Ambassatours Gray Line - Double Decker Bus Driver
Double Decker Bus Driver
Ambassatours Gray Line - Halifax, NS
$16.85 an hour - Part-time
Here We Grow Again!
Ambassatours Gray Line, Eastern Canada’s largest tour company, is currently seeking energetic, conscientious and friendly individuals to become part-time, seasonal Double Decker bus drivers for our Hop On, Hop Off tours in Halifax, NS.
The Hop On, Hop Off tour is offered on cruise arrival days from May to end of October. Drivers are responsible for the safe and comfortable trip around a fixed city tour route aboard our vintage British Routemaster Double Decker buses (these units are standard shift, right hand drive).
Individuals with current Class 2 (bus) drivers licenses are invited to apply. In addition, individuals who do not currently have Class 2 licenses but who have related large or speciality vehicle experience (such as operating large farm vehicles, fire trucks, RVs, motorcycle licences) may apply, and possibly be considered for these driving positions. Bus-specific training and upgrade to Class 2 license may be offered successful applicants.
As part of the interview process, applicants will be required to have an up-to-date criminal record check, and driver's abstract. Successful applicants will be required to adhere to company policies, dress code and customer service standards.
Work is usually day times, with variable shifts, usually 8-9 hours in length per day. The driving takes place on cruise days only, see Halifax Port Authority cruise schedule for dates. This position will be ideal for individuals seeking flexible hours in the client-focused travel and touring industry.
NOTE: hours can get close to full-time in the months of Sept and October so ideal candidates will have good availability to work in those months. This is a great job for retired folks who are looking to keep busy and earn a bit of cash!
Only candidates who are selected for interview will be contacted.
Applicants must be 25 years or older.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $16.85 /hour
High school or equivalent
Customer Service: 3 years
Required license or certification:
Class 2 (coach)