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Archive for February, 2018

Coach Drivers – Full Time

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Due to continued expansion of our business, Bennetts Coaches is now looking to recruit for the following positions –

National Express – Full Time – £11.48 per hour, plus bonuses

We’re looking for smart, professional drivers with outstanding customer service skills and a real sense of responsibility.  The ability to work shifts (including weekends and Bank Holidays) and a good level of fitness are both vital, as is possession of a valid PSV driving licence, driver card (tachograph) and driver CPC qualification.

You will be driving a state-of-the-art coach and your customers to their destination in safety, on time and in comfort.  We’ll look to you to provide exceptional customer service and information at all times, sell tickets, handle money, and help passengers to load and unload luggage. Naturally, safety is paramount and you’ll operate within legal requirements such as tachographs, VDFs and drivers’ hours regulations.

You’ll also be there to ensure all vehicle defects and any incidents are reported in line with company procedures.

We offer excellent rates of pay, a company pension and a performance related bonus scheme.

Full Time PSV Drivers – Full Time – £10.48 per hour, plus bonuses

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.

We offer excellent rates of pay, a company pension and a performance related bonus scheme.

PSV Drivers – Part Time – £10.48 per hour

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.

We offer excellent rates of pay and a company pension scheme.


For further information, please contact the Operations Manager at Bennetts Coaches on 01452 527809, or send your CV by email to

PSV Mechanic – Full Time

Monday, February 5th, 2018

Due to continued expansion, we are now seeking an additional PSV Mechanic to join our award winning team at Bennetts Coaches.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the routine inspection and maintenance of our vehicles in accordance with established company procedures and 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 a number of 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.

With an hourly rate of £13.00 per hour, a quarterly bonus scheme and a company pension, we are offering a very competitive package for the successful candidate.

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

Bennetts Coaches Application Form 2017