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Academy Shuttle Driver

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Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: vero beach, FL, US, 32960

Company: FlightSafety International

Requisition 13116

Basic Function:

The Academy Shuttle Driver is a part-time, weekend shift position. The Academy Shuttle driver provides bus/shuttle transportation to students attending FlightSafety Academy in Vero Beach, Florida.


The work schedule for this position is 5am-9am and 10am-2pm Saturday's and Sunday's.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES: The following duties are essential to the performance of this job. Other duties may be assigned.


  • Transport students to and from campus.


  • Ensures safe operation of the vehicle as well as the safe transportation of passengers to and from off campus locations. 


  • Monitors equipment, cleans van/bus, and provides information and excellent customer service to all bus occupants. 


  • Reports any incidents to management immediately.


General Duties:


  • Maintain FlightSafety's commitment to customer satisfaction while performing job duties.


  • Exhibit and practice professional and courteous behavior while interacting with both internal and external customers, in person and in telephone conversations.


  • Interact within a cooperative environment through beneficial behavior, commitment to common goals, contribution to problem solving, communication of ideas and suggestions, and encouragement to other employees and departments.


  • Adhere to required work schedule including prompt and regular attendance.


  • Adhere to required dress code.


CONTACTS:  The employee must display a service-oriented demeanor to both internal and external contacts and promote a positive image of FlightSafety, while performing the duties of the job.

            INTERNAL                 -           All FlightSafety Employees

            EXTERNAL                -           Customers, vendors and general public


QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



High school diploma or Certificate of High School Equivalency (G.E.D. –demonstrated satisfactory performance in the General Educational Development Testing Program) required.

Minimum 6 months experience working as a bus/shuttle driver.

Must be 25 year of age or older.



Possession of a valid State of Florida Driver’s License with no accidents in the last 3 years.

A Commercial Driver’s License B or C with Passenger Endorsement.



Fluency in English, through both verbal and written communications; able to speak, understand, read and write.


Excellent verbal communication skills


Excellent Customer Service skills


Excellent organizational skills


Ability to interact with various levels of management in a professional manner


Ability to adapt to changing schedules and high pressure situations


Ability to interact with varied customer base (current and/or prospective) while providing high level of customer service.

Able to work a flexible schedule.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT: The physical demands and work environment described here are representatives of those that must be met and/or encountered by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; climb stair, balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.


The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

FlightSafety is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled.

Nearest Major Market: Vero Beach