Tag: first bus

First Bus Driver Vacancies

First Bus, the largest bus operator in the local area is offering its driver fleet an overtime rate of £25/hour. As a shortage of bus drivers continues, and despite recruitment bonuses offered, the company still has vacancies within its Blantyre, Overtown, Scotstown, Dumbarton and Caledonia depots. A First Bus spokesperson said that the pay rise […]

First Bus is Recruiting

Bus company ‘First Bus’ are hiring! They’re looking for trainee and qualified drivers. The job advert says: “We are looking for Trainee Bus Drivers to join our team in Glasgow at one of the following depot locations on a fixed-term contract (12 months) – Caledonia, Overtown, Blantyre, and Scotstoun.” It added: “As a trainee bus driver you will be […]

First Bus Staff Test Positive

There was yet another reminder today how prevalent covid is in Lanarkshire when some staff members nearby at First Bus tested positive. Some workers at First Bus Depot at Glasgow Road, Blantyre have been asked to self isolate this week. The bus company also say there is no risk to passenger or staff safety, but […]