Grinnell Chamber

Chauffer Carpool Driver

Other
Posted: 12/08/2021
Grinnell, IA
Human Resources

Description

Chauffer drivers are responsible for safely operating a motor vehicle that is assigned to transport passengers to and from a specified location such as homes, workplaces, airports, and other miscellaneous destinations as approved. Drivers must quickly and safely deliver them to their drop-off destination, obeying all traffic laws and signage. They are expected to provide professional and courteous service to all passengers. Must be familiar with city streets and locations to take passengers to their destinations. Must have great time management skills, customer-centered attitude and attentiveness. Must have the ability to operate a vehicle for 8 hours and be open to working nights and weekends.

Requirements

  • Valid US driver’s license with no moving violations or accidents within the last two years
  •  High School diploma or GED equivalent
  •  Have been driving for at least 5 years
  •  Drivers must stay alert and watch the conditions of the road. They have to take precautions to ensure their passengers’ safety, especially in heavy traffic or bad weather.
  •  Drivers must also follow directions such as where they can pick up passengers.
  •  Drivers will familiarize themselves with the streets in the areas that they are traveling. They should choose the most efficient routes, considering the traffic at that time of day.
  •  Excellent navigation skills and proficiency in using navigation applications to find locations, such as airports, train stations, convention centers, hotels, and other points of interest. They also know where to find fire and police stations and hospitals in case of an emergency.
  •  Time management and organizational skills to keep on schedule.
  •  Ability to lift heavy luggage, packages and objects, as well as be able to load and unload them from their vehicle if necessary.
  •  Values Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.

Selected candidate must successfully pass a background and driving record check prior to first day of employment.

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