European Trip / Tour Driver

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26 Sep 2019
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
As a Coach Tour/Trip Driver for Contiki you're in charge of getting our travellers safely around Europe, it's a huge responsibility, but it's a great way to meet loads of people. It's also the perfect way to work while travelling around Europe! Our Trip Drivers are the best in the business, and we ensure their success by providing thorough on road training.

To be a part of our team you'll need to:

* Be passionate about travel and Europe.

* Be enthusiastic and motivated - we expect you to work hard for our Company and for our travellers.

* Be responsible and professional at all times.

* Have the ability to deal with all types of people - our Travellers come from all around the globe; they speak many languages and have many different expectations.

* Enjoy a challenge - our Training Trip and the job itself will constantly present you with many different and sometimes difficult situations.

* Work well as part of a Team - when you are on tour you will be working with your Trip Manager, On Road Cook, On Site Team Members, local suppliers and guides - you will be part of a very big picture.

What's in it for me?

Being part of the Contiki Team isn't all about just driving. You will get to meet hundreds of fantastic people from all over the world, helping your Trip Manager to ensure they have a holiday and experience of a lifetime. You will usually get fully involved in the running of the trip as well as take part in the excursions and activities.

This position is based in London, although you will be travelling around Europe for the vast majority of the summer season. Therefore, you don't need to worry about having to relocate.

We may also have limited positions available to be based in Italy for the full summer season.

In order to secure a place on a Contiki Training Trip you need to demonstrate the following:

* Hold a UK or European Union Passport

* Hold a clean Manual or Automatic coach licence (PCV or category D)*

* Hold the relevant CPC qualification

* Have good references and driving record

* Possess excellent people skills

* Be English speaking

* Must work well as part of a team

* Have a genuine desire to succeed.

* Need to get a coach licence? Still apply as we can offer assistance to the right candidate