Yardman - Blacktown

What are we looking for

Our employees are what make Busways work. We are always trying to attract people with high quality traits to join our team. We currently have a vacancy for a dynamic and motivated Yardman to join our Blacktown depot.

The Opportunity

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company and a friendly team environment. You will be given the opportunity to grow, develop and to take on additional responsibility.

The Job

Reporting to the Workshop Supervisor, this role requires you to have a mature and professional approach with excellent communication skills. Your main duties/responsibilities will include performing routine and scheduled maintenance of depot buildings and yards however, but is not limited to the following:

  • Cleaning the yard and mowing lawns as required
  • Emptying bins in the workshops and depot yard as required
  • Picking up and delivering parts and other objects as directed by the Workshop Manager/Supervisor
  • Carrying out maintenance and repairs to buildings as required, such as cleaning gutters and painting
  • Maintaining gardens and depot premises as required
  • Other miscellaneous duties as directed by Workshops and Operations Managers/Supervisors
  • Performing ad hoc as directed by the Workshop Manager/Supervisor

Essential Criteria:

  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to effectively organise your workload and work autonomously
  • Able to demonstrate a reliable, punctual and responsible approach to work
  • Current NSW drivers licence
  • MR/HR licence
  • Fork Llift Ticket

Experience within a similar position will be considered advantageous however, is not required for the position.

About Busways

Busways Group is one of the largest private bus operators in NSW, operating route, charter and school bus services in outer-metropolitan Sydney, the Central Coast and the NSW North Coast. We are a family run business with over 75 years' experience. Today we are a strong team of approximately 1500 staff delivering quality public transport with a fleet of over 700 buses across 16 depots.

Unfortunately due to the large number of applications that we usually receive, we are unable to contact all applicants and only short-listed applicants will be notified.

Busways is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


How To Apply: 

Please apply by sending through a copy of your Resume and Cover Letter to aleeshasimon@busways.com.au  or alternatively for more information, please don’t hesitate to contact the Recruitment Team on (02) 9497 1800.

Please note, applicantions will close on Friday 13th April 2018.