CDL (Class A) Shuttle Driver

Washington, DC
Jul 10, 2019
Jul 26, 2019
Full Time
About the Organization:

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts ("The Kennedy Center") is a world premier performing arts organization and our nation's cultural center. Diversity is a critical component of our mission, vision, and values. Our staff exhibits a wide variety of perspectives and experiences which enable us to foster and strengthen an environment of diversity and inclusion.

Mission Statement: As the nation's performing arts center, and a living memorial to President John F. Kennedy, we are a leader for the arts across America and around the world, reaching and connecting with artists, inspiring and educating communities. We welcome all to create, experience, learn about, and engage with the arts.

The Kennedy Center, which opened on September 8, 1971, is located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C. The Center continues its efforts to fulfill President Kennedy's vision by producing and presenting an unmatched variety of theater and musicals, dance and ballet, orchestral, chamber, jazz, popular, world, and folk music, and multimedia performances for all ages.

Job Description:

Seeking dependable part time shuttle driver to transport Kennedy Center employees, visitors and patrons to and from the Metro stop at Foggy Bottom on 23rd Street, NW to and from the John F Kennedy Center at 2700 F Street, NW.

Key Qualifications:
  • CDL is required with Passenger Endorsement to drive the 20-passenger vehicles.
  • Knowledge of operating paratransit attachments is required.
  • Flexible hours mostly in the evening during the week and during the daytime/evening on weekends. Average number of hours would be between 15 and 20 hours per week. Most scheduling needs are dependent and driven by the Kennedy Center's performance schedule.
  • On the rare occasion, special transportation needs arise at the Center so a good knowledge of the District of Columbia and its immediate suburbs are required.
  • Current clean driving record should be provided.
  • Must enjoy working with the general public as the job requires constant interaction with people.
  • Uniforms provided

Compensation: $17.50/hour