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Job no: 495172 TDM

Work type: Full time

Location: Melbourne

Categories: Drivers & Operations

The role

Transdev Bus Drivers play a key role in keeping Melbourne moving. To help you become one of our professional drivers Transdev has developed our Journey Maker Academy pathways.

Our pathways provide paid employment and assist you to attain your MR licence and your Victorian Commercial Passenger Vehicle Driver Accreditation. We help you become a professional Bus Driver so you can make a difference to our customers’ lives every day by getting them to their destination on time, every time, safely and comfortably.

Our drivers service public transport routes, school routes, charters and special event services such as rail replacement and sporting events. Our drivers are also responsible for ticket sales and customer relations.

Our shifts and rostering vary across our six depots and include straight shifts, rotating shifts, split shifts and relief shifts. More detailed information is discussed during the recruitment process.

We’re always interested in hearing from friendly, reliable people who are willing to go the extra mile for our customers and become part of our close-knit team.

If you currently have a MR licence and hold a Victorian Commercial Passenger Vehicle Driver Accreditation, 'click here' for our Experienced Bus Driver opportunities.

If you don’t have a MR licence or hold a Victorian Commercial Passenger Vehicle Driver Accreditation, then ‘Apply Now’ below.


What you bring

  • A current and valid VIC C-class Driver Licence (no ‘P’ plates)
  • A good driving history (current) issued by VicRoads
  • Strong communication and customer services skills
  • Well-developed skills using mobile phone and PC-based technology and software

The benefits for you

Transdev offers market leading benefits to our drivers as well as:

  • Paid employment as you complete your initial training (*conditions apply)
  • Generous rates and allowances
  • Additional shift options to increase your earning capacity
  • Supportive line managers with your best interests at heart
  • Ongoing support and training to help you excel

About Transdev

Transdev is a world leader in the operation of passenger transport services. We operate in 20 countries around the world, with 82,000 employees and manage 41,000 vehicles. We are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve.

Our values and beliefs

As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to reflecting the diversity of the communities we serve. We support applications from people representing all diversity groups and ages such as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, LGBTI, people with disabilities, religious beliefs, and ethnicity. We also have an uncompromising attitude to the safety of our employees, client and customers

Our recruitment process                                  

All of our recruitment processes include medicals, drug & alcohol testing, police checks, licence checks and right to work checks. By submitting your personal information to Transdev you consent to such information being collected, held, used and disclosed in accordance with our Privacy Policy

To find out more visit our careers page http://www.transdev.com.au/careers#work-with-us or contact our local recruitment team at tdm.recruitment@transdev.com.au for further information.


If you're as passionate about delivering unparalleled service as we are then click the ‘Apply now’ button to go to our Transdev careers website and complete your application form online.

Ref #: 495172 TDM


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