Trolley Driver / Tour Guide

  • OLD TOWN TROLLEY TOURS OF NASHVILLE
  • Nov 06, 2019
Full time CDL Drivers Hospitality-Hotel Other

Job Description

TROLLEY DRIVER / TOUR GUIDE - FULL TIME

$ 16 per hour plus Tips & Charter Commission

Come join the ranks of the FUN-employed at Old Town Trolleys. Already having a CDL is not required because we'll train you and prepare you to test for one! Our ideal Tour Conductors have a passion for helping people and making their vacation experience a memorable one. A sincere love of history and the culture of our city is ideal. The Tour Conductor must be able to drive a non-air-conditioned vehicle, on busy public streets in a safe, competent manner while entertaining guests by narrating a scripted sightseeing tour. Most tours are approximately 1-2 hours in duration and Tour Conductors narrate several tours during each shift.

Salary: $16/hr. base pay + Gratuities/ Paid Training 4-6 Wks. at $15/hr./ Charter Commission

Monthly & Annual $$ Awards for top performers / Paid Two Week Vacation & paid sick leave (5 days)

Choice of HRA or Traditional Healthcare Plan/ Employer pays 84% of HRA premium/Employer pays 72% of Traditional

Teledoc - 24 hr. access to doctor by phone or computer for employee & their dependents. Employer pays 100%

401K Plan,10% Company Match/ Fun & Supportive Environment/Flexible Scheduling/Established Financial Stable Co.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • No prior knowledge is required, extensive paid training is provided
  • Must be able to board and exit the trolley and assist guests with boarding and exiting the trolley
  • Must pass annual Motor Vehicle Reports (MVR) checks as required by the Department of Transportation (DOT)
  • Ability to learn and memorize scripted tours and routes as assigned
  • Ability to read, write and speak fluent English in order to communicate with fellow CASTmembers, the general public, law enforcement and emergency personnel
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time and tolerate a wide range of temperatures and weather conditions
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Must be at least 21 years old
  • Must pass a DOT physical upon employment
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License with an acceptable and verifiable driving record of at least three years
  • CASTmember Benefits
  • All FT Employees are eligible for paid vacation time as well as company sponsored health and wellness plans
  • All FT and PT employees are eligible for:
    • Paid sick time
    • 401K plan with company matching * * Eligibility requirements must apply
    • Flexible schedules, including a combination of weekdays and weekends are available
    • Fun, upbeat work environment with various award and recognition celebrations throughout the year
    • Discounts in retail stores and free admission to all company attractions
    •                    Apply at trolleyjobs.com or email Beverly.flanders@trolleytours.com
    • Old Town Trolley Tours of Nashville,120 Spence Lane, Nashville 37210/(615) 319-8015
    •                    Successful candidate must undergo a drug test and a background search