Lead Shuttle Driver - FULL-TIME - Graceland
Become a part of the exciting growth at Graceland!
Since opening to the public in 1982, Elvis Presley's Graceland has hosted over 20 million visitors from every state in the union and nearly every country of the world. Graceland welcomes over 500,000 visitors each year, is one of the five most visited home tours in the United States, and is the most famous home in America after The White House.
In 1991, Graceland was placed on the National Register of Historic Places. In 2006, it was designated a National Historic Landmark.
Graceland visitors come from all walks of life, all ages, all musical tastes, all income levels, all educational backgrounds, and all parts of the world.
Our employees are ambassadors to Memphis and work hard to ensure all of our guests are treated with the same southern hospitality that Elvis Presley was known for.
This is a full-time position located at Graceland with variable flexible days and hours to include days, evenings, weekend, holidays, and overtime as required; benefits will be offered after successful completion of a sixty (60) day introductory period. Rate of pay for this position $15.50 per hour.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the supervision of the Shuttles Manager:
Drive shuttles to and from the mansion while giving spiels to guests.
Inform guests of Graceland policies as they pertain to video cameras, etc.
Assist Shuttle Drivers and Guests with daily needs.
Load and secure guests in wheelchairs on shuttle ramp safely.
Report and shuttle which may need repair to appropriate person.
Load passengers to correct capacity.
Other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES: Ability to cope with extremely heavy workload; ability to do work in often hectic environments; excellent communication and interpersonal skills both in person and on the telephone are essential; ability to prioritize and work with minimum supervision; excellent attention to detail; ability to perceive and deal with sensitive issues and maintain confidentiality; ability to deal successfully with a wide range of people; ability to work under pressure of deadlines and competing needs.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to stoop and reach; ability to sit for long periods of time; ability to climb stairs/ A good clear speaking voice is essential; must have 20/20 or near 20/20 vision with or without corrective lenses; must be able to ascend and descend shuttle without ramp and the ability to hold and lock down wheelchair.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Work in a no smoking area; uniform is required; a valid Class “C” with a “P” endorsement drivers’ license or equivalent is required; must be twenty-one (21) years of age; a good driving record is required.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: Work flexible hours, evening, holiday, and overtime as required; must be able to use a handheld radio; must be able to pass a physical and drug test according to DOT.
APPLICATION PROCESS: Please apply online through the company website at www.graceland.com/careers . Must be able to pass a background check and pre-employment drug test. We are an equal opportunity employer. This position will remain open until filled.
- Pay Type Hourly
- 3734 Elvis Presley Blvd, Memphis, TN 38116, USA