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We are looking for a Shunter to join our team. Someone who enjoys a challenge and wants to work in a friendly and professional environment.

Purpose: To maintain all vehicles to a high cleanly standard and manoeuvre vehicles safely to allocated parking positions.

Salary: €12 per hour.

Shift: 6pm-2am approximately

Go-Ahead Ireland is a brand-new bus company to Ireland, operating out of Ballymount, Dublin 12. We are currently operating 24 routes in Dublin, assigned by the NTA.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Shunt and park buses in allocated areas.
  • Clean the interior and exterior of vehicles to ensure high cleanly standard is kept.
  • Fuel vehicles.
  • Completing and submitting associated paperwork and reports.
  • Compliance with all Health & Safety procedures.


  • Full, clean B licence held for a minimum of 2 years.
  • Flexibility in shift work and hours.
  • Awareness of Health & Safety standards and procedures.
  • Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision as well as the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Be in good physical health to complete all tasks associated with the role (a full medical examination will be carried out).
  • High attention to detail.


  • Knowledge of bus industry.
  • 1-year previous experience in similar role.

Some of our great benefits include:

  • State of the art workshop
  • Annual training days 
  • Annual incremental pay-rise 
  • Onsite gym
  • Tool replacement scheme up to €300
  • Free travel on Go-Ahead Ireland network
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • GP Scheme
  • EAP

Key Safety Responsibilities:

To act in a manner as to ensure the health, safety, welfare, environment and fire safety of yourself and others in the organisation as well as any clients and visitors.

Ensure that you and any guests to any company premises understand emergency and evacuation arrangements.

Ensure your working environment is maintained in a safe and tidy condition.  To act proactively in identifying and any unsafe practices or safety risks in the organisation and reporting these through the appropriate channels.

Ensure adherence to all relevant company and Go-Ahead group company policies and procedures.


All training will be provided.This job description is a guide only. Any omission from this job description does not in any way imply that it is not part of the required duties. Employees are expected to comply with the instructions of any Company Official.


Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

How to apply
To apply for this position please email a copy of your CV to stating “Shunter” or in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!

Application close date: 18th August 2019