E.g., 03/23/2019

Motor Tour Driver

The Catalina Island Company is seeking a Motor Tour Driver, based in Avalon. This position reports to the Activities Operations Manager.

The Role:
The incumbent is responsible for the transportation of passengers around Catalina Island. 
  • The incumbent is responsible for:
  • Drive tours through the town of Avalon and out into the interior of the Island 
  • Ensure exemplary customer service skills at all times  
  • Deliver commentary on the island history, wildlife, flora & fauna 
  • Properly document pre-trip inspections & passenger counts 
  • Properly document any accidents or incidents 
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Must have a valid commercial Driver’s License with a clean record
  • Must have passenger endorsement
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Must have exemplary customer service skills
  • Must be able to deliver a commentary whilst driving passengers 
Education and/or Experience:
  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age
  • Previous driver experience preferred
  • High School/GED diploma
Language Skills:
Ability to read, analyze and interpret general technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to effectively respond to questions from managers, clients, customers and the general public. 
Physical Requirements:
  • Visual acuity and the ability to hear in order to clearly communicate to managers, coworkers, guests and vendors
  • Must be able to lift up to 40+ lbs.
  • Must be able to reach with hands and arms
  • Must be able to sit, stand or walk for extended periods of time
  • Must have finger to hand dexterity, ability to grip controls, tickets 
  • Must be able to bend, kneel and crouch
  • Must be able to work in an inside and outside environment with varying temperatures ranging from 40 – 90 degrees Fahrenheit
  • Must pass a Background and Drug Screening
  • Must be able to drive at night 
This position offers a highly competitive salary, various levels of pay apply to to specific type of driving task being carried out.  Both Full Time and Part Time positions receive discounts in F&B outlets in the company and discounted hotel rooms and activity tours.
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee.  He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor. 
Collective Bargaining Unit, Teamsters Local 495 Union Position. Collective Bargaining Agreement in place. Applicant must abide by contract rules and regulations. Background check will be run on all applicants.