by clicking here.

Mini-Bus Driver

Fancy being a mini-bus driver? We are looking for drivers for our school contracts and other private hires. The positions available are part-time to match the school schedules (20 hrs a week) and are term-time only. Overtime is available.

All you require is a minimum of 1-year clean driving licence. We provide full training for the Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) licence and Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC). Alternatively, if you hold a full current PCV licence and an up-to-date DQC card, you’re welcome to apply.

The applicant should be able to demonstrate excellent customer service skills, enjoy working on their own whilst being part of a team.

Car Technician

We are always on the lookout for full-time experienced technician/mechanic to join our small friendly team. If you believe you have the skills and the enthusiasm to join our team, please get in touch using the form below.

The application will require to have a minimum NVQ3 qualification in light mechanic and will have experience of working on various makes of cars, servicing, fault finding and carrying out required repairs quickly and efficiently.

It is essential that you can work using your own initiative. It would be beneficial that you be a qualified MOT tester for classes 4, 5 and 7 vehicles. However, this is not essential as full training can be arranged for the right candidate.

This is a full-time permanent position requiring shift working on a 5 over 7 basis, with the possibility of overtime.

PCV/HGV Engineer

Our buses need care and attention and therefore we are always on the lookout for experienced PCV/HGV specialist technician mechanic to work at our garage on Corporation Road. If you feel you have the skills and enthusiasm to join our team, please get in touch using the form below.

Engineers make up an essential part of our team and are responsible for ensuring our fleet of vehicles are safe for our customers and meet regulatory standards as a minimum. Our expanding workshop also has third-party customers who use our engineering services for their vehicles.

The successful applicant will need to have experience in working within PCV or HGV vehicle engineering with a C&G Level 3 or equivalent NVQ qualification. They will need to demonstrate excellent diagnostic skills and the ability to carry out repairs efficiently. The applicant will also be capable of inspecting vehicles to both DVSA and company standards as well as working under their own initiative.

An HGV/PCV licence and IRTEC accreditation would be an advantage; however, these are not essential as training can be given for the right candidate.

This is a full-time permanent position requiring shift working on a 5 over 7 basis with the possibility of overtime.

In return the company offers;

Competitive Salary
Company Pension Scheme
Free bus travel for yourself, partner and eligible children
Up to 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays), 33 days after 5 years service
Excellent development opportunities

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