Trainee or Qualified PCV Bus/Coach Driver

Job Description

Trainee or Qualified PCV Coach Driver - Full or Part Time

Join our team as a Bus / Coach Driver at Hinkley Point C!

Are you seeking an exciting opportunity to contribute to one of the most significant infrastructure projects in the UK?  This flagship nuclear new build power station requires PCV drivers to play a vital role in transporting the workforce within this dynamic and forward-thinking environment.

Join us in driving sustainable energy forward!  If you're ready to be at the forefront of progress and play a pivotal role in the success of Hinkley Point C, we encourage you to apply for a Bus / Coach Driver position today.  Seize this opportunity to be part of a groundbreaking project that will provide zero-carbon electricity to power the nation for generations to come. 

As one of our Drivers, you will be transporting the workforce from local areas to the HPC construction site.  Our expert Driver Trainers will be with you every step of the way providing ongoing support, development and training.

This is a 24/7 project, so we have shifts starting from as early as 3am through to night shifts.

A summary of benefits:

  • Qualified: Pay £13.84 per hour increasing to £14.21 after 6 months and £15.87 after 12 months (& completion of Level 2 Customer Service course)
  • Trainee: Pay £12 per hour during training period (approx. 3 to 4 weeks)
  • 10% night shift premium (between 2200hrs - 0600hrs)
  • 25% overtime and weekend premium
  • Pension - 5% contributory pension matched by us
  • Employee Rewards scheme (retailer discounts)
  • Free local bus travel & significantly reduced rail travel
  • Employee Life Cover
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Accredited customer service qualification + other courses/training available
  • Annual pay review linked to retail price index

About you:

We would love to hear from you if you:

  • Have a full UK licence which you have held for a minimum of 24 months
  • Have fantastic customer service and people skills
  • Can be flexible with working hours

Please note - All employees must be willing to undergo Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) and obtain a DBS certificate. This standard is designed to provide a level of assurance as to the honesty, integrity and values of individuals who are required to work at a Nuclear Licenced Site, or who may have access to sensitive nuclear information.

Somerset Passenger Solutions welcomes applications from a diverse range of candidates regardless of background, gender, race, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation, or age.