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TAXI 131 008 PORT DOUGLAS - 24 Hour Service - Everyday                                                 
New and Experienced Taxi, Limousine or Bus Drivers Wanted...
Why not be your own boss and generally work the hours you want.

Find out below how to apply and be driving Taxis with us in a matter of Days.

Earn Extra Income Now by Driving Taxis - You may want to drive full time or 
just do the odd casual shift each week, the choice is yours.
Driving Taxis will provide a stable, rewarding and successful career. 
Drivers will enter into an agreement with the taxi owner (known as the bailor) whereby the driver (known as the bailee) hires the taxi from the taxi owner and pays a fee for the hire of the taxi which is calculated on an industry approved percentage of the total shift takings. 

The bailor owner pays all fuel costs along with all other vehicle operating and procedural expenses. 
The Bailee drivers enjoy the benefits of independence and flexibility in working hours.  

To drive for 131 008 Port Douglas , you will need to obtain a Driver Authorisation which is issued by Queensland Transport & Main Roads. 

All existing drivers with 131 008 Port Douglas are long term bailee drivers and have each been working within the local area for many years as bailee drivers, this long term affiliation with our drivers is testament alone to the comfortable stable rewards taxi driving provides.


Driving Taxis will provide a stable, rewarding and successful career. 
Drivers will enter into an agreement with the taxi owner (known as the bailor) whereby the driver (known as the bailee) hires the taxi from the taxi owner and pays a fee for the hire of the taxi which is calculated on an industry approved percentage of the total shift takings. 
To Apply You Will Need: 
•  to successfully complete a 1day Taxi Driver Training Course
•  a current drivers licence, held for at least the last three years 
•  and also the last twelve (12) months an Australian license  
•  at least 20 years of age and be in good health  
•  successfully complete a Qld Taxi Driver English Assessment 
•  to have an acceptable driving and criminal history  

At 131 008 Port Douglas Taxis we are flexible to suit your needs providing you are a suitable and approved DTMR applicant.

All new applicants should apply for a Driver Information Kit from 131 008 Port Douglas. This Information Kit contains the forms you require as well as a simple step by step guide to becoming a taxi driver.

Upon successful completion of a locally run, fully accredited 1 day Taxi Drivers course - All applicants must then submit the appropriate forms to the Qld Department of Transport and Main Roads (DTMR) and await receipt of their Taxi Driver Accreditation documents. 

Once driver accreditation is received from DTMR, which usually takes approx 2 - 4 weeks depending on the return of the inter state police criminal checks, drivers will the commence 131 008 Port Douglas's in house on the job training and vehicle familiarisation.

10 Reasons to become a 131 008 Port Douglas Taxi Driver...

1. Experience the beautiful Port Douglas & surrounding areas
2. Drive Flexible shifts
3. Drive for yourself
4. Get paid daily
5. Meet interesting people everyday
6. Drive modern multi hire taxi vehicles
7. Every day is different
8. Be in high tourist demand
9. The only taxi company at Port Douglas
10. Fast transition and training ready for the road – you’ll be driving in no time

Driver Security.

Security Cameras In Taxis
 
Passengers are reminded that security cameras are fitted to all 131 008 Port Douglas Taxis. Queensland Police have commended the use of security cameras in taxis. Ensuring the rights of passengers and taxi drivers to privacy is paramount. The purpose of the cameras is to record incidents or assaults in taxis for investigative purposes. Images of everyday passenger trips are not viewed or retained by any person. The Government has prepared strict controls and policies for the operation of the security cameras in conjunction with the Privacy Commissioner of Queensland to ensure that:
 
Access to recorded images is restricted to authorised people who may exercise this access in response to a Queensland  Police request to obtain the recorded camera images individuals' rights to privacy are protected at all times.