Full-Time Shuttle Driver

How would you like to work with one of Canada’s most prestigious and well respected automotive groups? Join Auto World Imports Network!

Headquartered in Thornhill Ontario, we are a premier network of 14 luxury automobile dealerships in the Greater Toronto Area, as well as we own 3 state of the art collision centres.

Our company values customers and employees and has invested in principles for success that is only achieved by doing business with integrity and the highest ethical standard.

Due to our continued growth, our Mercedes-Benz Oakville luxury dealership is looking for a Shuttle Driver to join our amazing team!

Job Purpose

The Shuttle Driver will transport passengers as a customer service element provided by the dealership. S/he is responsible for picking-up or dropping off customers to and from the location of their choice within the dealerships shuttle boundaries. The Shuttle Driver will have to work in response to an in-person or a radio/telephone relayed request by the dealership. S/he is responsible for recording all pickups and drop offs on the company log, record daily mileage, ensure the company vehicle is in good working condition, provide friendly service and apply defensive driving techniques to uphold the safety of all passengers.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Drive customers to various destinations while their vehicles are being repaired.
  • Keep a log of the trips, which include the names of the customers, their destinations, and where they were picked up.
  • Operate all company equipment needed to communicate with company dispatchers such as radio, mobile phone or computer in order to receive information and updates.
  • Contact the dealership in the event of an interruption in the service.
  • Notify the department manager when the shuttle needs servicing.
  • Assist customers with entering and exiting the vehicle when necessary.
  • Test shuttle before and after shift to ensure lights, brakes, windshield wipers, and tire pressure are in proper working condition.
  • Demonstrate behaviours consistent with the Company’s Vision, Mission, and Values in all interactions with customers and co-workers.
  • Perform other tasks, based on management requirements and instructions.
  • Adhere to the regulations outlined in Ontario’s Highway Traffic Act.
  • Keep apprised of all applicable federal, provincial and local laws which govern operating a vehicle.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Valid Ontario G Driver’s Licence
  • Clear Driver’s Abstract
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Experience in all aspects of customer service and people management
  • Professional appearance
  • Ability to choose quickly between two or more movements in response to two or more different signals (lights, sounds, pictures). This includes the speed with which the correct response is started in the hand, foot, or other body part
  • The ability to know your location in relation to the environment or to know where other objects are in relation to you
  • Ability to see under low light conditions
  • Ability to see objects or movement of objects to one’s side when the eyes are looking ahead

Benefits

  • Competitive salary!
  • Excellent Group Benefits package.
  • Group RRSP Contribution program.
  • Work/life balance.
  • Training and support programs.
  • Boot and tool allowance.
  • Tuition reimbursement program.
  • Corporate support.
  • Mentorship and development.
  • Unlimited careers opportunities within our automotive group.

Personal Attributes

  • Passion, motivation, focus and leadership skills.
  • Results focused approach.
  • Team player.
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Ability to influence, negotiate and mediate effectively.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and professionalism.
  • Excellent interpersonal and team building skills.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Honest, courteous and able to demonstrate strong work ethics.
  • Driven and ability to work with minimum supervision.

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We thank all applicants for their response; however only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

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