Transdev Ticket Agent (TOD) in Astoria, New York

Overview:

Transdev, formerly Veolia Transportation, is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of passenger transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit, shuttle, sedan and taxi services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe and sustainable mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and combat global warming.

To sell tickets to passengers exiting the terminals. Facilitate the passengers onto the correct bus to their destinations. Agents will be stationed at LGA, JFK, airports or Grand Central Terminal in the city.

Responsibilities:

  • Meet and greet the customers in a professional and friendly manner.

  • Inquire of each customer his or her destination and inform the customer of the rate and the approximate wait time.

  • Sell a ticket to each passenger and issue the correct change, and the ticket and a receipt.

  • Organize the passengers into lines based upon their destination.

  • Announce the arrival of the bus and take headcounts of the passengers based upon the number of open seats on the bus.

  • Other duties as required.

OPEN HOUSE EVERY WEDNESDAY 9AM-12PM

45-02 DITMARS BLVD

ASORIA, NY 11105

ENTRANCE ON 46 STREET

Qualifications:

Education, Licensing, and Certifications Required :

  • High School diploma or GED Equivalent.

Experience :

  • 1 or more years of customer service or sales experience.

Skills and Knowledge Required:

  • Ability to make change and handle large amounts of cash. Ability to handle a fast paced environment.

Skills and Knowledge Preferred:

  • Prior experience working outdoors

Pre-Employment Requirements:

  • Drug testing and background check

Physical Requirements:

  • An ability to stand for 8-10 hours

  • An ability to work and handle outdoor elements, i.e... rain, snow, extreme heat.

We are a 24/7 operation, that works weekend and Holidays.

For more information please visit our website at www.transdevna.com/careers

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.

Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

EEO is the Law Poster: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm

Drug free workplace

If based in the United States, applicants must be eligible to work in US without restrictions for any employer at any time; be able to pass a drug screen and background check

Requisition ID 2017-6077

Job Locations US - NY - Astoria

Posted Date 2/16/2017

Position Category Other

Internal Code #TOD

Internal Reference TOD

Internal Code 3 Ind2

Company/Division Golden Touch Transportation