Coach Driver

This job is for a motivated person looking to work with minimal supervision in a beautiful working environment. You must be customer focused with the ability to communicate across a range of nationalities, ages, interests and abilities. Availability to work weekends and public holidays is essential.

Your day will start and finish in Nelson with one-hour break at Kaiteriteri.

The period of employment will be for a fixed term commencing in December and finishing at the end of April 2022.

Your duties will include:
  • Small and large passenger coach driving to and from Nelson and the Abel Tasman National Park
  • Passenger meet and greet at their accommodation
  • Providing comprehensive information for passengers
  • Assistance with luggage, kayak and freight transfers
  • Daily vehicle maintenance and cleaning

Full and comprehensive training is provided for all aspects of the position.

Minimum Requirements:
  • A clean Class 2 drivers licence with small and large passenger endorsements.
  • Valid first aid certificate or be able to obtain this qualification before employment commences.
Preferred Skills:
  • Exceptional customer service and hospitality skills.
  • The ability to manage fluctuating work loads.
  • The ability to maintain a sense of humour under pressure.
  • The desire to provide the best possible experience of the Abel Tasman National Park for your guests and fellow team members.
Applications close Friday, 3rd of December 2021 . Please send your CV and covering letter to our Operations Manager, Shay Gill, [email protected]

We are committed to providing a safe and healthy work place for employees and guests. In the interests of health and safety:

  • Successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre employment drug and alcohol test.
  • Due to the safety impacts of the current Covid-19 situation applicants may be asked about their vaccination status as part of the application process.