Trainee Bus and Coach Driver

Trainee Bus and Coach Driver

Trainee Bus Driver


Part Time and Full Time Opportunities


West Coast Motors is a privately owned family business established in the early 1920's. We operate buses and coaches on a mix of school contracts, local services, school and private group hires across Argyll with local depots in Glasgow, Campbeltown, Ardisia, Oban, Mull, Bute and Dunoon.


Looking to relocate to the Oban area? We may be able to support you with initial accommodation.


We are on the look out for full time and part time Trainee Bus Drivers to join our team. This is the perfect opportunity if you are looking for a change of career, what could be better than an office view driving through the beautiful Scottish scenery! We will guide and support you through every stage of the process of obtaining your PCV licence. We offer free training up to the value of £2500 (conditions apply) within our in-house training school.


Salary/Benefits for a Trainee Bus Driver/ Bus Driver:

  • permanent, secure job
  • Competitive rate of pay - £13 per hour
  • 30 days holiday
  • Company pension
  • Great training (including paid Driver CPC training which is required for licence holders)
  • Free travel for you and your family
  • Development and career opportunities
  • Overtime opportunities - 6th day paid at time and a half
  • Employee benefits app with discounts in shops, access to GP and counselling service

What we need from you:

  • A full endorsement free driving licence
  • Previous driving experience preferable
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Live within driving distance of Oban

About you:

  • Provide excellent customer service and a safe and comfortable journey for our passengers
  • Patient, able to work confidently on your own
  • Able to handle cash responsibly

If you have the drive to succeed in this role let us steer your career in a new direction with West Coast Motors.

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Start your journey today.

Call Tom Waddell on +44(0)7960 354441 or Fiona Irvine on +44(0)7739 447369 or email [email protected]