Taxi Cab Driver

at Procarent / Yellow Ambulance / Yellow Cab

Louisville, KY

Posted on Jul. 13, 2017


Full Time

TAXI CAB DRIVER

APPLY IN PERSON: 1 DAY ONLY - MEET WITH OUR HIRING MANAGERS JULY 19TH ANYTIME BETWEEN 10AM - 2PM. CLICK THE "APPLY NOW" FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Yellow Cab - A Division of Procarent is now hiring for a Taxi Cab Driver. Set your own daily schedule working as an independent contractor by safely transporting passengers to their destinations through leasing company or owner/operator taxicabs. Expected to ensure a safe journey by following all traffic laws, assist passengers with their luggage, use appropriate driving techniques, keeping the taxicab clean at all times and performing basic preventive maintenance tasks.

COMPANY EXPECTATIONS:
Safely drive taxicabs to transport passengers by following safety regulations and state laws governing vehicle operations
Pick up passengers at prearranged locations, taxi stands or by cruising streets in high traffic areas
Communicate with dispatchers by radio, telephone or computer to exchange information and receive requests for passenger services
Record name, date and taxi identification information on trip sheets, including time and place of pickup drop-off and total fees
Knowledge of roads and streets throughout Metro Louisville or Lexington areas
Perform routine vehicle maintenance, such as but not limited to regulating tire pressure, adding gasoline, oil and water
Complete accident reports when necessary
Provide passengers with assistance entering and exiting vehicles and assist them with any luggage
Arrange to pick up certain customers or groups on a regular schedule
Vacuum, clean interiors and wash, polish exteriors of vehicles
Collect fares or vouchers from passengers
Turn the taximeter on when passengers enter the cab; turn taximeter off when final destination reached; Make, change or issue receipts as necessary
Determine fares based on trip distances and times using taximeters fee schedules and announce fares to passengers
Report to taxicab services to receive vehicle assignments
Provide passengers with information about the local area and points of interest, including advice on hotels and restaurants
Ensure that passengers follow safety regulations
Be punctual in picking up or dropping off people to their destinations
Operate vehicles with specialized equipment, like wheelchair lifts to transport secure passengers with special needs
Notify dispatchers or company mechanics of vehicle problems

QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum of 25 years old
Hold a driver’s license in the state of Kentucky
High School Diploma or GED
Provide motor vehicle records of any previous states of occupancy
Must have excellent customer service, organizational and communication skills
Effective time management skills
Pass a criminal background check and drug screening
Honest and customer oriented
Pass random drug screenings
Previous taxi experience preferred

Procarent is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer employment opportunity based on job qualifications, without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age (40 and over), veteran status, pregnancy, religion, disability, genetic information, or sexual orientation.

APPLY IN PERSON: 1 DAY ONLY - MEET WITH OUR HIRING MANAGERS JULY 19TH ANYTIME BETWEEN 10AM - 2PM. CLICK THE "APPLY NOW" FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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