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Bennetts Coach Hire News


Employment Opportunities

November 30th, 2016

Bennetts Coaches are currently seeking to fill the following positions –

Part Time PSV Drivers

Applicants must hold a valid PSV driving licence and an up to date Driver CPC qualification, be reliable and have a flexible approach.  This position will include morning and afternoon school runs during term time, but may on occasions, also include other contract or private hire work.

20 hours minimum per week during term time.  All leave entitlement is to be taken during the school holidays.

Full Time PSV Drivers

We are currently looking for a professional, experienced, friendly coach drivers to join our existing team, covering all aspects of coach driving, to include private hire and contract work.  Applicants must hold a valid PSV driving licence and an up to date Driver CPC qualification, be reliable and have a flexible approach.

40 hours minimum per week.

PSV Mechanic

Responsible for the routine inspection and maintenance of our vehicles in accordance with established company procedures.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake duties such as:

  • Diagnostics
  • Running repairs
  • Vehicle Inspections
  • MOT preparation
  • Vehicle Servicing

The majority of vehicles in our fleet of modern buses and coaches are Mercedes, but we also operate Volvo vehicles.  Mechanical experience of these vehicle types would be advantageous, as would a PSV driving licence.

If you are interested in joining a long-established family company and can offer flexibility and reliability, we are very keen to hear from you.  We offer very excellent rates of pay, a quarterly bonus scheme and a company pension.

For further information, please call Chris Lucassi on 01452 527809 or click on the link below to download our application form.

Bennetts Coaches Application Form 2016


Gloucestershire Road Safety Partnership

September 16th, 2016

Bennetts Coaches are delighted to be working in partnership with The Gloucestershire Road Safety Partnership and is committed to making every journey as safe as possible. Bennetts Coaches are providing the transport for over 6,000 young adults to attend a GRSP county wide road safety theatre production called ‘What if…?’ being shown across five venues in Gloucestershire between September and November 2016. What if…? is a theatre based roadshow aimed at students aged 16-17 and is designed to prevent harm and fatalities to young road users. For more information please visit:

http://roadsafety-gloucestershire.org.uk/whatifroadshow


16 Seater Mercedes Executive Minibus Now Available For Hire

August 25th, 2016

We are pleased to announce the latest addition to our modern fleet of luxury vehicles. Our 16 seater Mercedes executive minibus is available to hire now at very competitive rates. For a free no obligation quotation, please call our friendly admin team on 01452 527809 or email bookings@bennettscoaches.co.uk


School Bus Passes 2016/2017

August 19th, 2016

School bus passes will be printed on Monday 22nd August and will be posted out shortly after. If you have not received your school bus pass by Thursday 1st September, could you please contact us on 01452 527809.


National Express Driver Vacancy

May 27th, 2016

We are currently looking for an experienced, professional, friendly driver to join us on our National Express service.

If you are interested in joining a long-established family company and can offer flexibility and reliability, we are keen to hear from you.  We offer very excellent rates of pay, a quarterly bonus scheme and a company pension.

Applicants must hold a valid PSV licence and current Driver CPC qualification to be considered for this position.  If you require further information please call our Operations Manager on 01452 527809 or email jobs@bennettscoaches.co.uk with your CV.

APPLICATION FORM


Now accepting card payments

March 8th, 2016

We are pleased to inform our customers that we are now able accept payments made by the following Debit and Credit Cards.

  • Visa Credit
  • Visa Debit
  • MasterCard Credit
  • Debit MasterCard
  • Maestro Debit

 

We regret that we are unable to accept payments made by any of the following card types:

  • Visa or MasterCard Business, Corporate, Purchasing or Premium cards
  • Diners Club
  • American Express
  • Vpay
  • Electron

 

Debit card payments under £50.00 will incur a charge of 50p per transaction.

Debit card payments over £50.00 are free of charge.

Credit card payments will incur a charge of 2.5% of the amount paid per transaction.

 

We will of course continue to accept payments by bank transfer, cheques and cash.

 

 

 


Job Vacancy

February 17th, 2016

Bennetts Coaches are currently seeking to fill the following position –

Part Time Driver

Applicants must hold a valid PSV driving licence, be reliable and have a flexible approach. This position will include morning and afternoon school runs during term time, but may on occasions, also include other contract or private hire work which may sometimes be at short notice.

20 hours minimum per week during term time.  All leave entitlement is to be taken during the school holidays.


Busk Benchmark six-star rating

December 22nd, 2015

We are delighted to announce that following a recent independent audit undertaken by both ‘Independent Vehicle Test Audit Services’ and ‘Minimise Your Risk’ our Busk Benchmark six-star rating has been approved to continue.

Further information on Busk Benchmark can be found here – Busk Benchmark

 


Arle Court P&R £2.00 return fare 5th December 2015

December 4th, 2015

On Saturday 5th December 2015, we will be offering a return fare price of just £2.00 per person on the Arle Court Park and Ride service 511. Group, weekly and monthly tickets are also available offering discounted prices over the normal fares.

Don’t want the hassle of parking your car in town and paying high parking charges, use the Park and Ride and travel in comfort and style this Saturday for just £2.00 return per person.