Summary Description: Drivers should be courteous and friendly and be able to deliver excellent customer service. Drivers must provide a current H6 DMV printout when applying (Valid 30 days from application), must pass a pre-employment drug screen test, pass DOJ/FBI background check, pass physical exam, as well as pass DL51 (DOT Medical). Applicants available work hours must be flexible, full time status.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities: Drivers are responsible for pre-inspection check on all vehicles driving; assisting clients with a “through the door” service; making sure all wheelchairs or any other devices are tied down properly; drive clients to and from destinations in a safe manner; must be able to communicate with clients, dispatchers, and supervisors regarding concerns and/or issues.
Education & Training: High school graduate or GED equivalent is preferred but not required. Valid driver’s license, Class C or commercial driver’s license Class A or B with passenger endorsement. Valid CPR/First Aid card is preferred but not required.
Knowledge and Experience: Experienced driving corporate clients and paratransit vehicles are a plus. Must have a driver’s license for at least five (5) years. No more than one (1) moving violation or one (1) at fault accident in the last three (3) years. Applicants must be familiar with using cellular phones, and navigating around areas using a GPS.
Core Competencies: Ideal candidates should be self-motivated and responsible, have good communication skills, positive attitude and willing to go the extra mile.
Working Conditions: Drivers must be able to work in a fast pace environment. Must be able to assist clients getting in and out of the vehicle, as well as assist in transferring clients in and out of wheelchairs.
Physical Requirements: Driver must be able to past the physical. Lift to 100 LBS, push and pull up to 200 LBS, bend from the waist, pivot from waist, be able to move from a standing position to kneeling position back to standing. Driver must be able to pass the DL51 (DOT Medical).
Secure Transportation is an affirmative action and EEO employer.
Job Type: Full-time