Passenger Driver Opportunities - School Transport, Auckland

  • The Tranzit Group
  • Auckland, New Zealand
  • 17 Nov, 2023
Part time, Casual Transport and Logistics

Job Description

Auckland Central, New Zealand
Reference: 6490349

Do you enjoy driving? Are you looking for part time work?

Cross Country Rentals has a great opportunity to join our Auckland team as a SESTA (Specialised School Transport Assistance) driver.

We are offering both permanent and casual part-time positions for this highly fulfilling and rewarding community role, covering routes throughout Central & East Auckland.

What you'll do:

  • SESTA drivers provide safe and reliable transport for students who have safety or mobility needs that prevent them from travelling independently
  • Driving morning and afternoon during the school terms
  • Provide exceptional service to students, parents, caregivers, teachers and support staff

We are looking for:

  • Excellent communication skills, you'll enjoy talking to people!
  • Physically fit with an enthusiastic, patient, and caring attitude
  • A safe and confident driver with a clean record, having held a full New Zealand driver's licence for at least 2 years
  • Having a Passenger Endorsement is valuable but not mandatory since we can support you in obtaining one
  • Ability to pass a medical, police vetting and undergo a pre-employment drug and alcohol test.

We're dedicated to your success and will provide comprehensive training.

What's in it for you?

  • Flexibility - Time off between morning and afternoon shifts, giving you flexibility during the day
  • Work-Life Balance - Relish the freedom of having school holidays and weekends off
  • Commuter Benefits - Your daily work commute is on us - You'll be driving a modern light vehicle (car or van) typically based at your home
  • Positive Work Environment - Become part of an enthusiastic and diverse team that is truly passionate about their work.
  • Community Impact - A rewarding experience supporting your local community

About us:

Yes, we're a vehicle rental company but we're more than just that! We are a kiwi, family owned and operated company with branches throughout New Zealand. Transporting people is extremely important to us, taking students to/from school and supporting our local community is a big part of what we've been doing for almost 100 years!

Our recruitment process will include an interview, pre-employment drive and reference checks.

Interested or want to know more?


Phone: 027 944 0018

We will be reviewing applications as they are received. All candidates for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.