Easterseals Florida
  • Palm Bay
  • Palm Bay, FL, USA
  • $10.20
  • Hourly
  • Part Time

This is a part-time position, 15 hours per week without benefits.


Who we are:

Easterseals Florida provides services daily that make a profound, positive difference in the lives of people living with disabilities and their families.  We believe in the potential of each individual's ability to live, work, learn and play in their own communities.

 

What we're looking for:

We are currently seeking an experienced driver to transport the clients in our Palm Bay Adult Day Training program to and from their residences and the program.  The Van Driver must be a responsible, courteous and customer service focused individual.  The Van Driver must ensure the safety of their passengers at all times and adhere to all motor vehicle operation laws, policies and procedures at all times.  This is a part time position working 15 hours per week.

 

What you'll be doing:

  • Greet all passengers and assist them as necessary in boarding and exiting the vehicle. Treat all passengers with dignity and respect
  • Ensure the safety of all passengers at all times, including but not limited to, properly fastening seat belts and wheelchair tie-downs and ensuring safe arrival and entry to their destinations
  • Complete and submit daily passenger attendance/mileage logs
  • Adhere to all motor vehicle operation laws at all times, drive defensively, and safely operate the vehicle.
  • Comply with transportation policies and safety system program plan
  • Fuel the vehicle, keeping it at or above half tank
  • Conduct and document daily pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the vehicle
  • Contact transportation supervisor immediately regarding emergencies or consumer incidents/problems. Report all safety or vehicle repair needs to the Transportation Coordinator immediately
  • Assist in additional pick-ups and/or drop-offs of program participants and also in transportation for field trips, including mid-day and evening/night time field trips for other contracted customers, as assigned
  • Hours of work are scheduled from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday (15 hours per week). Some evenings and weekend hours may be required

 

What we value:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED);
  • Six months of related experience
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Because you will be driving the organization's vehicles, you must be at least 21 years old
  • Ability to meet our approved driver qualifications in order to drive our vehicles program related business
  • Availability to work flexible hours when needed

 

Easterseals Florida is proud to provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  Candidates are subject to all required background checks & drug testing procedures in accordance with the Drug Free Workplace Act.

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