Cat D Bus Drivers required for Ballymena

Job Ref: JO-2208-34678_1659615361
Sector: Driving
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 04 August 2022
  • Ballymena, County Antrim bt42 1sa Ballymena County Antrim Northern Ireland bt42 1sa
  • Blue Arrow
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Blue Arrow are recruiting for Category D Bus Drivers for a client operating within the logistics sector.
Role - Category D Bus Drivers
Pay - £10.50ph with overtime after 38 hours at time and one half (Nightshift has a 20-29% premium)
Location - Ballymena
Duration - Full Time Permanent
Working times - two options
4 day week- Monday-Thursday 7am-5pm
4.5 day week- Monday-Thursday 8.15am-5pm Friday 8am-1pm
Purpose of Post
To ensure that the vehicle is road-worthy, safe and fault free before delivery to the customer
Key Tasks
* Drive EV, H2 and diesel buses during Road Tests and Shakedown Tests in a timely manner and to the Company Quality Standard.
* Comply with the highway code at all times and operate vehicles in a safe and courteous manner.
* Assess vehicle steering and general driving condition of vehicles during Road Tests and Shakedown Tests.
* Identify and report faults when they occur.
* Refuel or charge vehicles to complete the required mileage before delivery to customers.
* Shunt vehicles around company premises or to external approval bodies when required.
* Implement any customer sign-off feedback or customer market feedback on Quality issues to improve Quality for new buses leaving the factory.
* Work alongside the managers and operators to create a teamwork environment to promote best practices for Quality.
* Be a competent practical worker and ensure safe handling of vehicles at all times.
* Willing to work in any other required area and on occasion be willing to train others.
* Responsible for the compliance with the company's health and safety policy and procedures ensuring the workshop policies are being adhered to and use all appropriate PPE.
* Undertake all duties in line with General Data Protection and maintain utmost level of confidentiality.
* Ensure work is completed to meet the requirements of the ISO 9001 standard.
* Ensure that you treat those with whom they come into contact in a courteous and respectful manner in accordance with the Dignity at Work Procedure.
* You must maintain high standards of personal accountability.
* You must follow the training received when using any work items the company has provided.
* You must co-operate with others on health and safety and not interfere with, or misuse, anything provided for their health, safety, or welfare.
* You must take care of your own health and safety and that of people who may be affected by what you do (or do not do).
* You must comply with the no smoking policy.
* Staying away from home on occasions will be necessary to meet the requirements of the role.
This job description will be subject to review in the light of changing circumstances and may include other duties and responsibilities, as may be determined in consultation with the jobholder. It is not intended to be rigid and inflexible but should be regarded as providing guidelines within which the individual works.

04/09/2022 12:16:01
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