Jobs and volunteering at HCT Group

This section of our website posts opportunities to work for HCT Group, showing vacancies from all sites and depots - from bus driving jobs to management posts. In addition to paid positions, we also have voluntary posts available from time to time for those who wish to make a direct contribution to their communities.

HCT Group is an equal opportunities employer. 


Group Engineering Director, Nationwide, £comp

HCT Group is seeking to recruit a full time Group Engineering Director to join their team.

The Group Engineering Director is responsible for the development and implementation of Group-wide engineering, health and safety and environmental strategies for the organisation plus the development of efficient and effective engineering departments in line with legal duties, budgetary control and best practice.

The ideal candidate will have experience in public transport, managing remote staff, constructing business plans and be confident in developing policies and procedures. You will also have a clear understanding of transport law, environmental law and the public sector procurement process. Excellent communication and presentation skills are crucial.

The successful candidate will be qualified in NEBOSH, BSc (Eng) mechanical engineering or a relevant engineering qualification.

This role will involve traveling to HCT Group locations throughout the UK and Channel Islands.

A full job description and person specification can be downloaded here.

To apply for this role, please send a CV with covering letter to hr.admin@hctgroup.org no later than 8th March 2018.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis on receipt of a CV and covering letter. No Agencies Please.


Independent Travel Manager, Surrey

We are looking for motivated and reliable support workers to join our new travel training team, working in partnership with Surrey County Council. This role is based out in the community, working with young people with special educational needs and disabilities, helping to support their future independence by teaching them how to travel to school or college independently. This is a fantastically rewarding opportunity for people who like to make a difference to people’s lives. You will need to be a calm and patient communicator who is a confident user of public transport and enjoys meeting people from a range of diverse backgrounds.

Travel trainers work 1 to 1 with young people, at school drop off and pick up times, helping them to learn a range of transferrable skills to support independent travel. You will be given a full training package, so direct experience is not necessary, however you need to have empathy, energy and be willing to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

A full copy of the job description and person specification for this role can be found here

Please send your CV with a covering letter explaining why you are the ideal candidate for this role to Amandaanderson@hctgroup.org by Friday 29th March 2019. No agencies please.


PSV Fleet Technician (Fitter), Manchester, £comp

Manchester Community Transport, the largest Community Transport Operator in Greater Manchester and part of the HCT Group has vacancies for two full time PSV trained fleet maintenance technician. Salary is up to £28,000 per annum dependant on experience.

The post holder will provide a key role in the day-to-day operation of the maintenance facility, ensuring company and external customer vehicles are maintained to the required legal and operational standards. They will be required to support the Workshop Manager and Depot Manager in ensuring all vehicles are serviced and maintained to legislative and operational requirements in a safe, cost effective and efficient manner. 

Applicants must be qualified to NVQ level 3 or City and Guilds Level 3 and preferably 2 years’ experience. Applicants holding a full PCV licence, electrical and diagnostic experience are desirable but not essential.

A full copy of the job description and person specification can be found here.

To apply for this role, please forward a CV and covering letter to kath.smith@manct.org.


Bus driving jobs in Guernsey

CT Plus Guernsey Limited is currently recruiting experienced bus drivers who are interested in driving for our Buses.gg service in Guernsey.

If you have a full, clean PCV licence and are interested in working from our St Peter Port bus depot in Guernsey, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Pay is £12.30 per hour, with £15.68 per hour for any work after 18:30hrs and all day Sundays (training rate for initial route learning is £8.85 per hour)

Immediate starts are available for those with full PSV/PCV licences.

You can download the full job description here

Please download and complete an application form and send it to us with a photocopy of both parts of your driving licence and your PCV licence. You will need to bring the originals with you if called for interview.

You can download an application form here 

Please follow this link for information about working with CT Plus Guernsey – see here for details.

Completed forms, along with licence photocopies, should be sent to;

alaskahelp@hctgroup.org

or

Alaska Help
CT Plus Guernsey Limited
Les Banques
St Peter Port
Guernsey GY1 2HZ

If you'd like an informal chat about driving in Guernsey, please call Alaska on 01481 719238

CT Plus is an equal opportunities employer – please see our Equal Opportunities Policy


Drivers, Waltham Forest, London, £comp, 25 hrs per week

We are recruiting drivers to work on our contracts providing Special Educational Needs transport in Waltham Forest.

