Search for jobs via job title or by location using the fields below:

If you leave fields blank and click the search button you will see all available vacancies. There may be several pages of results.

Search Vacancies


Qualified Coach Driver (RailAir)

We are looking for Qualified Coach Drivers to join us in Reading (RailAir)!

£2000 bonus for new starters!

Do you fancy a change? Do you work in Care, Retail or Warehousing? Whether you're experienced or not, if you have a passion to be a coach driver we want to hear from you!

What will you be doing?

As one of our coach drivers, you'll put smiles on the faces of our customers and make a real difference in your local community. Working on your own initiative, you'll enjoy driving our Coaches (Reading RailAir) and being part of the close-knit team back at our depot. So, if you're a qualified bus/coach driver, join our professional team.

How much will you earn?

If you are a PCV Licence holder with Full dCPC – **For a limited time only we are offering a bonus of £2000 (£500 paid after 6 weeks of driving service, another £500 paid after 26 weeks driving service and another £1000 paid after 52 weeks of driving service)**

You will be earning £12.04 for first six months then rising to £12.50 when successfully completing your 6 months probationary period. Your working hours will be between 37 and 45 hours per week. This is a permanent position. Subsidised parking available subject to terms and conditions.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who is a good communicator and gets on well with people. You must be patient, a safe driver, reliable and calm under pressure. Happy to work a variety of shifts including early mornings, evenings and weekends, you should also have a full UK driving license with no more than 3 points.

What will we offer you?

Full paid training will be provided which includes:

  • Training for a PCV Licence
  • Vehicle and route familiarisation
  • Ticket machine and ticket type training

You'll enjoy a range of benefits, such as:

  • Free travel on our buses for you and your family
  • Pension scheme
  • The chance to buy discounted First shares.
  • Discounted train travel for you and your family on our train operators (GWR, SWR, TPE & Hull Trains). 
  • On top of this our rewards include First Xclusives where you can benefit from over 3,000 offers on a variety of goods and services

What do we do?

Railair has provided a high quality, fast coach link to Heathrow for fifty years from Reading Station. You will be based with our small 25-strong team at Reading Station at the Railair Lounge where our driver's rest facilities and operation supervisors are based.

We provide the first part of a journey that can start in Reading and finish in Hong Kong, New York or Sydney. Our drivers provide a customer focused service from the first take off until the final landing to keep our customers delighted. It's a 22 hour 365 day operation!

Interested? What are you waiting for? Apply Today!

Please note that you have to live within 20 miles of Reading to be considered for this position.

Close map
UK Bus - Reading
Rail Air Lounge, Reading Train Station, Reading, UK, RG1 1LZ
  • Ref:
  • Company:
    First UK Bus
  • Website Skillset:
    Bus Driver
  • Contract Type:
  • Full Time / Part Time:
    Full Time
  • Contracted Hours:
  • Location:
    UK Bus - Reading
  • Closing Date:
    28 December 2019
Share this page
Vacancy Alerts
Create an alert subscription based on this vacancy