Electric Bus Operations Manager


Job Details


Coventry Garage - Operations

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Working Pattern

Full Time


£34,000 per annum

Closing Date

17/11/2019 23:45

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National Express Group is a leading public transport operator with bus, coach and rail services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East. Passengers made 898 million journeys on our services in 2018.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Electric Bus Operations Manager, on a fixed term contract for 6-12 months, to effectively deliver all aspects of the electric bus operational requirements including delivering the skills training for the Bus Operation. Please note this role requires you to work between Coventry and Yardley Wood bus station.

What you'll do...

  • To work with the training and operations departments to ensure delivery of the training skills required for the electric bus including core skills, ensuring safety and efficiency is maximised.
  • To demonstrate effective delegate performance, continuously ensuring effective stakeholder engagement, ownership and responsibility.
  • Deliver and audit all processes ensuring best practise for standards on all electric vehicle courses delivered under National Express.
  • Deliver and audit all processes ensuring best practise for standards on all electric vehicle courses delivered under National Express
  • Delivering service reliability through vehicle battery efficiency ensuring improvements are monitored as and when required whilst minimising service disruption and enhancing business performance in the relevant department.

We offer a wide range of benefits such as...

  • Free bus travel for you and your partner
  • Free coach pass
  • Company pension
  • Access to NX Health Bus
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Variety of deals and discounts available through NX online portal

Things to note...

National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well as random checks during employment acording to the policy.

You may also have experience in the following ...

We are looking for a PCV licence holder who displays a people development focused outlook for all duties. You will demonstrate excellent understanding of the industry sector, inclusive of all relevant legislative and engineering functions associated with service delivery along with excellent communication and practical problem solving skills.

If the above sounds like a next step in your career, follow our online application process to express your interest! If you have any queries or wish to discuss any aspects of the role, please email recruitment@nationalexpress.com.



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