Driving Motorcoach and/or School Bus Charter is a rewarding career. Travel to your favorite destinations while being part of something larger- a strong and growing team! Klein offers a variety of bus charters and tours from Reading, Pottstown, King of Prussia and Philadelphia areas. Our motorcoaches are equipped with rest rooms, two way radios, DVDs, and WiFi. WE RECENTLY TOOK DELIVERY OF BRAND NEW VAN HOOL MOTORCOACHES AND BRAND NEW SCHOOL BUSES - COME DRIVE OUR NEW EQUIPMENT!
CDL Class B training (with passenger, school bus, and airbrake endorsements) is provided free of charge for otherwise qualified applicants. Competitive hourly salary with no change in rate for layover time.
Safely operate motorcoaches and school buses to transport passengers at the direction of a dispatcher or other company official.
Job Types Available: Full-Time, Part-Time, and/or Occasional
Pay $18.20 - $21.00 per hour
Operate a motorcoach and safely transport passengers to assigned destinations
Prepare for each trip utilizing maps, written directions, GPS, etc.
Research and be familiar with each destination and route before departure
Communicate with dispatchers to ensure trips are run exactly as the group leader or tour planner has specified
Provide the utmost in customer service by maintaining clear and polite conversation with group leaders, tour planners and tour guides
Complete driver paperwork and electronic logs during and at end of trip
Perform complete pre-trip and post-trip inspections before and after each trip and whenever necessary
Use electronic logging devices to maintain federal Hours-of-Service compliance
Load and unload luggage when required
Participate in all driver meetings, submit to all necessary testing, reviews and training
Must be a minimum of 21 years of age
Licensing: Valid CDL ( Class B or higher), (P) passenger endorsement, (L) airbrakes restriction removed, and meet all DOT, PUC, and local requirements
DOT physical exam and pre-employment drug test
Must demonstrate an ability to safely operate 40 foot and 45 foot motorcoaches and a standard large and small school buses
A satisfactory driving record
Good interpersonal, communication, and customer service skills
Excellent map reading and directional skills
Ability to work closely with others
Passenger transport, customer service, or sales: 1 year (Preferred)
High school or equivalent (required)
License: Airbrakes Restriction Removed (preferred), Passenger endorsement (preferred), CDL Class B (or higher) (preferred)
Work authorization in United States (required)
Please click and apply above. Only serious candidates need apply. Becoming a Charter Driver from Klein Transportation is a significant time commitment and will require at least two weeks training for even the most qualified applicants. Once your complete application is submitted please expect a phone call to discuss your qualifications and next steps.