Job Opportunities

At Edwards, we pride ourselves in being one of Wales’ premier tour operators as well as being a well-established family business. Our company culture is friendly and relaxed. On top of the job opportunities and training on offer, we firmly believe that people are at the heart of our business and success.

Our colleagues do amazing things each day: transporting our passengers to and from their holiday destinations, school and work; diagnosing and repairing electrical or mechanical faults on Coaches; provide an excellent level of service to our customers; and are experts in their fields.

We are looking for talented and customer focused people who understand that outstanding customer service is key to everything we do. If you would like to join our team please check out our current vacancies.

Operations Manager (Based in Llantrisant)

Salary: Competitive
Closing date: Monday 10th August 2020

If you are ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results then you could be the next big part of our team. Edwards Coaches is a successful coach operator at the forefront of the transport industry. We are a well-established family business boasting a history of innovation that began in 1925. Our people make ECL one of the UK’s leading transport and travel companies.

Due to business restructure, Edwards Coaches is recruiting an Operations Manager who will join the senior management team and be a key player in reviewing and maximising commercial opportunities across the Transport, Engineering and Compliance functions.

The successful candidate will be a commercial thinker who is able to harness modern technology, implement industry best practices, systems and procedures, whilst leading skilled and well-established people in the Engineering, Transport, and Compliance Departments.

Based at our headquarters in Llantrisant and reporting to the Managing Director, you will have extensive experience in a similar role and be able to demonstrate outstanding leadership across all facets of Transport, Engineering, and Compliance Operations.


  • Proven experience of working within a fast paced travel/transport environment a must.
  • International CPC PSV (HGV Optional)
  • ILM Level 5 [preferred]
  • IOSH or NEBOSH Managing Safely Minimum of 5 years’ experience managerial level

If you would like to apply, please submit your CV to