Storyteller/Narator - CDL Training Available in St. Augustine, FL at Historic Tours of America, Inc

Date Posted: 9/13/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description



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

  • Up to $2000 Hiring Bonus! *must meet attendance/eligibility requirements
  • $18.00/hr Base Pay PLUS $4.00 to 8.00/hr. in Gratuities*
  • Monthly $$$ Awards for Top Performers
  • Holiday Pay (Christmas & Thanksgiving)
  • 10% Automatic gratuity up to $100 for private chartered tours
  • Paid Two Week Vacation & paid sick leave (5 days)
  • Offers choice of two Healthcare plans, dental, vision, and other supplemental benefits.
  • FREE Teledoc - 24 hr. access to doctor by phone/computer for employee & their dependents. Employer pays 100%
  • 401K Plan
  • Fun & Supportive Environment
  • Discounts in retail stores and free admission to all company attractions (including The Old Jail, Potter’s Wax Museum, Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, and MANY More!)
  • FREE admission to all participating attractions through the Florida Attraction Association attractionShare Program, including free or discounted admission for up to three accompanying guests.  
  • 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


Job Requirements

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Tour Guides must be able to drive a non-air-conditioned vehicle, on a busy public street in a safe, competent manner while entertaining guests by narrating a scripted sightseeing tour. 
  • Must be able to board and exit the trolley and assist guests with boarding and exiting the trolley. 
  • 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.


  • 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