Position Location Salary Role Type Closing Date Options
NX604 - Engineering Supervisor West Midlands starting at £29,506pa Permanent 30th April 2018 Back Apply

NX604 - Engineering Supervisor

National Express operates bus services within three areas namely the West Midlands, Coventry and Dundee. We are the largest bus operator in these areas and one of the largest in the UK carrying over 1 million passengers every day. As well as bus services, we also operate The Metro link between Wolverhampton and Birmingham.

Everything we do is about attracting more happy passengers. We strive to keep everyone safe, if we can’t do it safely, we don’t do it. To do this we need the best people. We invest to attract, retain and develop the very best employees. This is where you join our team!

The Role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Engineering Supervisors to join our operation at the key depots in the West Midlands area. Successful candidate will be responsible for helping to manage the team of PSV Engineers, making sure that all checks and repairs are compliant with National Express’ own as well as transport rules and regulations.  

Key Accountabilities:

  • Making sure that all of our vehicles are road worthy 
  • All necessary check and testing in Mot, Tacho, Loler and Tax are up to date
  • Managing paperwork related to inspections and incidents 
  • Maintain and update vehicle records
  • Cary out necessary repairs
  • Keep control of the stock levels
  • Plan and supervise daily activities of the team
  • Provide regular reports from repairs and investigations
  • Maintain highest possible standards regarding fire safety and general health and safety rules


  • Previous, proven track record of experience in a similar role
  • Good working knowledge of all PCV vehicle systems and DVSA inspection standards
  • Excellent people management skill with ability to monitor performance and productivity
  • An actual PCV licence would be advantageous
  • Great communication skills
  • a minimum NVQ Level 3 in HGV/ PSV Mechanical Engineering
  • IRTEC-Coach and Bus Inspection or equivalent (FTA, DVSA) completed within the last 3 years


  • £29,500 annual salary
  • 22 days annual leave
  • Free Bus & Coach travel
  • Company pension
  • Access to NX Health Bus
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Variety of deals and discounts available through NX online portal

You may also have previous experience in following: PCV Engineering, Engineering Management

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