Realistic timetables and schedules are a key part of the commercial success of this business. In order to continually improve our performance in this area we have created a post for a Schedules Manager and we are now looking for a suitable candidate for this role.
The responsibilities include:
• The creation and production of timetables and schedules right through the critical path process from end to end ensuring that all key indicators are met
• Managing cost efficiency of the schedules and to budget
• Managing the process of timetable registration
• Managing internal customer relationships
• Negotiating schedules with the Trade Union
• Managing all ancillary documentation and record keeping
We are looking for someone with a thorough understanding of scheduling and timetabling and who can demonstrate a track record of successfully working in a similar environment.
The successful candidate will be methodical and meticulous in attention to detail, who is able to find different ways of problem solving in a scheduling context. The ideal candidate will have excellent negotiating and interpersonal skills and have an understanding of the real world of running a bus service.
Please apply in writing by email to Caroline Anscombe, HR Director at email@example.com The closing date for applications is 24 May.
Reading Buses is an equal opportunities employer.
Be part of the Reading Buses innovation story!
We have an amazing fleet of hi-tech, hi-spec buses and we would like to blow your mind with the future of engineering.
Reading Buses is a multi-award winning business, including apprenticeship awards. We have a young workshop team and you’d be joining other existing engineering apprentices.
It’s a chance to earn as you learn. As well as getting a top vocational qualification you will start earning straight away – annual pay in your first year will be around £12,000.
You need to be 16 or over and have at least four GCSE’s with grades A – C in the three key skills (or equivalent predicted grades if you awaiting your results).
Or call our reception on 0118 959 4000
We can’t wait to hear from you!
Ever fancied yourself behind the wheel of a bus? Have a passion for customer service?
All you need is a car licence and a positive attitude and we’ll do the rest!
We are looking for people who are thinking of moving into a career with us in the coming months.
If successful, you will receive first class training to qualify for your PCV driving licence and your professional development will continue throughout your employment with a range of in-house training.
Reading Buses is an equal opportunity employer. Telephone our reception for an application form and information leaflet on 0118 959 4000.
We will contact successful candidates when the next round of opportunities for drivers arises.
Already got a PCV licence but want to improve your driving skills? Do you have staff who need a driving assessment or CPC hours?
Here are the courses we have available for drivers with a full PCV licence.
Driving Assessment (up to 2 hours) from £35.00 + VAT
Assessments carried out by NVQ Qualified assessors.
Safe and Efficient driving 7 hours. Includes:
Course costs 1 - 5 drivers £85.00 + VAT per driver per day.