JOB DESCRIPTION FOR COMPASS COACH DRIVERS
Safely and reliably transport passengers to and from chartered destinations.
Meet all general qualifications for employment
Successfully attend and pass Compass Coach Motorcoach driver training program, including:
Behind the wheel instruction
Meet state requirements for appropriate licensing – CDL B w/P endorsement(Minimum)-also license must be an ‘enhanced’ at a minimum for passage into/out of Canada, if you have a valid passport you do not need an ‘enhanced license’
Hold a federally endorsed state medical card
Meet state and insurance standards for driving record check
Pass federal drug and alcohol screening
Conduct pre-trip and post trip inspections of your assigned vehicle as required
Be able to read maps to successfully plan routes and stops prior to departing garage
Use safety video to instruct passengers regarding safety on the Motorcoach
Drive defensively under varying traffic conditions and inclement weather.
Drive with safety of passengers as your FIRST priority.
Establish good working relationships with other drivers, maintenance personnel and office staff.
Achieve self improvement by attending drivers meetings, training sessions, annual road test with safety director.
Operate all vehicle types in transporting passengers used by Compass Coach
Be alert and exercise good judgement concerning procedures in keeping with company policies
Keep accurate records and reports as required, submit in legible condition, turn in paperwork in specified time.
Conduct yourself as a professional Compass Coach member at all times.
Operate ADA equipped motorcoaches as prescribed.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF A COMPASS COACH DRIVER
Opening/closing hoods(front and rear) to perform pre trip and post trip requirements
Bending, pushing, pulling, to load, unload a wheelchair, with or without a passenger, onto a lift platform, by exerting a maximum of 50lbs of push/pull pressure.
Bending, stretching, pushing, pulling, 50 lbs, to load and unload luggage onto and off from Motorcoach.
Bending, supporting and otherwise physically helping passengers into and out of a Motorcoach.
Bending and stretching to empty trash recepticles, wash windows(on a multi-day trip), general appearance and upkeep on the motorcoach.
Bend, stretch, pull and drag all persons out of emergency exits on demand.
Pressed white shirt
Tie for men
Compass Name Tag
About Compass Coach
Compass Coach is a commercial motorcoach company serving the Mt. Pleasant and Midland Area. With our Cedar Springs Location we are the largest motorcoach in West Michigan. Compass Coach is the primary service company for Central Michigan University and Northwood University.