Sunday, April 30, 2017

 

 

 

 

Job Opportunities for Drivers

 

 

 

If you currently:

Have a Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Class B or better, with a passenger (P-1) endorsement;

Have at least three (3) years driving experience in a commercial vehicle;

Have a clean driving record for the past three (3)years (no accidents, no violations); and

Can pass a pre-employment drug test and DOT physical.

Then we may have a position for you. 

To request an application please contact:

Northwestern Stage Lines, Spokane - Gary Coleman, gary@busnws.com

Examples of knowledge, skills and abilities of our drivers:

  • Knowledge of geographic service area; ability to read and interpret maps and understand dispatch instructions;
  • Ability to understand the route schedule and maximize resources;
  • Ability to complete reports;
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and written;
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, agents and the traveling public;
  • Ability to understand and follow local, state, and federal regulations as applicable to the position and services, including maintain a valid Commercial Driver's License;
  • Ability to analyze work associated problems and implement solutions;
  • Ability to operate safely a passenger motorcoach up to and in excess of 40,000 lb GVW;
  • Ability to work independently without direct supervision;
  • Ability to assimilate transportation schedules and their relationships in order to assist passengers with their travel questions and problems;
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. unassisted.
  • Ability to drive and operate a passenger bus sometimes with manual transmission with no synchronization;
  • Ability to assist passengers boarding and de-boarding the bus;
  • Ability to provide assistance to non-ambulatory persons by utilizing mobility aids, lifts, tie downs and other equipment as necessary;
  • Ability to perform daily vehicle safety and operational inspections and report any defects;
  • Ability to maintain ongoing communications with ticket agencies and bus loading locations;
  • Ability to maintain driver logs and time reports with accuracy and detail as prescribed by the Federal Transportation Administration and company policy;
  • Ability to accurately report and collect tickets and sell occasional cash fares; and
  • Ability to report problems or emergencies affecting the availability and/or quality of service in a timely manner.

 

  
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