Van Drivers

Professional Transportation, Inc. - Portsmouth, VA1.8

Full-time
Need something to fill up your free time and earn a little extra money?

Do you enjoy the freedom of the open road? Do you need a more flexible schedule?

Would you like to have an opportunity to advance with a company? Want an exciting job for retirement? Can we count on you?

Are you safe enough? Want to take on the challenge of keeping people safe?

Could you be the driver we are looking for?

Perks of working for PTI:
Freedom to work outside of a building
No heavy lifting/long distance walking involved
Home every day (unless hours are maximized or weather prohibits travel)
Supplement retirement income
Room for advancement within the company
Medical insurance after probation period
Flexible hours – Full/Part time available, nights and weekends
Holiday Pay after probation period (must have worked)
Meet interesting people
Paid vacation time after 1 year with company
401(k) after 1 year with the company
Safety recognition, awards, and incentives
Drug free work force
On the job training
Discounted cellphone plans on contracted plans
Work out of the elements
Personal Days – 3 Unpaid Days
Independence
Company Provided Vehicles

Interested? You will need to meet the following:
Have a valid state driver’s license issued by the state of proposed employment
Must live within 30 minutes of the location for which you are applying
Have at least 5 years of verifiable driving experience
Must not have a physical impairment preventing him or her driving safely, or from performing the essential functions of the job with or without a reasonable accommodation
Must be able to read, write, and converse in English
Must be able to use a GPS/Technology System, read and understand roadmaps
Ability to lift and pull up to 15 pounds
Must be able to climb in and out of the vehicle
Must be able to bend to inspect the undercarriage of a vehicle and tires
Must be able to manually open and close all doors and hatches on the vehicle
Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening, a 3 year Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) check, background check, and driving performance test

Drivers must meet these requirements and all other requirements as determined by PTI, its customers and/or its insurance company, at all times to remain employed as a PTI driver. It is the responsibility of the employee to report any and all moving violations to his or her supervisor immediately.

What would you be doing?

Drivers are responsible for safely transporting railroad crews to their destination on time, while adhering to federal, state and local traffic laws, as well as PTI’s policies and procedures.

Essential Job Duties:
Driving vehicles in a safe manner
Provide excellent customer service
Report to work at the designated need time and location
Report any defects, mechanical problems, or missing items to your Branch Manager
Perform a vehicle inspection
Maintain strict confidentiality regarding PTI’s business secrets
Abide by all Company policies and procedures
All other duties as assigned by supervisor
Past professional driving experience are preferred but not required

  • This job description does not necessarily list all responsibilities, duties, requirements or efforts associated with the job. While this list is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job, the Company reserves the right to review and modify the functions, duties and requirements of the job or to require that additional or different tasks be performed as circumstances or business needs require.