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Cardiff Bus

The leading transport operator in Cardiff, our mission “to be the most admired bus company in Wales; by being a reliable, affordable, clean, safe, low carbon & frequent bus service, providing a friendly & high-quality customer experience".

At Cardiff Bus, we are proud of our rich history, having provided a service in and around the City of Cardiff for over 100 years and we continue to be the major provider of bus services within the Cardiff area.

A company that has its employees at the heart of what it does, striving to be the most admired bus company in Wales with a proud workforce behind it. We describe ourselves as “a community within our community“, and work hard to look after all our colleagues with good conditions.

We are committed to an environment where everyone can achieve their potential. For this to be realised, we strive to lead with the following Company Values (DRIVE):

Diverse - Respecting all our individual qualities; support and enrich our wider community
Responsible - Demonstrate true ownership and accountability for your actions
Innovative - Constantly strive to improve and have willingness to challenge the status quo
Value Professionalism - Work with honesty and integrity to deliver a quality, friendly and safe customer experience
Everyone (Team) - Listen carefully, communicate constantly and be a team player.

Opportunities

Network Planner

A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen to join us as our Network Planner.

You’ll be responsible for planning our buses and drivers, with a view to always striving to identify and implement opportunities for improvement.

We always strive for a network of services that are reliable and efficient. We want you to contribute to their continual improvement and evolution with the changing patterns we see. Your role in this is critical to that success.

It is vital, therefore, that you always have continuous improvement in your thinking, and you can identify and implement solutions that our customers and driving team will benefit from.

You’ll also demonstrate excellent organisational skills and attention to detail with great analytical, mathematical and numeracy skills. If you can demonstrate great aptitude in this role, the freedom will be yours to own the design and production of our schedules and enjoy the satisfaction of a job well done that it will bring.

Having a background in this sector or experience of our software isn’t critical, we can train you, but having the ability to think logically and problem solve is vital. However, if you are working in the industry and want a new challenge, and progression, and can bring your experiences with you then we’d equally like to hear from you too.

You’ll be working within a small team who care passionately about what they do, this rare opportunity offers a great chance to be part of that.

Customer Service Lead

A great opportunity has arisen for a Customer Service Lead to join our team.

You will manage our team of Customer Service Advisors by leading from the front, showcasing exceptional customer service skills at every opportunity.

As the leading transport operator in Cardiff, high-quality customer service is essential to our business, so you’ll be responsible for motivating our office team and ensuring these high standards are met.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
• Inspiring and motivating the team to give the best service to our customers
• Being a first point of escalation for more complex customer queries
• Actively improve processes and workflows - striving for efficiency
• Seeking solutions that will make ours, and our customers’ experiences better
• Positively influence and contribute to the team culture

This position is full-time and may require some weekend work.

If you have …
• First-rate customer service skills
• Excellent communication skills - verbal, written and listening
• Good problem-solving skills, providing logical and deliverable solutions
• Competent decision making
• Excellent organisational and planning skills with strong attention to detail
Then this could be the role for you!

Shift Vehicle Technician

An opportunity has arisen within the Engineering Department for a Vehicle Technician (Shift). 

This is an exciting opportunity to further develop your knowledge, skills and experience within an Engineering department.

Working within the engineering team helping to maintain our fleet of vehicles, the successful candidate will undertake work to advised standards to maximise vehicle uptime whilst maintaining and improving quality.

The successful candidate will be an experienced Vehicle Technician possessing a recognised engineering qualification within a PCV/HGV discipline, and be able to demonstrate competence in a wide scope of modern vehicle systems. Ideally you will be a time-served LGV/HGV/PCV Fitter with experience of using computer vehicle testing and diagnostic equipment.  

As a confident communicator, you will enjoy both working as part of a highly skilled team and on your own initiative.

A PCV/HGV driving license would be desirable

The position is full-time, working 39 hours per week.  You will be required to undertake shift work. A high degree of flexibility and willingness to work additional hours, as necessary, is required to meet the operational needs of the business.

Talk to us today!

Jen Doody
HR Director

As HR Director for Cardiff Bus, I'm excited to speak with you if you have an interest in any of the positions we currently have available or would just like to know more about working for our business. In addition to the vacancies listed, we are always looking for Drivers and for those who don't currently hold a PCV license, we will support you through your learning!

Now is an exciting time to join us!

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Times available: 

19th

Not Available

20th

10:30 - 12:00

21st 

Not Available