Careers at Ventura
Yard Person / Refueller - Seaford

Employment Type:
CA - Casual  

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

Due to our continued growth, our Seaford Depot is currently looking for a Yard Person/Refueller to add to their existing team.

The key responsibilities of this role will be to ensure the smooth and safe operation of the depot yard including pre trip inspections, advice and direction to drivers, yard maintenance, vehicle preparation and OH&S issues

The Role

  • Prepare, maintain and operate Fleet in accordance with the Bus Safety Act 2009
  • Coordination and participation of vehicle re-fuelling
  • Maintain a high standard for our fleet of vehicles on a daily basis including Internal cleaning of buses and meeting presentation expectations
  • Liaise with the Workshop and Operations staff with any defected vehicles
  • Carry out daily Pre trip Inspection, including fluid levels and tyre checks
  • External wash of vehicles in accordance with company specifications, meet presentation expectations including under chassis
  • Carry out Vehicle inspection in accordance with PTV and company requirements
  • Minimise vehicle idling times and minimise noise and fume levels in the yard to minimise EPA / neighbourhood impact
  • General facility maintenance, including as required – gardening, basic maintenance, rubbish collection and general cleaning of facility
  • Maintain and update vehicle passenger signage and notices
  • Other duties as directed by Management

In order to be considered for one of these roles, you will need:

  • Previous yard and detailing experience
  • Ability to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions
  • Knowledge of Fuel Management system
  • Relevant knowledge of Workshop procedures
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines and under pressure
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Current driving licence
  • Current MR licence
  • Excellent customer service and work in a professional manner
  • Ability to pass a medical including drug and alcohol test
  • Track record for reliability

ALL applications must be submitted online via our Careers Site -

When submitting your application please include a cover letter and resume.

These positions are only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.