Head Conductor in Washington, DC at Historic Tours of America, Inc

Date Posted: 9/9/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOIN OUR OLD TOWN TROLLEY FAMILY!

Have fun driving an Old Town Trolley and sharing the history of our region.
Entertain visitors while educating them about our historic city!

  • Competitive pay and paid training - $65,000
  • Earn 2 weeks of paid vacation time and 5 days of sick leave each year!
  • Choice of HRA or Traditional Healthcare Plan
    • Employer pays the majority of the premium for employee only coverage
  • Teladoc - 24 hr. access to doctor by phone or computer for employee and their dependents.
    • Employer pays 100%
  • 401K Plan 
  • Fun & Supportive Environment
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Established & Financially Stable Company
  • Operating tours, attractions and retail in Boston, Key West, Nashville, San Diego, St. Augustine, Savannah and Washington, DC since 1980

Start your new Career Today!

Our ideal Lead Conductor must have a passion for helping people and making their vacation experience a memorable one. A sincere love of history and the culture of our city is ideal.

 

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to participate in “Manager on Duty” functions as assigned, managing the loop and charters and dispatch the tour loop efficiently and effectively; and closing manager ensuring everything is ready for leaving at the end of the day
  • Ability to assist Operations Manager in preparing the weekly schedule of conductors
  • Must be able to drive a non-air-conditioned vehicle, on busy public streets in a safe, competent manner while entertaining guests by narrating a scripted sightseeing tour
  • Ability to learn and memorize scripted tours and routes as assigned
  • Ability to read, write and speak fluent English in order to communicate with fellow employees, the general public, law enforcement and emergency personnel
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time and tolerate a wide range of temperatures and weather conditions
  • Having a CDL is preferred

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • Must pass a DOT physical upon employment.
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License with an acceptable and verifiable driving record of at least three years.

Successful candidate must undergo a drug test and a background search