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Part Time Trainee Bus / Coach Driver

Job Category:  Driving / Logistics
Contract Partner Company:  Somerset Passenger Solutions
Employing Company:  Somerset Passenger Solutions

The HPC Jobs Service supports local people into exciting, long-term careers across our Project.

Get your career into gear with Somerset Passenger Solutions, driving a variety of vehicles including some of our state of the art coaches to transport staff and suppliers to and from Hinkley Point C nuclear power station.  This role will not require you to deal with cash or tickets as the services are for HPC workers and staff only.  Please note that you would need to be available full time for the first 8 weeks.

Monday - Friday
Minimum 4 hour shifts: am: 0430 - 0830pm: 1600 - 2000
Option to do am or pm (or both, full time as split shifts)

Minimum 4 hour shifts: am: 0430 - 0830pm: 1530 - 1930
Saturday am & pm and Sunday am & pm

Summary of Benefits:


  • Fully paid training provided for your PCV/PSV licence and CPC training at £9.30 per hour. 
  • Pay once qualified: £10.76 per hour increasing to £11.04 per hour after 6 months and then increasing to £12.32 per hour after 12 months
  • 10% uplift on base pay for any hours worked between 2200hrs and 0600hrs
  • Employee rewards scheme (vouchers and discounts for national retailers)
  • Life Assurance
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance programme
  • Accredited Customer Service and Advanced Driving courses
  • Pension: 5% contributory pension matched by the company
  • Annual pay review linked to Retail Price Index (RPI)


For this role you must have evidence of right to work in the UK. As a project, we do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.