Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing

Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing

Drivers, Hop-On, Hop-Off Operations

THE FINER DETAILS

Start Date: ASAP

Work Hours: Seasonal, Full-time + Part-time roles available

Location: Central Burnaby / Vancouver

Wages: $22.50per hour + daily overtime + pooled commission = average earnings of $25-$26 perhour

+ extended health benefits (company pays 1/2 if you opt in and work full time)

At Gray LineWestcoast Sightseeing, we are hiring new stars to join our Hop-On, Hop-Off CitySightseeing Driver team. If you have a passion for showing off Vancouver tovisitors from around the world? Are you a warm, friendly, and outgoing teamplayer that would fit in with our team-oriented and supportive culture – thenwe want to meet you. And you can’t beat our office views of beautiful Vancouverfrom your driver’s seat!

YOUR WORK WILL INCLUDE:

  • Driving a tour bus on a fixed, scheduled route around Downtown Vancouver in a safe manner
  • Driving safely and efficiently to keep on schedule to posted route timing
  • Providing exceptional service to our guests
  • Performing daily pre and post-trip inspections
  • Promoting partner attractions and online reviews
  • Effective and professional communication over radio/phone
  • Ability to adapt quickly and efficiently to changing traffic patterns, street closures or detours
  • Accurately perform credit transactions using point of sale terminals
  • Professionally handle guest queries and concerns
  • Coordinating with Step On Tour Guides on the bus to ensure smooth operations, guest safety, and excellent customer service

WHAT WE WILL LIKE ABOUT YOU:

  • You have a friendly + outgoing personality with a guest first focus
  • You possess a valid BC Class 1 OR Class 2 Licence with air brake endorsement, with clean driver abstract
  • You have minimum 3 years driving experience in Vancouver
  • You possess a professional attitude and appearance
  • You have the flexibility to accommodate a changing schedule, available to work any day of the week, and an average shift length of 10-11 hours per day
  • You can work a full-time schedule over the peak summer touring months
  • You have previous experience working in a customer service role
  • You have the ability to work well both independently with minimum direction, and as part of a team
  • You are fluent in English, written and oral. Ability to speak a second language is a bonus.
  • You are legally entitled to work in Canada

WHAT YOU WILL LIKE ABOUT US:

  • You can work 8-10 months a year with excellent earning potential taking winter months off
  • Free admission and discounts to over 90 attractions through the Tourism Privilege Pass
  • A central Burnaby office with easy access to all transit routes
  • Referral program reward – get your rockstar professional colleagues to join our team
  • Internal and external recognition programs for fun awards and prize opportunities
  • The little things like free coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and water (available in-office)
  • You come home every night; we are a local tour company within 160 KLM.

Please include a Cover Letter when submitting your Resume.

Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing is the2023 #1 Top Nominated Company at the Vancouver Tourism Awards!
This rise to the top is a testament to GLWCS’s unwavering commitment toexcellence and the exceptional efforts of our team who consistently go aboveand beyond to provide unparalleled tour experiences for our guests.

GLWCS is an equal opportunity employer.We are committed to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion. We arecommitted to creating and maintaining an inclusive workplace that welcomes,respects, and values diverse backgrounds, viewpoints, and abilities regardlessof race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationalorigin, age, or disability.

Gray Line Westcoast Sightseeing respectfullyacknowledges the unceded traditional territories of the x?m??k??y??m (Musqueam), S?wx?wú7mesh(Squamish), and s?lilw?ta? (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations onwhich our offices are located.

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