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Transit Driver St. Thomas Job in Canada
Voyago , Canada

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Experience
1 Year
Salary
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
No
Career Level
Telecommute
No
Qualification
High School or equivalent
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Mar 27, 2021
Last Date
Jun 27, 2021
Location(s)

Job Description

Together we’re going places! Voyago is currently recruiting for a Part-time Driver to be flexible in driving Paratransit and Conventional Transit in St. Thomas, Ontario.


Voyago is a dynamic company, which is committed to hiring only the best employees in order to maintain our distinct presence in the transportation industry. With a growing demand for transportation services, Voyago has diversified itself and operates in four business segments, which include: Medical Transportation, Conventional and Para Transit, School Bussing and Charters, and Checker Limousine.


With a large emphasis on training and orientation, Voyago dedicates itself to supporting the growth of our employees by allowing them to develop the necessary skills in order to be successful. We provide our employees the necessary training tools in order to service our customers and clients more effectively. We remain true to our traditional family owned and operated values through our value added services, commitment to our community and our continued services provided by our long term standing employees. We are pleased to be recognized as one of Canada’s Safest Employers.


Voyago's Paratransit Drivers provide superior customer service and work closely with individuals with special needs. Drivers are required to aid passengers boarding the bus, maneuvering wheelchairs, fastening Q-Straint belts, lifting portable assistive devices, and assisting ambulatory passengers. The Paratransit Driver ensures all passengers, devices and mobility aids are restrained and secure as well as provide passengers with information on fares, schedules, and stops. A manifest is provided daily and Drivers are required to have a solid geographical knowledge of the City of St. Thomas to ensure efficient routing.


Conventional Transit Drivers are responsible for driving along reassigned routes and adhereing to a preexisting schedule. Customer service and time management skills are essential for this role.

Requirements

Candidates should ideally demonstrate the following:

  • Possesses G, B, E, or F Licence (must be willing to upgrade to minimum 'F class' licence)
  • Possesses clean drivers abstract and obtain a recent copy for a driver file.
  • Display safe and defensive driving techniques.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Have a sound knowledge of the City of St Thomas and be capable of planning own routing
  • Be available to work flexible hours. (service runs 7 days per week, must be available for Saturdays)
  • Be physically capable of performing repetitive lifting of objects up to 60 lbs.
  • Must have own transportation to work

DUTIES:

The position includes the following duties:

  • Wheelchair transportation
  • Transportation of special needs individuals
  • Maintain HOS log books and other appropriate paperwork in a timely manner

Shift Information

Various shifts available - this position is for a casual/part-time driver.

Benefits


  • Benefits package
  • Rewarding career with a growing company
  • Great company culture
  • Employee Referral Program


Voyago is committed to provide accommodation for individuals with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. Accommodations are available upon request of the internal or external applicant. If you require an accommodation due to a disability for an interview, please notify Human Resources directly to make appropriate arrangements when contacted for an interview.


We thank all applicants however only those under consideration will be contacted.

Job Specification

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