Careers at Ventura
Bus Driver - Eastern Suburbs

Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  


About Ventura

Ventura has been moving people since 1924 and is the largest privately owned bus company in Australia.  We have been providing dependable, friendly and sustainable bus services for over 90 Years.  With over 1600 employees and over 950 buses and coaches, Ventura carries more than 30 million passengers across Melbourne each year. 

The Role

Based from our Eastern depots these full time positions incorporate the key responsibilities of providing customer service, safe transportation of passengers and adhering to road regulations.  Other features of the role include:

  • MR Licence training provided to suitable candidates
  • Rotating shifts, working between 40-44 hours per week across a 5/7 day roster  (relevant shift penalties incorporated)
  • Shifts varying between 4.30am and 1am

What are we looking for?

  • Minimum Car Licence (those holding MR/HR also encouraged to apply)
  • Demonstrated customer service experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent driving record
  • High regard for Safety
  • Ability to obtain relevant medical and background clearances

Our culture

At Ventura, we want our people to love coming to work, drive innovative ideas and strive to achieve.  That’s what drives a better future.  When customers step onto our buses, they know they’re in safe hands with our friendly, highly trained drivers.  When they talk to us, they know they’re talking to our compassionate customer service team.  Behind the scenes, our head office employees are the best at what they do.

We invest in our people by providing training and development programs, on-the-job learning and coaching.  We ensure all Ventura employees have the resources they need to perform, grow and be their best selves.

The benefits for you

If you are seeking a career change and love working with people then Ventura is the right move for you.  We’re a green employer with a genuine interest in our people and the work you carry out to assist the community every day.  We offer:

  • Sustainable employment in a growing industry
  • Variety of shifts – achieve the ideal work-life balance
  • Top Industry rates and earning potential
  • MR Licence training to enable you to drive our buses
  • Paid induction training
  • Career development
  • Uniform provided
  • Social club

How to Apply

If you are passionate at giving back to the community as much as we are and delivering an unmatched service then click the ‘Apply now’ button or apply on-line via our website.