|Job Ref:||85a4e240||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||County/State:||Alberta||City:||Driver Trainer||Address:||Post Date:||19/10/2016 11:30|
Driver Trainer Region of Durham, ON PWTransit requires a Full-Time Driver Trainer for its operation based in the Region of Durham. This highly rewarding and engaging opportunity is tailor-made for an experienced and seasoned professional driver or instructor. You will deliver our PWTransit Basic Operator Training Program for new employees, ensuring that operational benchmarks, best practices and safety standards are achieved. Qualifications: Completion of Grade 12 5 years minimum of previous commercial driving experience Class B driver's license or higher and air brake endorsement (Z) No more than 3 demerit points in the past 3 years or 5 points in the past 5 years No more than 2 moving violations in the past 5 years No suspensions or prohibitions of any kind in the past 5 years No more than 1 at fault collision in the past 5 years No criminal convictions or pending charges relating directly to the Operator position Able to pass a comprehensive medical examination relating to Motor Vehicle Act requirement for a class B driver's license Significant skills dealing effectively with the public, including demonstrated skills in conflict resolution, problem solving, and sound decision-making in positions providing customer service Ability to understand, speak and write English in a public speaking environment in order to communicate effectively with the trainees Understanding of adult education and teaching principles Responsibilities: Builds lesson plans and delivers modules of the PWTransit Basic Operator Training Program Creates lesson plans and delivers other training programs as required Evaluates student performance Coaches students through new skills and concepts. Completes all documentation of training and enters into the database Monitors skills of the Operators during regular duties as an operator and coaches to improve driving skills
PWTransit, a division of Calgary-based Pacific Western Transportation, is a full-service bus transportation company, with operations located in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario.
PWTransit's employees operate a variety of transit vehicles travelling almost 11 million kilometres annually. Our commitment to safety and customer service excellence includes providing up-to-date vehicles, quality maintenance facilities, and the development of highly-qualified personnel. PWTransit provides a complete spectrum of bus services including:
- Municipal Conventional Transit Services
- Custom / Para Transit Services (ie: handyDART, Handibus)
- Community Bus
- Industrial Employee Transportation
- Local & Long Distance Charters
With over five decades of operating experience, Pacific Western's approach to doing business has stimulated leadership, innovation and employs more than 3,300 personnel who are committed to the success of our organization and the communities we serve.