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$1,397 per week
Moderate

Overview

Bus and Coach Drivers drive buses and coaches to transport passengers over established and special routes.

Day-to-day

  • stopping at set locations to pick up and set down passengers
  • opening and closing doors before and after passengers board or alight
  • controlling lighting, heating and ventilation on buses
  • collecting fares and giving change and tickets, and monitoring electronic entry
  • advising passengers on destinations
  • maintaining conduct of passengers
  • may use public address systems to provide information and tour commentaries for passengers
  • may assist coach passengers with baggage and accommodation bookings
  • may maintain, service and clean coaches.

Considerations

  • requires driving
  • working outdoors.

To become a Bus and Coach Driver

Skills employers are looking for

  • Communication Skills

  • Transportation Logistics

  • Customer Service

  • Bus/Coach Driving

  • Organisational Skills

  • Writing

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