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Trainee PCV Drivers Required!



Who are we looking for?


As one of our drivers, you’ll be an ambassador for our company. When customers board our vehicles, you must have a friendly smile & offer a warm welcome.


You’ll be expected to look after a variety of our customers and make sure everyone enjoys a safe and comfortable journey, whilst taking great pride in delivering a friendly & professional service.


But that is just the basics, you must be patient, calm under pressure, have great customer service skills & able to work confidently on your own.


You will need a flexible approach to working hours as this may involve working some anti-social hours.


You will also need to meet the following criteria:


  • Hold a full car driving licence & have been driving for a minimum of 12 months.

  • You must be 18 years old or over.

  • Have no more than 6 penalty points on your driving licence & no previous bans.

  • Have a smart appearance & a good communicator.

  • Be willing to work as part of a team.

  • Possess good customer care skills.

  • Be willing to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

  • Be in good general health.


What can we offer you?


  • Full PCV Training worth over £2,500 including provisional entitlement, theory & practical test fees

  • £10.00 per hour during your training

  • £12.60 per hour Monday - Friday, £14.00 Saturdays & Sundays when qualified

  • Weekly pay

  • Mentoring & support during your training & afterwards

  • Guaranteed minimum 40 hours per week with additional hours subject to EU Driving Hours and Working Time Directive

  • 28 days paid holiday inclusive of Bank Holidays

  • Mentoring & support during your training & afterwards

  • Pension scheme

  • Company uniform

  • Free ongoing Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) training

  • Free Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)checks & enrolment to update service

  • Free Driver Medicals

  • Free Digi-Card & renewals

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


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




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


Completed applications can be returned by either email to or by post to the Operations Department, Marchants Coaches Ltd, 100 Prestbury Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52 2DJ

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