Whether you’re looking to kick start a career in transport, change course or continue your career development, Metro has a diverse range of roles in the Metro team.

We continually seek to enrich our team with fresh perspectives and skills. Each year, we welcome six to eight intakes of new bus operators and frequently advertise opportunities spanning administration, operations, trades, and customer service roles.

Explore our current vacancies below to find a role that aligns with your aspirations and become a part of our journey towards making Tasmania better connected.

Current Vacancies:

Applications for this position close on 21 April, 2024

About the Opportunity  

At Metro we are committed to making the journey better for all Tasmanians. Are you therefore ready to embark on a career journey like never before!

Our culture thrives on innovation, collaboration, and a commitment to excellence. As we soar to new heights, we’re on the lookout for a dynamic Senior Industrial Relations Advisor to be a pivotal force in shaping our workplace of the future. If you’re powered by enthusiasm, thrive on challenges, and are ready for the next step in your career, this is the role for you!

About you  

In this position you will be a specialist in workplace relations, resolving issues and championing an atmosphere of collaboration and understanding.  You will report to the Human Resource Manager and work closely with other senior personnel within business but also with external stakeholders such as unions. 

Within the People and Safety team, we partner to deliver an exciting strategic program that ultimately focuses on Metro delivering safe, reliable and efficient bus services.

If you’re ready to make a real impact, this role is tailor-made for you!

  • A tertiary qualification in human resources, law, industrial relations, or equivalent work experience.
  • Proven experience in a human resources, with a deep understanding of labour laws and regulations.
  • Demonstrated experience in providing sound advice and support to managers and employees on a range of HR issues.  
  • Exceptional communication skills, capable of inspiring, persuading, and fostering positive connections.
  • Ability to thrive in our fast-paced, forward-thinking atmosphere.

About Metro Tasmania 

As the largest Tasmanian owned passenger transport company, Metro takes pride in connecting people and communities across the region. 

We are an evolving business, and our future looks bright with the introduction of innovative and sustainable projects that continue to reduce our carbon footprint and work towards the Tasmanian government plan to ensure net zero emissions by 2030.

We have a diverse team of more than 500 people across the state who work hard to deliver exceptional public transport services and positively impact the lives of our customers. 

About the working experience

At Metro we value our people, if you value meaningful work and the opportunity to make a difference in communities, business and team this is the position for you! We have a great working culture that we are always striving to improve and a workplace that values the input of all its people.

We offer: 

  • Excellent training and professional development opportunities. 
  • Great workplace with free onsite parking and bus travel 
  • Onsite café, meal room and other recreational facilities
  • Personalised wellbeing program with one-on-one consultation with qualified personnel that covers a range of topics
  • Health and wellbeing supports including a EAP, onsite physio and health checks
  • An exciting calendar of events that recognises the diversity of our organisation

How to apply 

To obtain a position description or for further information regarding the role please email recruitment@metrotas.com.au.

To apply, click “Apply Now”. Please include a cover letter outlining how your skillset aligns to the position.

It is a requirement to have full working rights to apply for the position.

Metro Tasmania is an equal opportunity employer, promoting diversity and inclusion within our workforce. 

Applications for this position close on 30 April, 2024

Join the Team at Metro Tasmania – Your Career in Motion

At Metro Tasmania, we’re committed to keeping Tassie moving and have been connecting people and communities for over 70 years.

We are an evolving Tasmanian organisation and our future looks bright with the introduction of innovative and sustainable projects that continue to reduce our carbon footprint and work towards the Tasmanian government target of net zero emissions by 2030.

As the largest Tasmanian-owned public transport company, we employ more than 500 people across Tasmania. Our people are diverse, skilled and passionate about delivering efficient and safe services to our customers. 

About the Opportunity

If you’re looking to continue building your career and be part of Tasmania’s public transport future, we have an exciting opportunity for you as a workshop Diesel Mechanic. Working on our modern fleet of buses, you’ll be responsible for all aspects of bus maintenance, including scheduled and unscheduled servicing, diagnosis, reporting, and repair of vehicle faults.

About You

Are you ready for your next adventure? Energetic and positive, looking to upskill in zero-emission vehicles? Here’s what you’ll need:

  • Trade qualification as a heavy vehicle mechanic (4th-year apprentices may be considered) or Australian trade recognition
  • Driver’s license (HR desirable)
  • Ability to work autonomously within a great team environment
  • Attention to detail and excellent time management
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to record all parts used
  • Positive attitude, ready to hit the ground running
  • Willingness to work on a 6-week rotating roster with multiple days off

About the Working Experience

At Metro, we value our people. If you’re looking for meaningful work and the opportunity to make a difference, you’re in the right place. Here’s what we offer:

  • Great training and professional development opportunities.
  • An excellent workplace with free onsite parking and bus travel.
  • Onsite café and meal room.
  • Access to free annual flu vaccinations, discounted health insurance, corporate gym memberships and other wellbeing initiatives.
  • The ability to work within a proud, Tasmanian company with a diverse and inclusive working environment.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit a cover letter outlining how your skillset matches the position to recruitment@metrotas.com.au.

Applications for this position close on 31 May, 2024

Join the team at Metro Tasmania – Your Career in Motion

At Metro, we work to keep Tassie moving – we’ve been connecting people and communities for over 60 years.

As the largest Tasmanian-owned public transport company, we’re all about providing our customers with bus journeys that matter in this ever-growing, beautiful state of ours. And we’re seeking a team of passionate people to get the job done.

Are you looking for flexibility? We are seeking engaging, customer-focused people like you to help us deliver safe, welcoming and essential transport services across Burnie, Hobart and Launceston, we have a variety of different roster types to suit different needs.

If you are looking for a career that offers flexibility, a cohesive team environment and a great support network then this is for you!

As a Metro Bus Operator :

  • You enjoy providing an exceptional customer experience and the rewarding nature of the day-to-day interactions with passengers from all walks of life
  • You enjoy an office with a view, servicing the communities of beautiful Tasmania
  • You are a part of a supportive and passionate team

What you’ll need:

  • A good driving history, with the capacity to learn to safely and reliably drive a heavy passenger vehicle
  • Complete a National Police Check from Tasmania Police
  • Hold (or can obtain) a working with vulnerable people (WWVP) card
  • Have held a current, full Australian Driver’s Licence for at least 2 years
  • Have full working rights in Australia
  • Pass a pre-employment physical assessment, including a Drug and Alcohol test
  • Obtain a Public Passenger Vehicle (PPV) licence

What’s in it for you?

  • Be a part of a passionate and energetic team
  • 6-weeks paid, extensive training to set you up for success
  • 8 weeks of paid annual leave each year
  • Free Metro bus travel and employee parking
  • Exciting opportunities for career progression, growth and up-skilling
  • Onsite café and meal room.
  • Access to free annual flu vaccinations, discounted health insurance, corporate gym memberships and other wellbeing initiatives.
  • The ability to work within a proud, Tasmanian company with a diverse and inclusive working environment

Don’t have a heavy vehicle licence yet? No worries... You’ll start your career at Metro with 6 weeks of paid, extensive training to get your heavy rigid Metro licence.

We welcome applications from all community groups and backgrounds and encourage you to apply if you meet the criteria, no matter your age or gender.

To apply directly for the position, please submit your resume and cover letter to recruitment@metrotas.com.au.