Join one of the UK’s leading Tour Bus & Airport Transport providers, part of an award-winning global transport company. C9 Recruitment are looking for dedicated and organised Service Managers to ensure efficient and effective service provision and meet the company’s business objectives, paying up to £21.65 per hour.

Service Manager Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain high standards of operation and work performance, monitoring attendance, accidents, and sickness.
  • Promote positive working relationships within the team and with subcontractors.
  • Ensure compliance with the operator’s licence and report any concerns to the Senior Leadership Team.
  • Review and escalate health & safety policy concerns during regular depot patrols.
  • Ensure the nil defecting system meets legal requirements and vehicle defects are addressed.
  • Allocate driver duties in line with regulations, manage absenteeism, and use the Omnidas system for recording hours.
  • Assist in training and mentoring new employees.
  • Allocate vehicles, record mileage accurately, and ensure fuel records are maintained.
  • Conduct drug, alcohol, and eye tests as required.
  • Occasionally drive buses to cover driver shortages.
  • Work within the depot, office, and remotely, monitoring services at key points within Bath.


Umbrella Pay Rate – £21.65 per hour

PAYE Pay Rate – £17.04 per hour


Service Manager Requirements:

  • Valid UK PCV (Cat D) driving licence and CPC (DQC) Card.
  • 40 hours per week on a rota basis.
  • Previous experience in a similar role within transportation or logistics is highly desirable.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Strong communication skills with a customer-focused approach.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; experience with Ventrata and Ticketer is advantageous.
  • Knowledge of route optimisation software and GPS tracking systems is a plus.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.

Service Manager Benefits:

  • Work with a reputable and growing transportation company with expansion opportunities.
  • 28 days annual leave, including Public and Bank Holidays.
  • Life Insurance and Birthday Leave.
  • Workplace Pension.
  • Free Tour for you and your partner on board eco-friendly open-top tour buses and Air Decker Services.
  • Temp to perm

How to Apply: If you are motivated and passionate about the transportation industry, submit your CV or contact us at 02081524574. We look forward to reviewing your application!

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At a glance

  • Location: Bath
  • Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Job Sector: Logistics, Procurement, Distribution and Supply Chain
  • Salary: £17.04 – 21.65 per hour
  • Published on: June 24, 2024