Shift Fitter

Location: Hemel Hempstead

Arriva’s UK Bus division is part of Arriva plc, one of Europe’s leading transport services organisations.  We are one of the biggest bus operators within the UK, employing around 17,000 people and running over 7,000 buses.  Arriva the Shires employs over 2,000 staff and operates a fleet of over 650 buses across parts of the Shires and Essex.  We now have a vacancy for a suitably experienced candidate in this important support role.


Applicants should ideally have undertaken a recognised apprenticeship scheme, leading to a relevant engineering qualification.  Candidates must also demonstrate a high degree of technical knowledge, put into practice in a demanding workshop environment.  The role will work closely with the Engineering Supervisor in order to deliver key performance objectives in respect of service delivery, reliability and presentation, within clearly defined budget limits.


The successful applicant will be highly skilled and task orientated, whilst being able to work on their own and as part of the workshop team.  Opportunities for career progression within Arriva plc, both in the UK and across Europe, will be excellent for those that have the drive to deliver and succeed.


In return, we offer:


  • Competitive Pay
  • Continuous personal development
  • Great career prospects
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free bus travel for yourself, partner and eligible children.


If you are interested in this challenging role, please forward your CV with brief covering letter to:

Patrick Sibley General Manager, Arriva the Shires, Whiteleaf Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP3 9PH Or email [email protected] 


Closing date for applications is:  Friday 19th June 2015