There are currently 2 jobs listed by State Transit Authority

Bus Driver

Organisation/Entity: State Transit Authority
Job Category:
  • Transport and Logistics | Public Transport
Job Location:
  • Sydney Region
Job Reference Number: 00004URH
Work Type: Full-Time
Total Remuneration Package: $26.04 - $28.01
Contact: 1300 305 855 - Workforce Selection and Supply
Closing Date: 31/05/2017 - 11:59 PM



  • No previous bus driving experience necessary
  • Great Work-Life balance
  • Excellent Pay and benefits - Free travel pass for Government bus, rail and ferry services

The Opportunity

Full-Time and Part-Time positions available.

Meet new people and learn new skills. State Transit is the largest bus transport provider in Australia and offers fantastic opportunities to make a difference in a modern and secure work environment. Getting on board as a Bus Driver is an excellent grounding for a long and successful career.

State Transit is looking for self-motivated individuals with a strong work ethic who are able to work unsupervised as well as part of a team.

You will have a commitment to safety, as well as good communication and comprehension skills. This role will allow you to leverage your exceptional customer service skills and ultimately provide a better experience for State Transit customers.

Full-Time Shifts:


  • Shifts include early mornings, mid mornings, broken, afternoons and late evenings.
  • Broken shifts involve working two-part shift length of 3 to 5 hours with a total span from sign on to sign off of between 10 and 12 hours. There is an unpaid break between shift portions of not less than 2 hours.
    Rostered to work an average of 5 days over a 6 day period - Monday to Saturday.
  • You can nominate yourself to work Sundays, subject to availability.  


Part-Time Shifts:

  • 5 days per week, Monday to Friday only (some depots 2-3 days per week)
  • Limited access to weekends and overtime
  • 15-35 hours per week
  • Shifts average duration between 4 -7.5 hours per day
  • Morning and Afternoon shifts to cover peak periods
  • Set times for shifts, same shift everyday either AM or PM
  • Shifts greater than 5 hours in length will include an unpaid meal break of between 40 and 50 minutes


About Us

State Transit is the largest bus company in Australia. It plans and operates bus services in Sydney, as well as bus and ferry services in Newcastle. The organisation employs approximately 4,700 staff and has an annual turnover of over $660 million. It carries more than 600,000 passengers per day, on approximately 17,800 services. The fleet comprises 2,153 buses and 2 ferries, which are used mainly for regular passenger services.

Bus Drivers operate public passenger, school and charter buses within the Sydney region, along specific routes and according to timetables. As the first point of contact for customers and members of the public, Bus Drivers are well presented and act in a manner consistent with State Transit's goal or being a professional, safe, responsible and reliable public transport provider


State Transit offer employees an interesting, challenging and rewarding career with the opportunity to work independently whilst enjoying the benefits of a large organisation. State Transit is committed to on-going training and development of its employees with providing the opportunity to obtain a qualification whilst you work (Certificate III Bus Operations).

Our commitment to Diversity

Great people come from all walks of life and at Transport for NSW we are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and flexible workforce which reflects the community and the customers we serve.

How to apply

Click on APPLY button below or go to iworkfor.nsw.gov.au. For more information on State Transit or to view the Position Description please click on the links provided.

For any enquiries, please contact Workforce Selection and Supply, Transport for NSW on 1300 305 855 and quote 00004URH.