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Driver in Lorton, VA at MV Transportation

Date Posted: 9/11/2018

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Job Description

Now Hiring DRIVERS

Drive into a GREAT CAREER - We want YOU to join our TEAM!!

PAID TRAINING!!

Competitive Wages and Benefits!

MV Transportation is currently seeking safe, reliable Drivers to provide safe/on-time transportation within our community.

WALK IN APPLICANTS WELCOME

Monday through Friday from 8 am to 5 pm

Location: 8101 Cinder Bed Rd, Lorton, VA 22079

Can't stop by?? Please apply online at: careers.mvtransit.com

Job Responsibilities

  • On-Time passenger pick-up and delivery.
  • Proper documentation of activities.
  • Conducting pre- and post-trip inspections to ensure proper operating condition of vehicle and on-board equipment.
  • Successfully performing scheduled manifest by picking up all clients on time and delivering them to their destinations safely and within a reasonable time frame.
  • Ensuring the safety of all passengers by use of appropriate on-board restraints.
  • Ensure safe and clean vehicle condition at the start and end of each shift.
  • Communicating effectively with dispatch or central office personnel via two way radio.
  • Adjusting to variables in normal working conditions, including adverse weather, traffic and construction, passenger problems, accidents and trip changes.
  • Providing excellent customer service including assistance in boarding and deboarding, supplying information, and responding appropriately in the event of an emergency.
  • Diffusing difficult situations and maintain order onboard vehicle.
  • Document thoroughly the course of the day including odometer readings, times, and passenger information.
  • Accurately collecting and reconciling cash fares collected from customers.
  • Team player and helpful to staff, management, and peers.
  • Employing all techniques of defensive driving to minimize the risk of preventable and non-preventable accidents and/or passenger injuries.
  • Protecting passengers and secure vehicle in the event of accident or injury and communicate effectively with dispatch and operations staff.
  • Maintaining a safe work area and a focus on safety to reduce the opportunity for injury to self or other employees.

Talent Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Must possess a valid Class B Driver's license with Passenger endorsement and Airbrakes.
  • Must have a good driving record and background.
  • Applicant must be 23 years of age at the time of application submission.
  • Ability to read, write and speak the English language clearly.
  • Ability to navigate the service area through the use of maps and/or on-board directional equipment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with passengers, passenger representatives and system staff.
  • Ability to remain calm in emergency situations and ensure the safety of all passengers and employees.
  • Knowledge of service area. Primarily works on the road providing passenger transportation.
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Ability to demonstrate professional demeanor and appearance.
  • Ability to adhere to attendance policy.

MV Transportation is committed to as policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

Where permissible under applicable state and local law, applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test and background check after receiving a conditional offer of employment.