Become a Driver

Become a driver today and get all the benefits of driving with St. Louis’ premier transportation company. As a self-employed, independent contractor, you choose your own flexible hours. Select the neighborhoods and areas with which you are most familiar and service those.

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As a St. Louis County & Yellow Cab driver you will have access to the largest customer base in St. Louis as well as having the option to build your own. Being a taxi cab driver is a dynamic and interesting job where you will meet and interact with all kinds of people while earning money. It allows you to be flexible and work whenever you want for as long as you want. Whether you plan to work full-time or just one day a week, it’s up to you. You manage your own schedule. Experience is not obligatory to get started. The ideal candidate for our transportation team is friendly, hardworking and self-motivated with good communication skills and a desire to work flexible hours.

Create your own loyal clients while still receiving dispatch calls. You’ll have the independence to expand your own business with our support along the way.

We welcome your application and invite you to be your own boss. Our drivers must meet the following criteria and must be interested in partnering with the most experienced cab service company in St. Louis.

Join our team and be associated with the most progressive and innovative taxi company in town!

St. Louis County & Yellow Cab Taxi Driver

Become a driver and be part of one of the most advanced taxi companies in St. Louis.

These are our guidelines if you want to apply:

  • Class E or CDL Driver’s License.
  • General knowledge of the St. Louis area.
  • At least 23 years of age
  • Clean Police record. Without DUI or DWI punishments and penalties.
  • Good communication skills (patient, courteous, friendly).
  • Appropriate dressing and clean appearance are mandatory.
  • Good driving record.
  • Ability to obtain Metropolitan Taxicab Commission license.

New Driver Incentive Program

 

Week 1:

  • New driver rides with mentor on Day 1.
  • Provided all necessary paperwork is completed, new driver drives taxi with mentor accompanying new driver on Day 2.
  • New driver begins work as an independent contractor taxi driver representing St. Louis County & Yellow Cab Company on Day 3.
  • Driver pays $0 of weekly lease fee.

Week 2:

  • Driver pays ½ of weekly lease fee: $271.50.

Month 3:

  • After 3 months of continuous service**, new driver will receive a credit of $500.*

Month 6:

  • After 6 months of continuous service**, new driver will receive a credit of $500.*

Year 1:

  • After 1 full year of continuous service**, new driver will receive a credit of $500.*

 

*To remain eligible for incentive credits, driver must not have been suspended for non-payment of lease/dues AND must be in good standing at time incentive credit is due.

**Lease drivers may take a maximum of 1 week off during the first 6 months of service and a maximum of 2 weeks off during the first year of service to remain eligible for subsequent incentive credits.

 

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