Driving vacancies

Out of 2100 staff around 1600 are drivers. Driving staff are our front line people, each interacting daily with hundreds of customers, who appreciate a safe, reliable and  professional approach when they use our buses.


During the year, our staff took part in 7,626 training days at a cost of £756,000. With increased Certificate of Professional Competence training for drivers, and a renewed focus on developing future talent and leaders for the future.


PCV driver vacancies are available at most of our bus depots throughout the region.  Where vacancies do not exist, we will endeavour to allocate you to a suitably convenient location.

Please note that we accept applications from both fully qualified PCV drivers and those who require training  We will train you to deliver exacting professional standards in customer service, as well as training you to drive a bus. 

Depot Locations:

We have several locations around the North East, where you could work. You will be allocated to the nearest recruiting depot to your location upon successfully passing through the various recruitment stages.

  • Chester-le-Street
  • Gateshead Riverside
  • Hexham
  • Percy Main
  • Peterlee
  • Stanley
  • Sunderland
  • Washington

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