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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.  The services run 24/7 and working hours vary.


Benefits :


  • Fully paid training provided to gain Category D licence and CPC.
  • Once qualified: £10.48 per hour increasing to £10.75 per hour after 6 months and then increasing to £11.02 per hour after 12 months
  • Rest Day Premium: £12.40 per hour
  • Night Shift Premium: 10% uplift on base pay for any hours worked between 22:00 hours and 06:00 hours
  • Rest Day Minimum Paid Premium: 5 hour minimum payment made if less than 5 hours worked
  • Pension: 5% contributory pension which the business will match
  • Uniform provided


If you are 18 or over, have a full UK driving licence which you have held for a minimum of 12 months and have great customer service skills, then we want to hear from you!


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.