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Shuttle Driver

Crain Kia of Fayetteville Fayetteville, AR
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Shuttle drivers carry out various tasks, duties, and responsibilities, which are presented in the following job description example:

  • Convey passengers to and from predetermined locations
  • Assist passengers in loading and unloading their luggage into the vehicle
  • Negotiate and collect fares from the passengers if there is no predetermined fare for the route
  • Maintain decent conversation with customers and assist them with directions
  • Answer passengers’ questions in a polite and gentle manner
  • Maintain constant communication with the dispatcher or manager
  • Carry out regular check on the shuttle vehicle before and after each day’s run
  • Carry out repair of minor faults and report major problems, accidents, or damage to the vehicle to the dispatcher or technician
  • Pay tolls and other levies required of drivers operating in that area
  • Obey all traffic rules and regulations guiding the operation of shuttle services in his/her assigned area. This may include plying the predetermined routes, not going beyond stipulated boundaries, and collecting the agreed fare
  • Dress in a neat and professional manner. This may be in accordance with the shuttle service company’s dress code or in accordance with the stipulated dress code for drivers operating in that area.

The following skills and qualities will be beneficial to a shuttle driver in achieving success on the job; employers also give more consideration to applicants for the position that show they have them:

  • Excellent customer service and communication skill: A shuttle driver needs more than good communication skill. He/she must be able to sustain meaningful conversation with onboard passengers. He/she must be calm and willing to help passengers
  • He/she must be able to work in highly demanding environment. Also, he/she must be able to multitask and prioritize effectively while maintaining composure
  • A valid commercial driver’s license and clean driving history is necessary to be a shuttle bus driver
  • Hands-on experience driving shuttles or any kind of car – sedan, limo or bus is very much required by employers
  • A good knowledge of traffic rules and regulations guiding the operation of shuttle drivers in that area is also necessary
  • He/she must be willing to work flexible shifts. In addition, he/she must be comfortable staying away from his/her family and relations during weekends, festive periods, and early hours of the evening because these are the busiest times for shuttle drivers
  • Basic math skill is also required for proper documentation of work details.

Crain Kia of Fayetteville

Why Work Here?

You will find friendly people, a great location and excellent growth opportunities.

The Crain Automotive Team is Arkansas' largest family owned and operated dealer group. At Crain Kia, we provide Fayetteville with the best shopping experience for new & used Kia vehicles and provide certified Kia repair, service and maintenance for all makes and models. We have 19 other locations across Northwestern and Central Arkansas and are constantly growing. We do this by hiring the best and offering the most competitive pay plans, full benefits, 401K and life insurance. So if you are passionate about providing great customer service and this sounds like the place for you, we would love to hear from you. Crain Kia of Fayetteville 3195 N College AVE Fayetteville, AR 72703 479-387-9000

Address

3195 North College Ave
Fayetteville, AR
USA

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