Careers - Malta Public Transport

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Challenge yourself and join one of the largest and most dynamic companies in Malta. If you are interested in any of the following positions, please send your CV for the attention of the Human Resources Department on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

These are the available vacancies:

BUS DRIVERS

Malta Public Transport aims to continue improving its service to the public. In order to achieve this, the company is looking to recruit Bus Drivers.

In order to work as a bus driver, you would need:

  • A Category B Licence for at least one year (training will be given to obtain D licence)
  • Category D Licence is an asset (training will be provided if necessary*)
  • Basic spoken English
  • To be over 21 years of age
  • To submit a police conduct and pass a medical examination and driving assessment

Terms and Conditions:

  • An indefinite contract with 6 months' probation
  • A salary of up to €7 per hour
  • Possibility of overtime at a higher rate
  • Night shift allowances
  • Annual leave, sick leave and other special leave entitlements
  • Health Insurance
  • Free use of the public transport system for spouse and child/children
  • Employment is based on a 5/6 day rotating shift work

Are you willing to move to Malta to become a bus driver? If so, kindly note that the company is willing to ensure a smooth transition to Malta.

Besides being greeted at the airport, there will be transport provided on the first day of work, as well as assistance with all logistics in relation to obtaining required documents for Maltese tax system, residence permit scheme, social security and any other related requirements.

*In order to obtain a D licence one needs to be a resident in Malta for 6 months.

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by email to the Human Resources Department on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

CONTROLLER

To ensure proper operation of planned services and promptly co-ordinate resolutions to arising incidents.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Control and take efficient decisions about daily operations and attend as required to all incidents, changes and problems in the transport services.
  • Manage the most efficient and effective service in terms of use of bus fleet and drivers.
  • Accurate reporting of issues and problems as required.
  • Ensure quality of service in terms of Operations of Service

The role will involve shift work including evenings, weekends and public holidays.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be organised and able to communicate effectively
  • Have a positive energetic attitude with the ability to see solutions to occurring problems
  • Have the ability to work within a team
  • Be assertive, but not aggressive, to deal with difficult situations
  • Be diplomatic and able to make good judgements in stressful situations
  • Be proficient (verbal & written) in at least Maltese & English
  • Be flexible and adaptable in a changing environment
  • Have a at least a secondary level of education
  • Be Computer Literate

 Previous work experience in transport operations would be considered an asset.

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources Department on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

ENGINEERING SUPERVISOR

Key Responsibilities:

  • Following the Engineering Assistant Managers’ instructions;
  • Perform diagnostics on electrical and mechanical failures;
  • Perform diagnostics on breakdowns and incidences;
  • Staff management: managing of work orders, spare parts request, fleet analysis, and roster preparation;
  • Assign duties to the Supervisors, Mechanics and Electricians teams of the workshop;
  • Supervise the technical team performance, up to the required standard;
  • Assure the staff complete the required works and their job card;
  • Validate job cards or any other documentation related to the job to fully assure traceability;
  • Ensure effective cleaning and organization of work areas and tools regularly, including hazardous wastes management;
  • Follow the company’s health and safety policies;
  • Coordinate and supervise required works to achieve established goals for the company in the workshop;
  • Assure the established planning by Engineering Manager is accomplished addressing the company standard levels on reliability and safety;
  • Carry out other duties that can be allocated or delegated by Engineering Manager.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Advanced City and Guilds or equivalent qualification; or five 5 years working experience in a similar position;
  • Three (3) working experience within an industrial and heavy vehicle workshop;
  • Intermediate level in either English, Maltese or Spanish - (verbal & written);
  • Must be organized and able to coordinate and communicate well with others;
  • Ability to identify and solve complex technical problems;
  • Leadership skills and ability to motivate others;
  • Required to work shifts between Monday and Sunday on a roster basis, including night shifts. 

