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Be part of the driving force behind Stewarts Coaches in 2019!

This year we are set to see our biggest single expansion in Stewart’s history with increase in fleet of just over 25%! To support our business growth, we are looking to recruit in both our Driving, and Operations Team’s.

Stewarts Driving Team

Being a great driver is not all about the task of driving a vehicle safely and economically, it is about giving fantastic customer service to your passengers.

At Stewarts, we are looking to employ friendly, polite and reliable drivers that care about our customers and their safety; delivering excellence every time. You will have a passion for driving and will thrive on giving 100%.

Based in the Thames Valley, we offer varied and rewarding work with a competitive salary, flexible hours, comprehensive training and support. Here are just a few of the things that we can offer you…

  • Attractive hourly rate, guaranteed hours throughout the year, with monthly pay
  • Annual incentive scheme focusing on commitment, vigilance, compliance and reliability
  • Modern and executive fleet of Irizar and Mercedes-Benz vehicles
  • Industry leading workplace with facilities for your comfort
  • Training and development including DCPC
  • Friendly colleagues and management
  • Pension scheme
  • Job security & career progression
  • Smart, corporate uniform
  • Up to 28 days paid holiday *inc bank holidays*
  • Employee interaction including reviews, 121’s & driver forums
  • Social environment including Christmas parties and team building days out
  • Cross country partnership (Woods/Stewarts)

To read some of our Team’s feedback on working for Stewarts click here

Stewarts Training Academy 

Stewarts Coach Group have set up their own in-house training academy in an effort to bring fresh faces with the right attitude into the industry who not only have a passion for driving, but a passion to provide the very best customer service.

Stewarts will take you through the entire process from start to finish, guiding you through the minefield that can be the DLVA and DCPC so you can focus your time solely on learning.

Stewarts will book and pay for your tests, provide driving training with our in-house trainer, in our in-house training vehicle, and at the end of it all, offer you a position in their friendly and successful driving team.

Stewarts Operations Team

Due to our ongoing expansion, we are looking for TWO like minded candidates to fulfil the new roles of Operations Duty Controllers here at our depot in Woodley.

You will work on a rolling weekly rota (AM: 05:30 – 14:30/ PM 12:00 – 21:00), Monday to Friday.

Your main duties will include;
– Daily dispatch
– Driver supervision
– Overseeing vehicle cleanliness
– Yard management including parking

You do not need a background in coaching, but you do need to be friendly, have great communication skills, organised, punctual and be able to work in a team of people. Although it would be helpful if you have a PSV licence it is not imperative.

If you are interested in the role and would like to find out more information, please email employment@stewartscoaches.com with your CV and a covering letter.

Stewarts Sales Team

Client Services Executive

We are looking to cover Maternity leave from Summer 2019 for a period of 9-12 months with possible extension.

Based at our depot in Woodley in Reading you will need to be someone that has experience of telephone sales and account management. Ideally you will have experience in the Transport industry.

Reporting to the Head of Sales & Marketing you will be responsible for day to day Sales.  You will be handling the entire sales cycle from initial call/ online enquiry through to booking and follow up.

This role will be primarily focussed on supporting returning business and as such experience with account management is preferred.

Your daily duties include:

  • Delivering sales against structured revenue targets.
  • Maintain returning client relationships.
  • Nurturing and developing new client relationships.
  • Administering quotations, bookings and additional booking extras.
  • Pursuing all quotations to achieve conversion targets.
  • Oversee client payments.
  • Any other ad hoc duties for the Sales Department in line with business need.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • Quick learner with the determination to succeed.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills.
  • Telephone-based customer service experience
  • Great communication skills
  • Friendly and enthusiastic approach
  • Able to work within a small, yet fast paced team

Competitive basic salary on offer with generous sales bonus. Attractive benefits package including pension scheme and 28 days holiday per annum. Hours are Monday to Friday, 08:30 – 17:30.

Interested in joining our committed team?

If you think you would be interested in a career with Stewarts Coaches, please print and complete our application form and either email to employment@stewartscoaches.com along with a cover letter and CV or send via post for the attention of Linny Smalley-Ward to Stewarts Coaches Ltd, Headley Park 8, Headley Rd East, Woodley, Reading RG5 4SA.

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