Columbia River Land Excursions Tour Captain

Job description

NorthWest Navigator Luxury Coaches, LLC is looking for outstanding drivers to captain our luxury motorcoaches in partnership with a cruise line.


  • We are open to adaptable work scheduling!
  • The season begins about the end of February, providing land excursion tours for cruise boat passengers along the Columbia River, between the mouth of the Columbia River at Astoria and terminating near Spokane, Washington.
  • Season ends about the end of November.

The HIGHEST paid motorcoach wages in Oregon plus gratuities and Paid Overtime!



  • Valid Class B or higher CDL with passenger endorsement
  • Current DOT Medical Card
  • Customer service oriented
  • Clean driving record
  • Physically fit and able to lift luggage up to 75 pounds, maneuver up and down staircases and narrow passenger aisles, repeatedly bend, kneel and remain stationary (sitting) for extended periods
  • 2 years of experience driving large commercial vehicles
  • Pass pre-employment, post-offer criminal background check
  • Pass pre-employment, post-offer drug screen, including for marijuana (random as required)
  • Strong professional attitude
  • Clean and tidy (non-smoker preferred)
  • Comply with all Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and company rules and regulations
  • Team player, able to work effectively and in conjunction with cruise line employees and our team of Motorcoach Operators
  • Excellent knowledge of the Pacific Northwest driving routes
  • Very careful with equipment and patient with clients

Benefits will include:

  • Great wages, gratuities and Paid Overtime
  • Cell phone allowance
  • Tailored uniforms
  • PTO — Paid vacation/accident-free bonus of $500
  • Paid per diems
  • Nice hotels for out of town days all paid for*
  • We supply uniforms
  • Paid training in New Orleans and Oregon
  • Multi-year contract
  • Drive 2019 and newer top-of-the-line Motorcoaches

*Per diems are paid when staying in a hotel- depending where you live; this may not be every night.