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Pcv Driving Examiner

Salary: £0

Location: G42

Job type: Permanent

Category: G42

First Bus, Glasgow are looking for a full time PCV Delegated Driving Examiner to join our Training Team! Our Training Team is passionate about nurturing and developing the new generation of Driver talent. We want you to be the one to ultimately sign-off our trainee drivers' on their learning journey, whilst acting as an ambassador for the wider business. Welcome to First Bus Hello. First Bus is one of the country's largest bus operators – taking 1.6 million customers to their destinations every day. We're a forward-looking business at the forefront of bus technology, leading the way on contactless payments, mobile Apps and real time information. Our investment in state-of-the-art, new buses is just one part of our transition to a low-carbon future. It's an exciting time to be here. What will you be doing? * Conducting PCV driving tests, in line with DVSA standards, for new colleagues * Mentoring and coaching existing colleagues, where necessary * Testing of learners to ensure a demonstrable knowledge of the Highway Code, vehicle safety and vehicle operations, whilst adhering to the standard of the Road Traffic Act 1988 * Providing guidance and assistance to the training and garage management teams in relation to PCV standards and driving instruction techniques * To remain abreast with commercial and legislative changes to vehicles, test requirements and equal opportunities, and advising on company procedure relating to the aforementioned * Advising and offering guidance and training on vehicle familiarisation, as well as instruction on the correct use of service performance and control systems * Assisting with the Driving Quality Monitoring processes and identifying and communicating on trends and making recommendations on improving driving standards * To deliver classroom modules in areas of driving standards including up skilling of our driver mentors Applicants must be appropriately qualified and experienced as below; * Experience in a Driving Examiner remit is essential, with the potential to demonstrate the coaching and mentoring of PCV (CAT D & D1 Category) tests and assessments; candidates in possession of a DVSA delegated driving examiner's qualification will be given prior consideration for this role * Evidence of working as a PCV Driving Examiner ideally within the last year * An understanding of proposed legislative changes in the UK and EU which in turn influence the standards as required by Transport Scotland, DVSA, DVLA and JAUPT * Demonstrable knowledge of health, safety, quality and environment in the workplace * The ability to work autonomously and travel while at times being flexible to meet business requirements Rewards & Benefits * Negotiable Salary * 25 days annual leave + bank holidays * First Xclusives – Discounts on many high street brands, supermarket's, holiday's and cinema tickets, to name a few * First My Rewards - Discounted train travel for you and your family after 6 months service – travel as far as London/Edinburgh for £6! * Free bus pass for you and a significant other on joining * Generous pension scheme * Employee Assistance Programme – 24hr, 365 days a year mental health support We put a big focus on physical and mental wellbeing at First Bus. We recognise that anyone can be affected by the stresses and strains of work, or life outside it. You'll find a range of health-promotion initiatives, and you will have 24/7 access to our confidential Employee Assistance Programme. Apply now! We look forward to receiving your application. Public transport serves everyone, whatever their differences. At First Bus, we want to be an employer open to you, no matter what your differences are. We aspire to be an inclusive organisation because diverse backgrounds, thinking and experiences bring so many benefits to our customers, communities and people. We welcome applications from all


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