Engineering Operatives

Published on Friday, July 30, 2021

Dublin Bus is currently recruiting Engineering Operatives

We have over 1,000 buses that need to be vacuumed, refuelled, cleaned and put back on the road almost 24 hours a day.

We are looking for people who will maintain our buses safely and efficiently and who will make every effort to ensure our customers have a positive experience of Dublin Bus.  

All successful applicants may be required to work day, night or rotating shifts depending on the staffing requirements of their location and will be required to drive all company vehicles.

Download full role profile.

Applicants must have the following:

B Licence Applicants
A valid Irish Driving Licence Category B (for a minimum of 2 years) 
• A Valid D Licence Learner Permit


D Licence Applicants
• A valid Irish Driving Licence Category Full D 

Salaries begin at €500.80 per week rising to €561.19 based on an 8 year pay scale (1st year €500.80 – 8th Year €561.19) and a 39 hour week (Shift premium applicable for night and shift work).

Company pension scheme or a PRSA pension scheme 
Subsidised medical scheme 
Free bus travel  
Concessionary rail travel

To Apply Online follow the below 3 steps

  1. Right click on this application form (pdf) and save the form to your desktop.
  2. Ensure you have the latest version of Adobe Reader to fill out the form.
  3. Submit your completed application form using the submit button at the end of the form or email it to jobs@dublinbus.iePlease include the below in your email:
    - Please put “Engineering Operative” in the subject line
    - Please include copies of the front and back of your driving licence with your application form, photos of your licence will suffice.

The online form must be completed in full and submitted with copies of the applicants driving licence, or it will not be processed. Shortlisting will apply.

Closing Date is Friday 31 December, 2021. 

Data Retention and your legal rights:
Applications will be kept for 18 months in line with our Data Retention Policy. To exercise your rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Data Protection Acts 1988-2018, please email

Dublin Bus is an equal opportunities employer.

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