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UK & CONTINENTAL COACH TRAVEL

Visit us at 61 Clarence Street, Cheltenham, open 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, 9:30am – 1:30pm Saturday

 

Marchants is Gloucestershire’s leading operator of both local bus services and coaches throughout the U.K. & Europe with a modern fleet of 38 vehicles.

 

We are committed to providing a high quality service to our customers and we need quality people to help deliver this commitment.

 

We're Recruiting Experienced Coach Drivers!

 

Who are we looking for?

 

We are currently recruiting experienced coach drivers for a variety of work including school trips, excursions, private hire & tours throughout the UK & Europe. Working 5 days over 7 (Monday – Sunday) this may involve working some anti-social hours.

 

As a Coach Driver you will be responsible for:

· Driving PCV vehicles on local and long distance routes.

· Keeping the vehicles clean and tidy.

· Keeping accurate Tachograph records.

 

You will need to meet the following criteria:

· Must hold a current PCV Driving Licence

· Must hold a current Driver CPC

· Good overall knowledge of Digital Tachographs and driver’s hours regulations.

· Hold a current Digital Tachograph.

· Possess good customer care skills.

· Be willing to undertake a DCPC check.

· Have an excellent safety record.

· Be in good general health.

 

As part of our recruitment process you will be expected to undergo a driving assessment.

 

What can we offer you?

 

· Competitive hourly rates.

· Part time hours (2-3 days).

· Full time posistions with 40 hours minimum per week.

· Additional hours maybe available subject to EC Driving Hours and Working Time Directive.

· Contributory pension.

· 28 days paid holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays

· Company uniform.

· Free travel on our local bus services for you and your spouse/partner.

· Discounted travel on our U.K. & European holidays and day excursions including theatre trips, for you and your spouse/partner.

 

We are also looking for part time and casual drivers for a variety of duties including AM & PM school routes during the academic year, please enquire for further details.

 

Interested?

 

If you think you have what it takes to be a Marchant’s driver, please click here to download the application form.

 

Completed applications can be returned by either email to operations@marchants-coaches.com or by post to the Operations Department, Marchants Coaches, 100 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 2DJ

 

 

We're Recruiting A Full Time PCV Mechanic/Technician!

 

Who are we looking for?

 

We are currently seeking a self-motivated PCV Mechanic/Technician to join our busy engineering team in Cheltenham, at our Prestbury Depot working on a variety of modern buses & coaches.

 

The safety and reliability of our vehicles is vital in making sure we can provide the highest levels of service to our customers.

 

The position will include diagnosis and repairs, routine examinations, servicing and parts replacement.

 

Main Duties:

 

Working as part of the team, the successful applicant will be responsible for the following duties:

 

· To diagnose and carry out MOT preparations, general vehicle repairs, servicing and parts replacement.

· Vehicle fault diagnostics and repair including welding where necessary.

· To fully comply with all HS & E legislation along with company policies.

· Maintain and develop technical skills as required.

· Any duty deemed reasonable by the Workshop Manager and Controller.

· Working Monday – Fridays with the option of overtime when available.

· Skills, Experience and Qualifications within the PCV industry are desirable, whoever applicants with HGV experience will be considered.

 

The successful candidate will have experience as a Mechanic/Technician and have:

 

· A Minimum level 3 NVQ standard or equivalent (i.e. City & Guilds level 1 & 2)

· Ability to multi skill within an engineering environment.

· A flexible approach to working hours as some early mornings, late evenings and weekend work may be required to meet the demands and needs of the company.

· The ability to communicate effectively with colleagues in the both our engineering & operations departments.

· A PCV license is desirable or the ability to obtain a PCV license is essential.

 

What can we offer you?

 

· Competitive hourly rates.

· Full time 40 hours per week.

· Additional hours maybe available subject to Working Time Directive.

· Contributory pension.

· 28 days paid holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays

· Uniform.

· Free travel on our local bus services for you and your spouse/partner.

· Discounted travel on our U.K. & European holidays and day excursions including theatre trips, for you and your spouse/partner.

 

Interested?

 

Please click here to download the application form. Completed applications can be returned by either email to operations@marchants-coaches.com or by post to the Operations Department, Marchants Coaches, 100 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 2DJ

 

 

We're Recruiting A Full Time Shunter/Cleaner!

 

Who are we looking for?

 

We are currently looking to recruit a Full Time Shunter/Cleaner working 40 hour per week at our depot in Cheltenham.

You will be responsible for parking vehicles, assisting with fuelling, toilet and water servicing and ensuring our high-quality standards for both interior and exterior presentation are met at all times.

 

Other duties such as internal depot cleaning and yard duties may also be required.

 

Requirements:

 

· Self-motivation and able to work on own.

· Be willing to work as part of a team.

· Be in good general health.

· Awareness and adherence to all health and safety matters.

· A full UK PCV Driver’s License is desirable but not essential

· A flexible approach to hours of work, including weekends and Bank Holidays, where necessary is essential.

 

What can we offer you?

 

· Competitive hourly rates of pay.

· Full time position with guaranteed 40 hours minimum per week

· Additional hours maybe available subject to EC Driving Hours and Working Time Directive.

· 28 days paid holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays.

· Contributory pension.

· Free travel on our local bus services for you and your spouse/partner.

· Discounted travel on our U.K. & European holidays and day excursions including theatre trips, for you and your spouse/partner.

 

Interested?

 

Please click here to download the application form. Completed applications can be returned by either email to operations@marchants-coaches.com or by post to the Operations Department, Marchants Coaches, 100 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 2DJ

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