Careers with Newport Bus


Newport Transport is a great place to work, and we're always looking for new staff members to join our team. To apply for a current vacancy indicated below - please complete the application form at the base of this page.

PCV Driver

We are recruiting bus drivers to work from our depot based in Newport. A full current PCV licence and DCPC card is desirable but not essential, as full training will be given. It is essential that the applicant can demonstrate excellent customer service skills.

For drivers with a PCV and DCPC and following training, salary will be £9.00 p/h with 20 days annual holiday and 8 days Bank Holiday. A contributory pension scheme is also offered. After 5 years service you will accrue an extra 5 days annual holiday. For drivers without PCV, the salary is £8.00 p/h during training, increasing to £9.00 after 6 months completed service.

Overtime enhancements are also available for work completed over roister hours. These are paid at £11p/h Monday - Friday and £13p/h Saturday and Sunday.

Interested? If so, then please apply now using the form below.

Car Technician

We are looking for a full time experienced technician/mechanic with a minimum NVQ3 qualification to join our small friendly team.

Ideally you will have experience of working on various makes of cars, servicing, fault finding and carrying out required repairs quickly and efficiently. It is essential that you are able to work using your own initiative. It would be beneficial that you be a qualified MOT tester for classes 4, 5 and 7 vehicles. However this is not essential as full training can be arranged for the right candidate. 

Salary - £19,000 - £21,000 based on experience.

PCV/HGV Engineer

Engineers make up an essential part of our team and are responsible for ensuring our fleet of vehicles are safe for our customers and meet regulatory standards as a minimum. Our expanding workshop also has a number of third party customers who use our engineering services for their vehicles.

We are looking for a skilled PCV technician/mechanic who is able to deliver excellent results at our City Centre depot.

The successful applicant will have experience of working within PCV or HGV vehicle engineering with a C&G Level 3 or equivalent NVQ qualification. You will need to posses excellent diagnostic skills and carry out required repairs efficiently. Must be capable of inspecting vehicles to both DVSA and company standards while working under their own initiative.

It would also be beneficial to have an HGV/PCV licence and irtec accreditation; however these are not essential as training can be given for the right candidate.

This position is a full time permanent position requiring shift working on a 5 over 7 basis with the possibility of overtime.

In return the company offers;

Competitive Salary

Company Pension Scheme

Up to 28 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)

After 5 years service 33 days holiday (including Bank Holidays)

Excellent development opportunities

Free bus travel for yourself, partner and eligible children


If you have the experience and qualifications necessary for this role and want to work in a rewarding job with a great team of employees then please apply now using the form below.


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