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources team on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

ELECTRICIAN

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical duties: general maintenance and repairs on starters, alternators, light body (exterior and interior) repairs;
  • Fill in work orders and follow up requests sent to the storehouse;
  • Perform diagnostics on vehicle electrical breakdowns and incidences and preventive and corrective works;
  • Carry out general maintenance, service and repairs duties on electrics efficiently;
  • Ensure that vehicles on which s/he has made diagnostic and repairs are safe and reliable, and fulfil government standard requirements;
  • Filling out job cards or any other documentation related to the job to fully assure traceability;
  • Ensure effective cleaning and organization of work areas and tools at all times, including hazardous wastes management;
  • Ensure compliance to policies namely security, health and safety, data protection, quality assurance and eco-friendly established in the area of responsibility;
  • Follow the Team Supervisor instructions;
  • Carry out other duties that can be allocated or delegated by Management.

 The ideal candidate will have:

  • A post-secondary level of education;
  • Three (3) years working experience in electrical maintenance and repair of industrial vehicles with euro 6 engines;
  • Experience working on diesel engines, trucks, and buses;
  • Intermediate level in either English, Maltese or Spanish - (verbal & written);
  • Must be organized and able to coordinate and communicate well with others;
  • Ability to work in a team and on own initiative;
  • Have problem solving skills;
  • Required to work shifts between Monday and Sunday on a roster basis, including night shifts.

 Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources team on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

 

MECHANIC

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform diagnostics on chassis system: engine, supply and power, transmission, coolant systems, suspensions, brake systems, air systems, AC;
  • Issue work orders and follow up on requests sent to the storehouse;
  • Perform diagnostics on vehicle electrical breakdowns and incidences, preventive and corrective works;
  • Handling and care of diagnostic equipment and tools;
  • Carry out general maintenance, service and repairs duties on mechanics efficiently;
  • Ensure that diagnostics and repairs performed on vehicles are safe and reliable, and fulfill government standard requirements;
  • Fill out job cards or any other documentation related to the job to fully assure traceability;
  • Ensure effective cleaning and organization of work areas and tools at all times, including hazardous wastes management;
  • Ensure compliance to policies namely security, health and safety, data protection, quality assurance and eco-friendly established in the area of responsibility;
  • Follow the Team Supervisor instructions;
  • Carry out other duties that can be allocated or delegated by Management.

 The ideal candidate will have:

  • A post-secondary level of education;
  • Three (3) years working experience in maintenance and repair of industrial automotive vehicles with euro 6 engines;
  • Experience working on diesel engines, trucks, and buses;
  • Intermediate level in either English, Maltese or Spanish - (verbal & written);
  • Must be organized and able to coordinate and communicate well with others;
  • Ability to work in a team and on own initiative;
  • Have problem solving skills;
  • Required to work shifts between Monday and Sunday on a roster basis, including night shifts.

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources team on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

ELECTRO MECHANIC

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical duties: perform unit control diagnostic, use and manage of scan, sensors, lines, actuators diagnosis, etc…;
  • Follow flowchart and troubleshooting diagrams;
  • Fill in work orders and follow up requests sent to the storehouse;
  • Use of specific equipment for diagnosis (OBD, scanners);
  • Perform diagnostics on vehicle electrical/electronic breakdowns and incidences;
  • Carry out general maintenance, service and repairs duties on electrics/electronics efficiently;
  • Ensure that diagnostics and repairs performed on vehicles are safe and reliable, and fulfill government standard requirements;
  • Filling out job cards or any other documentation related to the job to fully assure traceability;
  • Ensure effective cleaning and organization of work areas and tools at all times, including hazardous wastes management;
  • Ensure compliance to policies namely security, health and safety, data protection, quality assurance and eco-friendly established in the area of responsibility;
  • Follow the Team Supervisor’s instructions;
  • Carry out other duties that can be allocated or delegated by Management.

 The ideal candidate will have:

  • A post-secondary level of education;
  • Three (3) years working experience in electronic maintenance and repair of industrial vehicles with euro 6 engines;
  • Experience working on diesel engines, trucks, and buses;
  • Intermediate level in either English, Maltese or Spanish - (verbal & written);
  • Must be organized and able to coordinate and communicate well with others;
  • Ability to work in a team and on own initiative;
  • Have problem solving skills;
  • Required to work shifts between Monday and Sunday on a roster basis, including night shifts.

 Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources team on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

ASSISTANT MECHANIC

Key responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Follow the Team Supervisor and Mechanic’s Instructions;
  • Assist Mechanics and Semi-Skilled Mechanics on the daily duties and works to be performed during their work assignations;
  • Give support to Engineering team on any non-qualified task defined by Team Supervisor and Mechanics during the development of the work;
  • Fill out job cards or any other documentation related to the job to fully assure traceability;
  • Ensure effective cleaning and organization of work areas and tools at all times, including hazardous wastes management;
  • Follow company health and safety policy;
  • Carry out other duties that can be allocated or delegated by Engineering Manager

Requirements:

  • Preferably ability to communicate in English;
  • Preferably have secondary level of education;
  • Hands-on experience in a work shop will be considered as an asset but not a requirement;
  • Problem-solving skills;
  • Be organised and able to communicate effectively;
  • Ability to work within a team and meet targets;
  • Have a positive and energetic attitude.

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources Department on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

SEMI-SKILLED MECHANIC

The semi-skilled mechanic will be carrying out qualified repairs and preventive tasks, whilst being supervised by a Mechanic or Team Supervisor, to achieve the established objectives of the work. The Semi-Skilled Mechanic will also execute without supervision minor tasks defined by the Mechanic or by a Superior.

Key responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Follow the Mechanic instructions;
  • Carry out, under qualified supervision, service and repairs duties on mechanics efficiently;
  • Give support to Engineering team on the development of their work;
  • Fill out job cards or any other documentation related to the job to fully assure traceability;
  • Ensure effective cleaning and organization of work areas and tools at all times, including hazardous wastes management;
  • Ensure compliance to policies namely security, health and safety, data protection, quality assurance and eco-friendly established in the area of responsibility;
  • Carry out other duties that can be allocated or delegated by Management;

 Requirements: 

  • Have City & Guilds qualification and/or two years working experience in a similar role;
  • At least one year working experience as a Semi-skilled mechanic or a similar role;
  • Preferably ability to communicate in English;
  • Be organised and able to communicate effectively;
  • Problem-solving skills;
  • Have the ability to work within a team and meet targets;
  • Have a positive energetic attitude;
  • Be flexible and adaptable in a changing environment;

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources Department on hrd@publictransport.com.mt

TEAM SUPERVISOR

Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Team Supervisor will coordinate and supervise required works to achieve established goals for the company in the workshop and assure the established planning by the Engineering Manager is accomplished by addressing the company standard levels on reliability and safety.

Key responsibilities:

  • Follow the Engineering Manager instructions;
  • Diagnose breakdowns and incidences;
  • Assign work to the Mechanics and Electricians on duty;
  • Supervise the technical team performance, up to the required standard;
  • Make sure that staff complete the required work and their job card;
  • Fill out job cards or any other documentation related to the job to fully assure traceability of works done;
  • Ensure effective cleaning and organization of work areas and tools at all times, including hazardous waste management;
  • Ensure compliance to policies namely security, health and safety, data protection, quality assurance and eco-friendly measures established in the area of responsibility;
  • Carry out other duties that can be allocated or delegated by Management;

The ideal candidates will:

  • Have a City & Guilds qualification or equivalent and/or five years working experience in a workshop;
  • Have 2 years work experience and knowledge in the maintenance and repair of industrial vehicles;
  • Ability communicate (verbal & written) in English;
  • Ability to identify and solve technical problems;
  • Be organised and able to communicate effectively;
  • Be able to manage a team of mechanics and electricians;
  • Have the ability to meet targets;
  • Problem solving skills;
  • Have a positive energetic attitude;
  • Be flexible and adaptable in a changing environment

Interested candidates are kindly requested to submit their CV by e-mail to the Human Resources Department on hrd@publictransport.com.mt