Tour Guide + Driver

Supervisor: Operations Manager
Start Date: Approx. April 24, 2017
Approximate End Date: Approx. September 2017
Work Hours: 40+ hours/week
Application Deadline: Sunday, July 31, 2016

Role

We are hiring all kinds of Tour Guides and Drivers. If you love public speaking, you’ll fit in great with our Guided Tours Team. If you love people but you’re a little shy, that’s fine too! We’ll find a place for you on our Hop-On, Hop-Off Team or our Charters Team. Wherever you fit, you will be part of our Operations team sharing passionate knowledge for Vancouver with visitors from around the world while skillfully and passively driving throughout the city.

Your job will require:

  • Providing exceptional guest service at all times
  • Driving in a safe and non-aggressive manner
  • Completing all daily vehicle documentation, as required by law
  • Occasionally helping with luggage as needed
  • Communicating calmly and professionally over the radio
  • Accurately performing cash and credit transactions using handheld point-of-sales machines

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR IN YOU

  • You are humble, hungry, and people smart
  • Vancouver is your home and you love to share it with the world
  • You have a friendly and outgoing personality
  • You have a genuine desire and ability to exceed guest expectations
  • You take pride in your professional demeanor and appearance
  • You have the ability to engage a wide variety of audiences
  • You have great verbal communication skills (maybe in a few different languages!)
  • You work equally well individually and as part of a team
  • You have a very flexible schedule and enjoy working outside of the typical 9 to 5
  • You have a Class 2 driver’s license with Air Brake Endorsement*

* Do you fit the description except for the license? We want to meet you! We provide Class 2 training to the right candidates with a clean Driver’s Abstract

What You’ll Love About Us

  • We take the time to understand and appreciate the experience from our guest’s point of view
  • We have a passionate desire to exceed expectations in everything we do
  • We give and earn respect through genuine kindness and consideration
  • We work towards a common goal through communication, trust and collaboration. We are loyal, supportive and willing to work together

SOME OF THE AMAZING PERKS WE OFFER

  • Free admission for you and a guest to over 190 attractions offered through the Tourism Challenge Privilege Pass
  • Invitations to tourism industry events, parties, networking opportunities, and
    familiarization tours
  • Free tours and discounts for yourself, friends and family
  • Coaching and training on sales and teamwork
  • Employee referral incentives
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