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.

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Qualified PCV Drivers (Preston & Blackpool)

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, download the above application form, and return to our Deepdale Road depot. 

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Fitters & Auto Electricians

We are looking for outstanding individuals to join our engineering team, and help us continue to deliver a quality service to our customers.

  • You enjoy working within a demanding, fast paced environment.
  • You are an enthusiastic, dedicated self-starter, happy to work on your own initiative, and you also work well as a member of a team.
  • You work in a safe and responsible manner.

Experience in a commerial workshop environment is essential. Competitive rates of pay and good working conditions are offered. 

For further details of engineering vacancies, please contact Regional Engineering Manager, Les Jones. To apply for an engineering vacancy, please submit a CV and covering letter by email to Les Jones, or download the above application form, and return it to our Deepdale Road depot: Preston Bus Limited, 221 Deepdale Road, Preston, PR1 6NY. 

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Hallmark Coaches - Coach Driver (Preston & Blackpool)

Hallmark Coaches, the coaching division of Preston Bus, are recruiting coach drivers for both Preston and Blackpool depots.

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic driver for all types of coaching work, including excursions, private hire and rail replacement.

The successful applicant will be required to work flexibly, as this position requires working weekends and occasional late nights. A full PCV licence and CPC card is required. In return, we offer competitive rates of pay, generous holiday entitlement and access to the company pension scheme and travel scheme. 

To discuss this vacancy further, please contact the Hallmark Coaches manager, James Crook-Williams.

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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)