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- Job Listing Date
- 31 Jul 2019
- Wellington, Wellington Central
- Work Type
- Part Time
- Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics, Public Transport & Taxi Services
About the business
Sophie's Angels is the Passenger Service that Cares!
We pride ourselves on caring for every passenger, making sure that they feel comfortable and safe the time they are travelling with us. Every passenger is treated with kindness, compassion and respect no matter their age, race, gender, occupation or religion.
Sophie's Angels is a family, passengers and employees alike, everyone is valued.
About the role
Being a driver means being at the heart of the company, simply put, no drivers, no company.
Drivers are to be at home on call over an 8 hour shift and must be ready to go at any moment. When the driver gets a ride notification, they are to get to the passenger as quick as possible.
Once passenger has been picked up and safely dropped at their location, the driver is to proceed back home or to the next awaiting ride.
Benefits and perks
Unlike other Passenger Services
We hire all drivers as employees of the company not contractors. This means that we take care of your taxes and GST as well as pay holiday pay and fuel reimbursement.
You are given a $50 retainer each night you are on call as well as your commission. If asked to be on call from Wellington City, you'll receive a $25 pre diem.
Sophie's Angels understands that everyone has a personal life and special circumstances, as long as you let us know about it we try to be as flexible as possible.
Skills and experience
- Hold a current Passenger endorsement* (no worries if you don't currently have one, follow they link and start the process https://www.nzta.govt.nz/driver-licences/getting-an-endorsement/getting-an-endorsement-pvio/applying-for-a-passenger-p-endorsement)
- Full drivers licence
- Access to your own car with current registration and valid WOF
- Be a friendly, positive, people person
- Excellent driving skills
- Be willing to work flexible hours
*If you are a capable employee after 3 months we will reimburse your P-Endorsement, if you can prove you got it to apply for Sophie's Angels.
- Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
- Are you willing to provide a copy of your driving record history?
- What's your preferred work type?
- Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
- Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?