Swilly Group wins contract to help recruit 100 bus drivers for Australia

An Australian bus company is encouraging Irish bus drivers to move down under, with the Letterkenny based Swilly Group winning the contract to supply them.

Ventura - which operates the public transport system in Melbourne - wants to lure Irish workers because of their driving skills - and their charm.

The company says it has some Irish drivers already and they are known for being courteous with customers.

They're offering a 48 thousand euro salary and say they have around 100 vacancies.

Swilly Group Sales and Marketting Manager Damien Kerin has been outlining how they won the contract............

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