Based out of our Walthamstow Avenue Depot near the Walthamstow Greyhound Stadium, we offer a competitive rate of pay, an average of 25 hours per week during school terms times, approx 39 weeks per year. Additional overtime may also be available. Annual leave to be taken during school holidays.

Drivers will require a full D1 or D category PCV licence, relevant CPC qualification, and must be able to pass an enhanced DBS check. Experience of working with people with disabilities would be a distinct advantage. A full job description is available here.

To apply for this role, please send a completed application form (downloadable here) with cover letter to wfjobs@hctgroup.org This position is advertised as an open ended vacancy, applications will be reviewed upon receipt and the recruiting manager reserves the right to close this vacancy at any point due to having a sufficient amount of applications. No agencies please.


London red bus drivers - recruiting now

We currently recruiting experienced bus drivers who are interested in driving for our London red bus services. If you have a full, clean PCV licence and are interested in working from our Ash Grove bus depot in Hackney - or our Walthamstow Avenue depot in Walthamstow - we would be delighted to hear from you.

You can download the full job description here

Please download and complete an application form and send it to us with a photocopy of both parts of your driving licence and your PCV licence.  You will need to bring the originals with you if called for interview. The post involves random drug and alcohol screening.

If you have a full, clean PCV licence and you'd like to find out more about driving for CT Plus, please call Kenisha Foster 0207 275 2445. 

Completed forms, along with licence photocopies, should be sent to:

Kenisha Foster
PCV (LB) Recruitment
CT Plus Limited
Ash Grove Depot
Mare Street
London
E8 4RH

Alternatively, if you would prefer to apply by e-mail, please send your completed application form and a scanned copy of both parts of your driving licence and your PCV licence to careers@hctgroup.org.  

Downloadable London red bus driver application form (MS Word format)

CT Plus is an equal opportunities employer – please see our Equal Opportunities Policy


PCV bus drivers, Stockport & Rochdale, £comp

Manchester Community Transport, one of the largest Community Transport Operators in Greater Manchester and a part of the HCT Group is recruiting experienced bus drivers to work on contracts with TfGM.

Applicants must be over 21 years old, with a full PSV licence and CPC entitlement with a maximum of 6 penalty points. Experience of driving passenger carrying vehicles is required along with excellent customer service skills.
Applicants will be required to work shifts on a 5 over 7 day basis and have a flexible approach to the work duties. We offer competitive rates of pay for an average 39 hour week + OT, if required.

  • 20 days paid holiday per year rising to 25 dependent on length of service, + Bank Holidays
  • Full uniform provided
  • Contributory Pension scheme provided
  • Employee Benefit Scheme

A full job description can be downloaded here.  To apply for these roles, please download and complete an application form (here) and send it to us with a photocopy of both parts of your driving licence and your PCV licence. You will need to bring the originals with you if called for interview. 

Completed forms, along with licence photocopies, should be sent to Kath.smith@manct.org

or

Kath Smith
MCT
Crossley Park
Crossley Road
Stockport
SK4 5BF

This position is advertised as an open ended vacancy, applications will be reviewed upon receipt and the recruiting manager reserves the right to close this vacancy at any point due to having a sufficient amount of applications. No agencies please.


MyBus drivers, Leeds and Wakefield depots, from £9.19 per hour

CT Plus Yorkshire currently has a number of vacancies at its Leeds and Wakefield depots for qualified PCV drivers to deliver its MyBus home to school services.

A variety of vacancies currently exist as term time only drivers operating from our Leeds depot. Applicants must hold a valid Category D entitlement to drive PCV vehicles on their license, have no more than 6 penalty points and have completed their driver CPC qualification. They will also be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as the posts will involve working with children.

We offer competitive rates of pay, starting from £9.19 per hour as well as training and other benefits.

You can download an application form here. You can download the job description here - or call our operations team for an informal chat on 0113 245 4691. 

Completed forms can be returned by e-mail to davidlongmate@hctgroup.org by post to

The Operations Manager
CT Plus (Yorkshire)
179 Water Lane
Leeds
LS11 9UD

CT Plus is an equal opportunities employer – please see our Equal Opportunities Policy

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