Coach Driver - Europe

6 days left

Location
You will spend most of the year travelling to various destinations around Europe
Salary
We offer a competitive salary plus bonus, commission, training and all expenses
Posted
17 Nov 2016
Closes
15 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Self Employed

The role of a Coach Driver with Topdeck Travel

Our drivers are responsible, together with their follow crew, for the day-to-day running of our European trips.  This involves:

  • driving our passengers safely around Europe;
  • navigating between and within cities, including planning the route with your fellow crew;
  • cleaning the coach regularly;
  • basic coach maintenance;
  • maintaining all coach documentation and coach related accounts;
  • socializing with the group; and
  • assisting your fellow crew in other daily tasks. 

What we look for in our Coach Drivers

We want drivers who:

  • have a genuine interest in and love for European travel;
  • put passenger safety and comfort above all else;
  • are organized, with the ability to remain flexible where required;
  • can solve problems logically and creatively;
  • take pride in their work and their vehicle;
  • prioritise team work; and
  • demonstrate professionalism at all times.     

How do you become a Coach Driver for Topdeck?

Eligibility to work

To apply you must be able to work in the UK and Europe.  You must have:

  • UK or European Union Passport;
  • UK Right of Abode/Residency; or
  • UK Ancestry Visa.  

Driver documentation

All drivers must have the following prior to our Training Trip commencing in March/April 2017 (please note these documents can take up to 4 months):

  • UK or European manual “D” class driving license;
  • Digital tachograph card; and
  • Driver certificate of professional competence card (CPC).

Core skills and competencies

As a driver you must:

  • be proficient in English;
  • have a positive and proactive ‘want to help’ attitude;
  • be aged 23 or over;
  • have a good level of fitness; and
  • be able to relocate to London for the main summer operating season.  

How do I apply?

Please complete our online application form at topdeck.travel/jobs.