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Job Details

Driver, Motor Coach

Employer

National Motor Coach Systems Ltd.

Date Posted

July 11, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $180.00 commission per piece
  • Work Hours 30 to 70 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 5  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 15, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

National Motor Coach Systems Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Tasks

  • Operate buses, school busses or streetcars to transport passengers
  • Report delays, mechanical problems and accidents
  • Load and unload vehicle
  • Direct passengers during emergency evacuation procedures
  • Deal with public
  • Complete logbooks and reports
  • Deal with difficult passengers and resolve conflicts
  • Communicate with passengers, dispatchers or other drivers using two-way radio systems
  • Ensure children's safety when boarding and leaving buses and crossing street while bus is stopped
  • Perform pre-trip, en route and post-trip inspection and oversee all aspects of vehicle

Certificates, Licences, Memberships, and Courses 

  • Air Brake (Z) Endorsement
  • Driver's Licence (Class 2 or B or C)

Type of Experience

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

Transportation/Travel Experience

  • Local
  • Regional
  • National
  • Provincial/territorial

Security and Safety

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

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Driver's abstract
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • 20/20 vision
  • Attention to detail
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Sitting
  • Work under pressure

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Personal Suitability

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

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Gratuities
  • Piece work

Long term benefits

Group insurance benefits


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Driver, Motor Coach is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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Abilities

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Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

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Visual Abilities

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Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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