Trainee Bus Driver

Do you fancy a change of career or a new challenge?  We’re always on the lookout for friendly, reliable people who can provide excellent service to all of our customers. You might not be able to afford a Ferrari, but by joining Blackpool Transport, as one of our First Class Bus Drivers, your daily drive could be behind the wheel of a £250,000 state of the art vehicle.

Even if you don’t already have a PCV licence our highly qualified Training Team will teach you all you need know to become a professional driver and customer champion. 

If you already own a PCV Bus driving licence, view our PCV Bus driver vacancy here. 

What we offer:

  • Your basic pay is over £350 a week; with progression rising to £23k
  • Overtime is often available

A generous benefits package includes: -

  • 28 days holiday (inclusive of 8 bank-holidays) rising to 33 days
  • Free travel on all of our bus and tram services (with additional passes available for a few of your nearest and dearest)
  • An extensive training and development programme to ensure that you are one of the best qualified drivers on our roads and can provide an amazing customer experience
  • Opportunities for continued learning and development through ongoing training and exciting courses in our ‘Learning Curve’
  • A BTS bus driver of the year scheme, with some great prizes and a chance to represent the company in the national competition
  • Enrolment into the Blackpool Transport pension scheme
  • Discounts through our Lifeworks App
  • Membership of the Health, Social and Wellbeing club
  • An employee care programme for help and advice when you need it
  • A smart, top quality uniform

If you are interested then please fill in the application form at the following link