PSV/Bus Engineering Team Leader


Job Details


Birmingham Central Garage - Engineering

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£22.50 - £24.50 per hour

Closing Date

26/12/2022 23:45

Join us on the Journey...

We have new opportunities within our Engineering team, for enthusiastic and passionate individuals who have a real desire to drive their team’s performance and support their development. 

As a Team Leader, you will work alongside the Technicians to carry out maintenance activities and deliver ‘on the job’ coaching, mentoring and training. You will play a key part in leading effective communication within your team, reviewing performance and targeting improvements. 

You will work collaboratively to ensure that the daily workshop plan is executed and that the required number of safe, compliant vehicles are available to our customers - helping keep our local communities connected.

By joining National Express, you will be at the forefront of new vehicle technology, working across a variety of vehicle types, such as electric and hydrogen vehicles, with cutting edge diagnostics technology. We are also in the process of introducing a world-class digital workshop system that will provide the team with more data and insight about our vehicles, maintenance and inventory usage. 

What you will need:

  • IMI Level 3 Bus and Coach Engineering & Maintenance or Equivalent (including Heavy Vehicles)
  • Basic IT Skills
  • Experience of working in a vehicle maintenance environment
  • Demonstrable leadership or mentoring experience 

What we offer:

  • £22.50 per hour (days) and £24.50 per hour (nights) 
  • Guaranteed 42 hrs per week including paid breaks with overtime available 
  • A company pension 
  • Life Assurance
  • 25 days paid annual leave  (pro rata depending on shift patterns)
  • Company Sick Pay after 1 years service
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • A free National Express West Midlands bus pass for you and your partner
  • Free nationwide National Express coach travel for you and 50% discount for friends and family
  • Exclusive benefits and savings from thousands of the UK's largest retailers and service providers
  • Access to our award winning Health Bus; providing free and accessible health checks
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme which includes free counselling and further support to aid your health and wellbeing
  • An opportunity to take part in our Cycle2Work scheme
  • A warm invite to join the National Express Sports and Social Club

We are passionate about supporting and developing our teams and providing opportunities for career progression. Our comprehensive training and development framework includes:

  • IRTEC Advanced & Master Qualifications 
  • Operator Licence Awareness Training
  • Leadership Qualifications
  • OEM Specific Qualifications



Things to note...

At National Express, we are really proud of our health and safety record and as a result, we operate a Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

As part of your initial assessment, we will complete Drug and Alcohol testing and you may be subject to random tests during your employment.



Your place in our world

Engineering Manager
PSV/Bus Engineering Team Leader