How do I become a Go West Driver?

Start your career at Go West tours

Working as a coach driver for Go West gives you the opportunity to experience Australia from the inside with people of all ages from all over the world, and to work for a highly reputable company, earning an above-average wage.
From prestigious 5 Star touring, safari tours right across Australia and servicing the resource and infrastructure sectors, let Go West take you there.

We use modern right-hand drive vehicles of all sizes, maintained and serviced to a very high standard. Most of our coaches are equipped with air conditioning, comfortable seating, CD and video players.

To work for Go West as a coach driver you need to fulfil several requirements.

You must:

  • Hold a valid Australian passport.
  • Obtain (or hold) a full, unrestricted Western Australian HR Drivers License with a hire and reward endorsement.
  • Pass an Australian commercial driver medical examination.
  • Pass a Drug and Alcohol Examination
  • Have Appropriate mechanical knowledge
  • Attend an intensive driving skills, familiarisation and mechanical training course.
  • Undertake on-road training in Western Australian driving training, product and city & Town familiarisation.
  • Pass a company driving & mechanical knowledge test


Upon the successful completion of the Go West training program you will be offered a position as a Go West Coach Driver. This all sounds like hard work, and it is, however it’s worth it! You will have received the best training in the business to enable you to go out and really enjoy working in WA whilst maintaining the discipline and safety requirements that are so important to us and our passengers.

Whilst in the employ of Go West you will receive a very competitive remuneration package, which includes above “industry-standard” rate of pay, accommodation whilst working away, accident and medical insurance.
Go West crew are expected to make a commitment of a minimum of one season and are required to have a bank account. Wages are paid directly into this account weekly.

To Succeed you would need significant experience in the Truck and Bus Industry or equivalent, the ability to travel within Australia, exposure to a number of different cultures, people, ages and a proficiency in completing paperwork and adhering to strict safety standards.


Karijini National Park tour guide/driver

Apply now if you think this job suits you

Go West is seeking expressions of interest from drivers to take tours between April and October. This is an excellent opportunity to explore one of Western Australia’s most iconic and stunning destinations while getting paid!

Your Karijini tour guide/driver experience and job description include:

  • Half day and day tours to Karijini National Park
  • Opportunity to drive 2 hour Mine tours
  • Sample the mining lifestyle in an industrial-style tour
  • Tour scripts and process supplied
  • 2 weeks on / 1 week off roster
  • Variety of work and flexible shift
  • Flights and accommodation included
  • No fuss, organised systems
  • Meals or meal allowance provided

If this appeals to you and you have the following attributes, we want to hear from you!

  • Guiding experience
  • Fit and healthy
  • Personable and engaging
  • Confidence as a solo driver/guide
  • Willingness to learn about Karijini and the Pilbara

Apply Here

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Go West is recruiting drivers in the Pilbara region!

Do you love the Pilbara?

Do you love driving, enjoy meeting people and want flexible working hours?

Join Go West Tours and become part of the team of WA’s leading supplier of vehicles to the mining, education, tourism and government sectors.

Go West has bus driving opportunities across its West Australian depots, so please get in touch if you are looking for a dynamic, challenging position and different from the standard 9-5 jobs.

Currently, we are doing a significant drive to recruit bus drivers (experienced or non-experienced) who live in the Pilbara.

We are looking for bus drivers who:

• Have a strong focus on safety
• Have excellent customer service skills
• Have a great attitude and love working with people
• Are experienced or non-experienced (training available)
• Are keen to learn new skills
• Complete a pre-employment medical check
• Live in the Pilbara region

If you live in the Pilbara region and would like more information about becoming a bus driver, please contact:

Tylah Morgan, Blue Tongue Recruitment

Ph: 0429 091 008

Apply Here

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