Trolley Driver / Tour Guide- Key West in Key West, FL at Historic Tours of America, Inc

Date Posted: 1/17/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

JOIN OUR HISTORIC TOURS OF AMERICA FAMILY!

Have fun driving the Old Town Trolley and the Conch Tour Train while sharing the history of our region.
Entertain visitors while educating them about historic Key West!

Position Purpose

This position must have a good sense of fun, a desire to entertain and excellent driving skills as they drive a trolley on busy public streets while narrating a sightseeing tour multiple times a work shift and drive a Conch Tour Train when needed. Tour Conductors bring to life the history of America and all the positive things it represents. Our ideal Tour Conductors 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.

Employee Benefits

  • Competitive pay and paid training
  • All FT Employees are eligible for 2 weeks of paid vacation time as well as company sponsored health and wellness plans
  • All FT, PT and Seasonal employees are eligible for:
    • Paid sick time
    • 401K plan with company matching*
    • Flexible schedules, including a combination of weekdays and weekends are available
    • Fun, upbeat work environment with various award and recognition celebrations throughout the year
    • Teladoc - 24 hr. access to doctor by phone or computer for employee and their dependents.   Employer pays 100%
    • Discounts in retail stores and free admission to all company attractions

Operating tours, attractions and retail in Boston, Key West, Nashville, San Diego, St. Augustine, Savannah and Washington, DC since 1980! 

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*Eligibility requirements may apply

 

 

 

 

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.

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

 

 

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