Reports to:Despatch Controller

Supervises:May supervise trainees with on road training

Main objectives:Drive a vehicle with regard for passenger comfort and safety; maintain route schedules, manage financial arrangements with passengers and meet all legal requirements relating to passenger route service drivers.

Typical functions and responsibilities:

  • Vehicle preparation including mirrors, signage, ticketing equipment and cash float.
  • Drive a specified route according to schedule.
  • Issue tickets and handle cash.
  • Comply with legal requirements.
  • Give passengers information on routes, fares and timetables.
  • Return vehicle to depot, completes driver logbook, checks vehicle for safety, cleanliness, etc.

Typical qualifications and experience:Class 2 or Class 4 driver’s license and P endorsement on the license.