GEB CUSTOMER SERVICE REP - 90243636 - Portland

Date: Jan 15, 2021

Location: Portland, ME, US, 04102

Company: Amtrak

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Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

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GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:

Guaranteed Extra Board (GEB) members are expected to possess sufficient knowledge to safely, effectively and efficiently perform required duties at BRW and POR. At POR, GEB members will assume the duties of CSR and Lead Agent. These duties include LEAD duties.

 

Customer Service Representatives are responsible for providing our passengers with exceptional professional customer service by welcoming, informing, and attending to the general needs of our passengers. This position is highly visible and works in a proactive manner to deliver our passenger a positive travel experience by offering information and assistance available without always being approached first. The ability to maintain a positive, good natured attitude at all times is essential. The incumbent must be comfortable professionally interacting with passengers, speaking on a public address system, using Amtrak computer systems and continually develop a working knowledge of Amtrak policies and procedures. This position requires excellent communication skills, safe workplace habits and the ability to work as a member of a team.

 

This position will be posted at duty locations within Brunswick and Portland, station/reporting locations during the time frames indicated on the bulletins relevant to those positions being covered.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Incumbent must be skilled in processing of all types of Amtrak tickets and must have a thorough understanding of tariffs to properly price tickets. Make ticket and related reports daily and properly safeguard company funds.
  • Incumbent must be qualified with the operation of ARROW, RAILRES/STARS, Quik-Trak, SAM/SAP and ASAP Revenue Accounting Systems.
  • Responsible for the proper care and preventative maintenance of ticket printers and Quik-Trak machines.
  • Provide guidance on all aspects of passenger service to on-duty staff, to accomplish service delivery goals and be an advocate for our passengers while traveling with us.
  • Responsible for ensuring that routine custodial duties are executed daily
  • Verify cash sales taken for on-board sales and ensuring that remittances are properly completed and in compliance with Revenue Accounting Procedures.
  • Representatives must comply with the company’s uniform and grooming policy to present a positive image on behalf of Amtrak through manners, actions and personal style.

Requisition ID:50907
Posting Location(s):Maine
Job Family/Function:Customer Service 
Relocation Offered:No 
Travel Requirements:None 

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for Amtrak job opportunities.


All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is committed to a safe and drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing.   All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing.  Marijuana, notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession of marijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use.  Candidates who engage in the usage of marijuana will not be qualified for hire. We appreciate your cooperation in keeping Amtrak safe and drug-free.   

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR section 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety- sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions.   If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, he/she will not permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability (including blindness), or veteran status.

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