Sun Country Tours is looking for CDL bus drivers to provide transportation of guests and staff to our various river locations. Drivers may be asked to drive busses, transporters, vans, trucks, and bicycles. Depending on the specific trip location drivers are then required to follow trips and take photos, set up lunch and shuttle vehicles. At the end of a trip drivers collect gear, help guides load equipment if needed and drive guests back to trip origination location. Drivers provide information regarding products we sell, services we offer and regional information including natural history and local offerings. We encourage our drivers to communicate with our staff and guests and to make each day a fun experience. Safe driving and workplace practices are a high priority.
Essential Functions/Major Responsibilities:
* Vehicle pre-trip inspection / clean as necessary / report mechanical issues to Manager * Safely drive guests to launch points * At Upper Deschutes (Big Eddy) location: * Direct guests to launch point and make sure all guests have been handed off to their guides * Shuttle guide vehicle and bus to take out location
* At McKenzie/North Umpqua river locations: * Ensure guests' food is accounted for and transported properly for day trip * Take photos * Assist with lunch set up and put away
* Provide information to guests about products we sell, services we offer and the regional information including natural history * Assist guides with equipment distribution assistance * Clean and fuel vehicle at end of day
Full Time and Part Time - Seasonal
Specific Job Skills:
License/Certifications- Class B CDL with passenger and airbrake endorsement. First Aid/CPR.
Technical- Basic knowledge of vehicle for inspection and reporting.
Physical Capabilities- Is able to be outside in all weather conditions. Must be physically capable of assisting guides and other staff with equipment. Must be able to lift, carry and move 50 pounds.