Career Opportunities

Join Our Team - current vacancies at Preston Bus are listed below. 

For all vacancies, please download an application form. Return completed application forms to Preston Bus Ltd., 221 Deepdale Road, Preston, PR1 6NY. 

Successful applicants will be invited for an assessment. This comprises a formal interview, tests on maths, English language and the Highway Code. For driving positions you will also have a driving assessment.

Due to high volumes of applications we are unable to reply to every applicant. Unfortunately, if you haven't heard from us within 28 days of your application, you have not been successful this time.


Join Our Team as a Trainee Bus Driver

We are looking for motivated, committed, enthusiastic individuals who can meet our customer needs. You must have a full UK driving licence (car) and have at least two years driving experience, and experience in customer service is an advantage.

We offer successful applicants a full training programme leading to professional driving qualifications.

To apply, please download an application form, and return to our Deepdale Road depot


Coach Drivers

Hallmark Coaches (Part of Preston Bus) based at Blackpool are looking for experienced and enthusiastic coach drivers for all types of coaching work.

The successful applicants will be able to work flexibly - this position will require working weekends and occasional late nights. Full PCV licence and CPC card required, and DBS clearance will be also be required (Hallmark Coaches will apply for this).

In return we offer good rates of pay and conditions.

Please apply via email to or call our Coach Manager James Crook-Williams on 07825 808528 for further information.


Qualified PCV Drivers (Preston)

Due to our continued expansion in the area, we are looking for qualified PCV drivers to operate our network of local bus services in and around Preston and Blackpool. 

We have a range of rosters to suit members of staff, along with competitive rates of pay. Our drivers can earn up to £500 per week including overtime. We also offer generous holiday entitlement, good terms and conditions and access to the company pension scheme. Employees, their spouses and children are entitled to free local bus travel. Applicants are required to have a full PCV licence and CPC qualification card.

We are a great company to work for where people stay. Out staff tell us they are proud to work here and would recommend working with us to people they know.

To apply, please download an application form, and return to our Deepdale Road depot. 


Opportunities elsewhere in Rotala Group 

Preston Bus is part of the Rotala group. Please see the below links for further opportunities:

Rotala Head Office

Diamond Bus North West (Atherton)

Diamond Bus (Midlands)

Wessex Bus (Bristol)