LaZoom Tours Asheville, NC, USA
Jan 29, 2019Part time
Job Summary LaZoom Tours is seeking an enthusiastic part-time driver to join our team! This is a great opportunity for a safe and dependable driver with a fun personality who excels at customer service. Posting Date: 18 Jan 2019 Closing Date: This position will remain open until we have seen a diverse pool of candidates. Employee Type: Part-time, hourly Reports to: Fleet Manager, Production Manager Compensation: $13/hour + tips Schedule: Ideal candidate will have a flexible schedule. Weekends, dates surrounding major holidays, and peak tourist seasons are frequently required. Responsibilities Safely drive our 40’ purple buses through busy Asheville streets while a high-energy show is taking place on the bus. Follow along with the show and pace your driving appropriately. Clean the bus and take out garbage and recycling between tours. Report any issues with buses including mechanical problems, cosmetic damages, accidents, and traffic violations. Keep the bus stocked with cleaning supplies and props. Perform basic maintenance tasks such as refueling or checking fluid levels. Occasionally required to scout new/alternate routes and determine drivability. Perform other related duties as assigned. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Ability to memorize our standard routes and the reroutes used during street closures. Ability to familiarize yourself with the pacing of several different tours. Familiarity with Asheville streets. Ability to interact with guests in a pleasant, professional, and fun manner. Ability to remain calm and level-headed during stressful situations. Qualifications Valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Class B license with Passenger endorsements and a good driving record. 2+ years experience driving professionally. Background checks are required. Physical Demands Must pass DOT physical including a drug screening. Must be able to sit for long periods of time. Must be able to enter and exit the bus via stairs and help guests off the bus. Must be able to work during hot summers and cold winters. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs and carry 25 ft.