Trainee Drivers - Earn While You Learn

We are McGill’s and we and we are recruiting for Trainee PCV Drivers to join our growing and developing teams in Inchinnan, Johnstone and Greenock.

Do you have a driving licence with at least one years’ experience then this is a fantastic opportunity to try your hand at something new!  We have a dedicated in-house Training Academy that will be with you every step of the way as you become a qualified PCV Driver.  This includes robust training on all theory and practical modules. Our Training Academy is based in Johnstone meaning you can fully focus on your training, and you won’t have far to travel.  We are a great believer in flexibility, and we have full and part time positions available across the wider variety of shift patterns.  Sound interesting?  Then we have a place for you!


What will you do?

  • Transport passengers safely and on time to their destinations
  • Drive our state-of -the- art vehicles in a safe and considerate manner
  • Assist customers providing a first-class service
  • Maintain a very high standard of customers care and service presentation


What can you bring us?

  • A current and valid UK car licence for at least one year
  • Excellent verbal communication skills with a courteous and helpful attitude giving a 5- star service to our passengers
  • A flexible approach to work
  • Excellent numeracy skills


What we will offer you in return:

  • Full and part time options available including 4 and 5 day working weeks
  • An excellent hourly rate of £12.00 once qualified will then go to £13.75 increasing to £14.50 
  • Free bus travel for you and your partner across the groups wider network
  • Company pension scheme
  • Opportunity for overtime
  • Excellent internal opportunities for progression in the UK’s largest independent bus operator


Our recruitment process:

  • Click the apply button and complete our online application form attaching your CV or alternatively send your CV to [email protected]
  • If successful, you will be invited to a face-to-face interview at our Johnstone Depot


Be part of our team and contribute to the success of McGill’s as we continue to grow as a team and a business!


McGill’s Bus Group is an equal opportunity employer.  We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all colleagues creating a culture of respect by supporting and empowering each other.  We believe that diversity contributes to our company culture enhancing our ability to be more innovative and stronger as one team.