Careers

Bus and Coach Drivers 

Work for a family-run business celebrating 85 years.

We are currently seeking bus and coach drivers for a variety of services that we provide. Join our driving team and enjoy a selection of work including coach hire, London commuter services, local bus routes and rail replacement. Apply Now

Our bus drivers work set rotas with no late nights and reduced weekend working. Our routes are generally rural and much more enjoyable than driving in some other parts of the world! 

Our busy commuter services have been running for 22 years and cover Sittingbourne, Medway and Maidstone. We believe in providing our customers with great service and trying new things. Our GoCard ticketing system is the first of it's kind for coach commuters and is proving to be a great success. Monday to Friday with one day worked every other weekend.

Applicants must have PCV licence and full Driver CPC.

Bus and Coach Mechanic

Want some variety in your working life?

This is your chance to work for a family business that is based in Sittingbourne, Kent. Our depot has great facilities with only early and daytime shifts. Apply Now

A rare position has arisen for a Bus and Coach Mechanic who will be responsible for routine inspection and maintenance of our company vehicles in accordance with our established company procedures.

We have a fleet of 52 vehicles of various makes and models. No two days are ever the same!

The ideal candidate should have experience of working with heavy vehicles and hold relevant qualifications. A HGV/PCV licence would be an advantage but is not essential as training can be provided for the right person.

Recently reviewed rates of pay, and overtime available

Trainee Bus and Coach Drivers

Are you looking for a new challenge?

As a family-run business based in Sittingbourne, Kent, we know the value of employing good people. We are currently looking for a number of customer focused individuals to be trained as bus and coach drivers. If you have experience of working with the public, can deliver a high level of customer service and enjoy driving then we want to hear from you. Apply Now

Chalkwell operate a large number of coaches to UK and Europe, local bus services, London commuter coaches and local school services in and around Sittingbourne.

We can offer a range of contracts giving flexibility for those returning to work, or those who are looking for a new challenge and a change in career.

Who we are looking for:

  • Smart, professional people (who are 21 or over) with outstanding customer service skills and a real sense of responsibility.
  • Have full UK or EC manual car licence, with two years driving experience and no more than 3 points on your licence
  • No criminal convictions

You should be:

  • A confident person with good customer service skills who enjoys working and dealing with people
  • An excellent driver - you must drive regularly in varied environments and at different times of the day
  • Enthusiastic and flexible in your approach to work
  • Be prepared to work a mixture of days

Training will be provided in house and all candidates will be guaranteed a full time job with us when they have completed their training and qualified.