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Taxi Drivers

Also called: Cab Driver, Taxi Cab Driver, Taxi Driver

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What they do:
Drive a motor vehicle to transport passengers on an unplanned basis and charge a fare, usually based on a meter.
On the job, you would:
  • Collect fares or vouchers from passengers and make change or issue receipts as necessary.
  • Communicate with dispatchers by radio, telephone, or computer to exchange information and receive requests for passenger service.
  • Complete accident reports when necessary.

Knowledge

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Skills

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Abilities

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Personality

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Technology

You might use software like this on the job:

Mobile location based services software
  • Digital Dispatch
  • Easy Dispatch
Data base user interface and query software
  • Actsoft Comet
  • Penchant Software dispatchOffice
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot Technology

Education

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Job Outlook

Bright Outlook
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
Salary
$31,340
$19,320
$49,500
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