Charter Bus Driver Jobs – West Elgin

Badder has been providing Charter and School Bus Services in Ontario for over 68 years. We take pride in providing care and concern for every passenger on a Badder bus. We also deeply appreciate our employees who are with us for the long haul. We’re committed to the well-being and development of our valued team. Because we care for you, we know you will care for them.

We are looking for a positive and caring individual to fill the position of

Charter Bus Driver

Qualifications:

  • Ability to remain attentive when faced with distractions
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain CZ License (we provide FREE license upgrade; Preference given to B License)
  • Meet the minimum age requirement to hold a bus driver’s license  (21 years of age)
  • Hold a valid (non-probationary) driver’s license with a very good driving record
  • Display safe and defensive driving techniques
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to cross border points (Canada into US)
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Undergo & Pass a Ministry prescribed medical examination, criminal record search, vulnerable sector clearance, driver’s abstract and other background checks
  • First Aid certificate is considered an asset

Responsibilities:

  • Safely drive passengers to and from their respective pick up locations and destinations
  • Follow the assigned time schedules and ensure the tour stays on schedule (knowledge of the assigned route and surrounding areas)
  • Read and interpret maps as required
  • Assist passengers with boarding/exiting the bus and loading/unloading luggage
  • Listen to and address passenger complaints
  • Rely on Trip Organizer to account for all passengers before leaving a location
  • Communicate clearly and interact with passengers, co-workers and the public in a courteous and professional manner
  • Follow company policies and procedures
  • Complete required paperwork, such as, trip and mileage logs
  • Adhere to and enforce bus safety rules and standards
  • Maintain thorough working knowledge of all rules of the road and comply with traffic regulations to operate the vehicle in a safe manner
  • Report any bus malfunctions or needed repairs
  • Report any injuries, collisions or property damage that occurs immediately
  • Perform daily pre-trip/post-trip vehicle safety inspections
  • Perform all other duties as assigned

Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment; Interacts with public, various ages; Hours of work require flexibility of weekends, holidays, nights (with the expectation of out of town overnight stays when operationally necessary); Ability to attend meetings; Sitting for extended periods of time; Manual Dexterity to operate a large motor vehicle; Exposure to all weather conditions, Repetitive work;

Some of the Extras

Competitive Wages; Automatic Buses; FREE License Upgrade; Extra assignments may be available at other locations; We Will Train;

Ideal for retirees, self-employed people with flexible schedules

NOTE: We thank all applicants for applying; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.