Shuttle Bus Driver
Company: Groome Transportation
Location: Atlanta , GA
Category: General, Transportation
Job Type: Full Time & Part Time
Posted: 8/27/2020
JOB DESCRIPTION:

Groome Transportation is Now Hiring Full-Time CDL Bus Drivers for our Atlanta Campus Operations!!!

 

 

The ideal candidate must be available to work 25-35 hours per week Monday through Friday.

Headquartered in Richmond, Virginia and operating across 16 states, Groome Transportation is a very successful specialty ground transportation company providing closed-loop campus shuttle services contracted with academic and institutional clients (the "Contract" division). Groome generates best-in-class profitability, reflecting the value of its services to its customers and its efficient operations.

Ideal job for Retirees, Veterans, Part-/Full-time employees!

Full-time benefits offered and evening work available!

 

Job summary

 

Driver will be required to drive a shuttle bus on a fixed route with assigned stops while also providing excellent customer service. Responsible for the safe and comfortable operation of the vehicle.

 

Role and Responsibilities

  • Ensure that all passengers receive safe, reliable customer-oriented transportation throughout the shift
    • Using the Smith System for defensive driving and other driver training materials that have been provided, ensure that the vehicle is operated in a safe manner at all times
    • Accept direction from dispatch and pick up riders as directed
    • Greet passengers and thank passengers in a friendly manner as they enter and exit the bus
  • Ability to uphold company standard for customer service, including proper phone and bus etiquette
  • Responsible for keeping assigned vehicle clean inside and out and odor free
  • Ability to climb into bus
  • Frequent opening and closing of doors
  • Ability to operate ADA equipment, lifts and wheelchair securement
  • Attend staff meetings and safety trainings as required
  • Report for work on time and in uniform for every shift
  • Possible on-call as required during inclement weather
  • Communication with Dispatchers both in person and over the radio
  • Complete driver logs, if required
  • Complete and turn in Vehicle Inspections as required by DOT (DVIRs)
  • Perform location specific duties such as facility clean up, parking lot clean up, or other duties as directed by Operations Manager and/or Dispatchers
  • Advise manager of any accidents or incidents per company policy
  • Perform other duties as required

 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Class B CDL with air brakes and passenger endorsement required
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Motor Vehicle Report must meet all company standards
  • Must pass DOT physical and drug test with a one-year card, post-offer, pre-placement testing and on the road training
  • Must pass pre-employment drug test
  • Complete pre-employment background check
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English

 

Preferred Skills

  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to work with others to maintain integrity of transportation system
  • Understand and follow all state and federal driving regulations
  • Ability to use a computer and the Internet
LOCATION:

Atlanta, GA
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