First Bus

  • UK
  • Public transport
firstgroup.com

Breakroom Rating

Our assessment of how good the jobs are at First Bus, based on what 9 employees have told us.

Find out what jobs are really like at First Bus…

We’ve surveyed 9 current employees about their job at First Bus. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Overall pay range £10.15–12.54

From 9 hourly employees

  • Pays less than the Real Living Wage

    Not great
  • People get paid every week

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Good

Hours

  • This employer uses full time contracts

  • Most people work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Good
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • There’s no consistency in when people get their schedule

    Not great
  • Most managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    Good
  • Only some people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Not great

Benefits

  • People don’t get paid breaks

    Not great
  • People get proper sick pay

    Excellent

Workplace

  • Most people feel stressed here

    Not great
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Most people get enough training when they start

    Good
  • Only some people are given support to progress here

    Not great
  • Only some people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Not great
  • People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Bad