I don’t have a vehicle, can I still be a driver with Revel?
Yes! At Revel, we take the stress and burden off of the driver by providing access to our fleet of 2021 Tesla Model Y’s. Once employed, Revel covers insurance, TLC/DMV requirements, toll fees and preventive maintenance. Prior to the start of your shift, vehicles will be cleaned, charged and ready to go. Pick up the vehicle at our Vehicle Depot and return it at the end of your shift. Vehicles will be thoroughly cleaned daily to maintain the highest level of cleanliness and sanitation inside and outside the vehicle.
Do I need special insurance to drive for Revel?
You are covered. Our Teslas are all registered and insured according to local regulations allowing you to drive hassle free.
I don’t know how to drive a Tesla - will there be training?
Drivers that pass our initial screening process will be invited to our facility for an onsite training session where we will conduct a vehicle overview and on-road safety training.
Where do I start my shift?
To begin, our Vehicle Depot will be located at 630 Flushing Ave in Brooklyn. Additional Vehicle Depot locations will be opening soon.
Where will I drive?
Our riders will only be able to request rides for pickup and drop-off within our defined service area, south of 135th Street in Manhattan, and parts of Brooklyn & Queens. We also provide airport pickups and drop-offs to JFK, LGA & EWR.
This service area will expand as we add vehicles to our fleet. You can view our complete service area map here.
Will I be able to take the vehicle home to use on my personal time?
Vehicles are picked up and dropped off at the Vehicle Depot at the beginning and end of each shift. When not in service, the vehicles will be inspected, cleaned and charged.
If I no longer wanted to work for Revel, will I owe any fees or have to pay a penalty?
No. Working with us is considered at-will employment and there are no penalties associated with ending your relationship with Revel.
How do I get paid?
Revel pays on a biweekly schedule, but Drivers can also access their wages on-demand.
Drivers keep 100% of earned tips - no added fees or deductions.
Will I receive benefits?
All full-time drivers have access to health care (including dental and vision) and paid time off.
Will I get to pick my own schedule?
When joining Revel, you’ll be able to select your shift preferences. We work with our driver community to create schedules that best fit driver availability and driving preferences.
What processes are being put in place to ensure protection from COVID-19?
- We have daily deep cleaning procedures which use CDC-approved disinfectants.
- Per NYC Vaccine Mandate, all drivers must be fully vaccinated in order to work with us. Applicants may request to be exempt from mandatory vaccination for religious or medical reasons, and if their request is approved, they will be subject to weekly PCR testing.
- Drivers are not required to wear masks, however, if they do not feel comfortable they may continue to wear a mask while in the vehicle.
- Drivers are required to confirm that they are not experiencing any symptoms before every shift.
- Drivers will receive paid sick leave and access to health benefits so there is no incentive for a driver to come into work if they are feeling unwell.
Are the vehicles equipped with dash cameras?
All Revel vehicles are equipped with interior and exterior dash cameras for the safety of our riders and passengers.