Driver

New York,
NY
10019
Driver
Full Time, Live Out
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Job ID: 16263859
Recruiter: ashley

Seeking a skilled and reliable Personal Driver to provide transportation services to individual in Hells Kitchen, who attends Columbia University. As his personal driver, you will play a crucial role in ensuring his safe, efficient, and comfortable travel to various destinations in and around New York City.  Client is away for the summer (June to mid-August), so driver would have summers off. This time would be unpaid. 

Responsibilities:

  • Transportation: Safely and courteously transport the UHNW individual to and from various locations, including but not limited to Columbia University, social events, appointments, errands, and recreational activities.

  • Route Planning: Plan and optimize routes to ensure timely arrivals, taking into consideration traffic conditions, road closures, and other relevant factors.

  • Vehicle Maintenance: Maintain the cleanliness and upkeep of the vehicle, including regular refueling, cleaning, and minor maintenance tasks. Report any major vehicle issues promptly. He could lease a vehicle, but would prefer the Driver to use their own vehicle to start. 

  • City Knowledge: Possess extensive knowledge of New York City streets, neighborhoods, landmarks, and traffic patterns. Keep up-to-date with local events, restaurants, cultural happenings, and other points of interest.

  • Adaptability: Be flexible and adaptable to changes in the UHNW individual's schedule and preferences. Willingness to work on weekends, evenings, and occasional overtime as required.

  • Professionalism: Demonstrate the highest level of professionalism, discretion, and confidentiality at all times, maintaining a positive and respectful attitude towards the UHNW individual and any guests.

  • Communication: Maintain clear and open communication with the UHNW individual to ensure a seamless transportation experience. Keep track of appointments, appointments, and any last-minute changes.

  • Safety: Prioritize safety at all times, adhering to traffic laws and driving responsibly. Be prepared to handle emergency situations calmly and effectively.

Qualifications:

  • Valid Driver's License: Possess a valid and clean driver's license with a demonstrated safe driving record.

  • Experience: Previous experience as a personal driver for high-profile individuals, executives, or UHNW clients is highly desirable.

  • Familiarity with New York City: In-depth knowledge of New York City streets, neighborhoods, and traffic patterns is essential.

  • Reliability: Punctuality, dependability, and a strong work ethic are crucial for this role.

  • Professionalism: Exhibit a high level of professionalism, integrity, and discretion.

  • Customer Service: Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to provide a high standard of customer service.

  • Flexibility: Willingness to work variable hours, including evenings and weekends, based on the UHNW individual's schedule.

  • Vehicle: Preferred access to a well-maintained and presentable vehicle for transportation duties. Mileage and gas reimbursement will be provided.

Benefits:

  • $6,000/month
  • Mileage and gas reimbursement for vehicle use.

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