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Job Title: Bus Driver

Company: Cooks' Island Bus Passenger Transport LTD

Location: Rarotonga

Job Type: Part-time (Average 30 hours per week) + Charters and Extra Driving Work

Salary: 18k - 25k

 

About Us:

Cooks' Island Bus Passenger Transport LTD is a leading provider of reliable, safe, and efficient public transportation services across Cooks' Island. We are dedicated to offering our passengers the highest level of service and comfort. We are looking for a responsible and customer-oriented Bus Driver to join our team.

Job Summary:

As a Bus Driver for Cooks' Island Bus Passenger Transport LTD, you will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of our school bus routes from Monday to Friday, public bus routes on Saturdays, and various charter services for schools, groups, and churches. You will ensure passengers, especially children, reach their destinations safely and comfortably.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate Buses: Safely drive school buses on assigned routes, public buses on Saturdays, and provide charter services for schools, groups, and churches.

  • Customer Service: Provide courteous and professional service to passengers, including children, ensuring their safety and comfort.

  • Safety Compliance: Follow all traffic laws and company policies, conduct pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections, and report any mechanical issues promptly.

  • Route Management: Maintain knowledge of all routes, schedules, and detours, adapting to changes as needed.

  • Fare Collection: Collect fares and ensure accurate recording of transactions for public routes

  • .Communication: Maintain effective communication with dispatch and report any incidents, delays, or emergencies.

  • Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of trips, vehicle maintenance, and passenger counts.

 

Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver’s License: Full license preferred but not essential as training will be provided.

  • Experience: Previous experience driving long wheel bus vehicles preferred. Experience driving a manual transmission vehicle required. Must be able to work with children.

  • Clean Driving Record: Must have a clean driving record with no serious traffic violations.

  • Customer Service Skills: Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with a focus on customer satisfaction.

  • Physical Requirements: Must be fit and healthy, able to sit for long periods, assist passengers with mobility issues, and handle luggage as needed. Subject to a health check.

  • Background Check: Must pass a police check.

  • Technology Skills: Familiarity with working on computers, tablets, and iPads.

  • Own Transport: Must have own transport

  • .Language Skills: Must be able to communicate clearly in English.

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Working Conditions:

  • Schedule: Monday to Friday for school bus routes, Saturday for public bus routes. Flexible hours for charters and extra driving work.

  • Environment: Work primarily involves driving in varying weather conditions and interacting with a diverse passenger base, including children.

Job Title: Bus Groomer and Labourer

Company: Cooks' Island Bus Passenger Transport LTD

Location: Rarotonga

Job Type: Full Time + Overtime

Salary: 18k - 25k

 

About Us:

Cooks' Island Bus Passenger Transport LTD is a leading provider of reliable, safe, and efficient public transportation services across Cooks' Island. We are dedicated to offering our passengers the highest level of service and comfort. We are looking for a responsible and customer-oriented Bus Driver to join our team.

Job Summary:

As a Bus Groomer and Labourer, you will be responsible for ensuring that our buses are clean, presentable, and well-maintained. You will also provide general labor support to the workshop staff, helping with a variety of tasks to ensure the smooth operation of our maintenance facilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cleaning: Thoroughly clean the interior and exterior of buses, including sweeping, mopping, washing windows, and removing trash.

  • Detailing: Ensure buses are detailed to a high standard, including upholstery cleaning and sanitizing all surfaces.

  • Maintenance Support: Assist workshop staff with basic maintenance tasks such as checking fluid levels, tire pressures, and performing minor repairs.

  • Equipment Operation: Safely operate cleaning equipment and tools, following all safety guidelines.

  • Stock Management: Maintain an inventory of cleaning supplies and notify the supervisor when supplies need replenishing.

  • General Labour: Perform general labour tasks as directed by workshop staff, including moving equipment, organizing tools, and maintaining a clean work environment.

  • Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of cleaning and maintenance activities.

  • Safety Compliance: Follow all health and safety regulations to ensure a safe working environment.

Qualifications:

  • Experience: Previous experience in cleaning, detailing, or general labour preferred.

  • Physical Fitness: Must be physically fit and able to perform manual labor, including lifting heavy objects and standing for extended periods.

  • Attention to Detail: Strong attention to detail and a commitment to high standards of cleanliness.

  • Work Ethic: Reliable, punctual, and able to work independently or as part of a team.

  • Safety Awareness: Knowledge of safety practices and the ability to follow safety procedures.

  • Communication Skills: Basic communication skills in English.

  • Driver’s License: A valid driver’s license is preferred but not essential.

 

Working Conditions:

  • Schedule: Flexible working hours, may include weekends and evenings as required.

  • Environment: Work primarily involves indoor and outdoor settings, in varying weather conditions.

Job Title: Junior Panel Beater

Company: Cooks' Island Bus Passenger Transport LTD

Location: Rarotonga

Job Type: Full Time + Overtime

Salary: 18k - 30k

 

About Us:

Cooks' Island Bus Passenger Transport LTD is a leading provider of reliable, safe, and efficient public transportation services across Cooks' Island. We are dedicated to offering our passengers the highest level of service and comfort. We are looking for a responsible and customer-oriented Bus Driver to join our team.

Job Summary:

As a Junior Panel Beater, you will assist in the repair and restoration of bus bodies, ensuring that our vehicles are maintained to the highest standards. You will work under the supervision of experienced panel beaters and workshop staff, gaining valuable hands-on experience in the field.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Body Repairs: Assist in repairing and replacing damaged body panels, doors, and other vehicle parts.

  • Surface Preparation: Prepare vehicle surfaces for painting by sanding, filling, and priming.

  • Dent Removal: Help remove dents and other minor body damages using appropriate tools and techniques.

  • Welding and Fabrication: Assist in basic welding and fabrication tasks as needed.

  • Finishing: Aid in the application of paints and finishes, ensuring a smooth and professional appearance.

  • Tool Maintenance: Maintain and clean tools and equipment, ensuring they are in good working condition.

  • Workshop Support: Provide general support to the workshop team, including moving vehicles and parts, organizing the workspace, and maintaining a clean and safe environment.

  • Documentation: Keep accurate records of all repair and maintenance work performed.

Qualifications:

  • Experience: Some prior experience in panel beating or a related field is preferred but not essential. Willingness to learn and develop skills is crucial.

  • Technical Skills: Basic knowledge of automotive repair techniques and tools.

  • Physical Fitness: Must be physically fit and able to perform manual labor, including lifting heavy objects and standing for extended periods.

  • Attention to Detail: Strong attention to detail and a commitment to high-quality workmanship.

  • Work Ethic: Reliable, punctual, and able to work independently or as part of a team.

  • Safety Awareness: Knowledge of safety practices and the ability to follow safety procedures.

  • Communication Skills: Basic communication skills in English.

 

Working Conditions:

  • Schedule: Full-time hours, may include occasional overtime as required.

  • Environment: Work primarily involves indoor settings in a workshop environment, with some outdoor work as needed.

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