Bus Drivers

Due to a high volume of none qualified applicants, we have now filled our Driver Training quota until March 2020.

If you would like to be placed on our waitlist and be the first to know when we're resuming driver intake, please do get in touch with your CV and covering letter following the steps below. Please note, we will not be able to respond to any indivual applications made until we reopen recruitment. 

Thank you for your time and interest. 

Bus driver applications 

We employ people with a positive 'can do' attitude, who have good communication skills and the natural ability to deliver a first class customer service, to a diverse range of customers. 

This employment is based on a rostered, full time shift pattern, which operates between 0300 through to 0200, working a minimum of 40 hours/week, over 5 days each week. This includes Mondays to Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays, to suit the needs of the business. 

A PCV licence is preferred, however you need not have a bus licence to apply as the right attitude is more important. To qualify, you must have held a full car licence (B) for a minimum of 2 years., have no more than 3 points (SP30) and never been disqualified. You must be medically fit to pass the DVLA PSV medical. 

An enhanced DBS/CRB check will be conducted for all successful applicants. 

Please send applications and covering letters to: Alan Tonge, Training and Recruitment Manager at: alan.tonge@plymouthbus.co.uk or to: Plymouth Citybus, 1 Milehouse Road, Milehouse, Plymouth PL3 4AA. 

Please ensure that you include your full contact details (full name, postal address, email address and phone number).


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