Marine Atlantic Chauffeurs

  • Location: North Sydney
  • Deadline: November 29, 2019 at 4:00 pm

At Marine Atlantic, we do so much more than get people from point A to point B. Whether it’s reunions, long-awaited trips home, or the start of a new adventure, we bring people together. We couldn’t bring people together every day without our own dedicated employees. Our employees embody our core values; they are safety oriented team-players who exhibit integrity and commitment and always strive for excellence. Their understanding and commitment to our values make our employees an invaluable part of our organization.

Are you seeking a rewarding employment experience to work in a team environment that allows you the opportunity to earn competitive wages, develop new skills and build a career?

Marine Atlantic is currently looking for Chauffeurs to work with our Terminal Operations located in North Sydney, NS. These positions are spare and relief. Candidates can expect to work on an on-call basis.

Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Work diligently to promote a safe working environment
  • Provide a high level of customer service.
  • Transport passengers and employees to and from terminal and vessel.
  • Check passenger tickets prior to entering shuttle bus and ensure tickets are properly embarked.
  • Assist passengers with their baggage and load and prepare baggage van for delivery to vessel.
  • Record passenger baggage on manifest sheet.
  • Gather, sort and deliver mail for all locations around terminal and other local Marine Atlantic properties.
  • Keep shuttle bus clean and complete necessary pre-inspection reports.
  • Maintain the shuttle bus area and passengers exits, ensuring they are free of snow and ice.
  • Collect bills from ticket booths on a regular basis and deliver to required locations.
  • Pick up material and deliver to office staff, supervisors and other work areas.
  • Assist the Terminal Assistant in cleaning the terminal building.
  • Assist in the accomplishment of company objectives by performing other related duties as required.

What qualifications do I need to be considered for this opportunity?

  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalency.
  • Valid Nova Scotia Class 4 Driver’s License.
  • Ability to deal with the general public in a professional manner displaying excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to lift, handle and carry heavy objects up to 22.3 kg.

Asset Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of policies and government regulations concerning safety, security, Transportation of Dangerous Goods, WHMIS, etc.

Please Note: This position is designated as a safety sensitive position and issubject to the provisions of Marine Atlantic’s Drug and Alcohol Policy whichincludes, but not limited to pre-employment testing. We have a zero-tolerance policy for alcohol, cannabis, and illicit drugs. These positions are unionized and the successful candidates will become members of the United Steelworkers Union. Candidates should live within commuting distance from the terminal.

Hourly Rate: $27.078

Why work for the Marine Atlantic team?

As part of the Marine Atlantic team, you will participate in a variety of ongoing training programs and development opportunities to navigate your career and chart your course for success. We provide a positive and inclusive work culture that is dedicated to creating an environment which promotes employee growth, career development, and job satisfaction. Some benefits of working with Marine Atlantic include competitive salaries, defined benefit pension plan, comprehensive health benefit packages, and professional development opportunities. Come experience the pride of working with an organization with newly constructed and revitalized infrastructure that has positioned itself

for the future.

How do I become a part of the team?

If you meet the listed qualifications, are interested in this opportunity and exemplify our core values, please apply online before 4 pm (Atlantic Time) on 29 November 2019.

All applicants must apply online: