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Qualified Bus Drivers Required!


Marchants is Gloucestershire’s leading operator, of both local bus services and coaches throughout the U.K. & Europe, with a modern fleet of 45 vehicles.


We are committed to providing a quality service to our customers and we need quality people to help deliver this commitment.


Who are we looking for?


We're recruiting full & part time bus drivers, to cover a variety of routes from Cheltenham and throughout the North Cotswolds.

As one of our bus drivers, you’ll be an ambassador for our company. When customers board our buses, you must have a friendly smile and offer a warm welcome.


You’ll be expected to look after a variety of our customers and make sure everyone enjoys a safe and comfortable journey, whilst taking great pride in delivering a friendly and professional service.


But that is just the basics, you must be patient, calm under pressure, have great customer service skills and able to work confidently on your own and handle cash responsibly.


You will need a flexible approach to working hours as this involves working between 06:00 hrs  & 20:30 hrs, 5 days over 7 (Monday – Sunday) on a shift system.


You will also need to meet the following criteria:-

· Hold a current PCV Driving Licence.

· Hold a current Driver CPC.

· Have a smart appearance and a good communicator.

· Be willing to work as part of a team.

· Possess good overall knowledge of driver’s hour’s regulations.

· Possess good customer care skills.

· Be willing to undertake a DCPC check.

· Have an excellent safety record.

· Be in good general health.


What can we offer you?


· Competitive salary with enhanced payment for Sunday & Bank Holiday's.

· 40 hours minimum per week (full time) with the option of overtime.

· You’ll have a contributory pension.

· 28 days paid holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays.

· Full company uniform.

· Friendly shift patterns with no late night finishes.

· Free local bus travel on our bus services for you and your spouse/partner.

· Discounted travel on our U.K. & European holidays and day excursions including theatre trips (T's & C's apply).


As part of our recruitment process you will be expected to undergo a driving assessment.




If you think you have what it takes to be a Marchant’s driver, please Click Here to download the application form, and return by post with a copy of your driving licence and also your CPC card to:


Operations Department,

Marchants Coaches Ltd,

100 Prestbury Road,


GL52 2DJ.


Or Email: operations@marchants-coaches.com


We are also looking for part time and casual drivers for a variety of duties, including AM & PM school routes during the academic year, please enquire for further details.



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