Bus Driver Trainer & Assessor

Due to our growing team of drivers, we are searching for a suitably qualified Driver Trainer and Assessor to join the team.

As this is a newly created role, the successful candidate will need to be able to think outside the box and implement new processes and procedures.

Regular work activities include:

  • Assisting with driver recruitment and selection
  • Completing induction function for all new employees and drivers
  • Completing full function operator assessments for new and existing drivers
  • Completing full function operator assessments for new and existing drivers
  • Conducting all relevant operator training for new and existing drivers
  • Completion of paperwork and training records, and maintenance of same
  • Ensuring the safety of our workers and members of the public by promoting best practice
  • Updating and maintaining induction, training and assessment materials
  • Operating route and school bus services

Licenses, qualifications and experience

  • Certificate IV Training & Assessment
  • Certificate III in Driving Operations
  • A valid Australian or NSW MR driver’s licence
  • A valid NSW Bus Driver Authority, or the ability to obtain one
  • A valid Working with Children Check (WWCC), or the ability to obtain one
  • Experience in a similar role would be advantageous’

Skills and attributes

  • A self-starter with the ability to work as a team, and independently
  • A self-starter with the ability to work as a team, and independently
  • A professional approach to work and ability to remain objective
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to communicate with staff at all levels from operational staff to management
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Drive for continuous improvement

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