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Job Details

Driver, Motor Coach

Employer

The Canada Bus

Date Posted

June 21, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $40.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 30 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Part Time Leading to Full Time
  • Vacancies 4  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Aug 18, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

The Canada Bus

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Driver's Licence (Class 2 or B or C)
  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Class 1/1F/A Licence (semi trailer trucks)
  • Class 2/2F/C Licence (buses with more than passengers)

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Experience

  • Tour and charter bus driver
  • Intercity bus driver
  • Buses

Specific Skills

Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

Uniform

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sitting

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • National
  • Local
  • Provincial/territorial

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Reliability
  • Organized

Teleworking Information

On the road job


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Aug 18, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Driver, Motor Coach is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Bus and Streetcar Drivers
OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving buses and buses equipped for wheelchair accessibility, streetcars and intercity and sightseeing tour and charter buses to transport passengers along established routes, locally and over long distances; and in driving buses to transport passengers and cargo to intercity and long-distance destinations

METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to report delays, mechanical problems and accidents; and in collecting fares, issuing transfers, checking bus passes and recording transactions

SOCIAL

Interest in speaking with passengers to provide information on fares, schedules and stops; may provide passengers with information on points of interest during trips

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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