Position Title:      Driver

 

This highly visible position is responsible for supporting the mission and vision of the organization by coordinating transportation needs.

The position responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Providing transportation for clients, residents, guests, or employees to various destinations
  • Driving vehicles over specified routes or to specified destinations according to time schedules, complying with traffic regulations to ensure that passengers have a smooth and safe ride
  • Coordinating daily route for each driver (i.e., directions and routes)
  • Effectively communicating and ensuring safety policies are implemented
  • Maintaining mileage log to account for all transportation requests
  • Ensuring each vehicle is monitored when not in use
  • Performing routine vehicle maintenance such as regulating tire pressure and adding gasoline, oil, and water to all company transportation vehicles
  • Regulating heating, lighting, and ventilating systems for passenger comfort
  • Reporting any major mechanical problems to Manager
  • Completing a variety of operational reports
  • Required knowledge and skills
  • Possess knowledge of the metropolitan area and have a good sense of direction
  • Respond quickly (with the hand, finger, or foot) to a signal (sound, light, picture)
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Observance of safety and security procedures

 

Required Education/Experience/Abilities

  • High School Diploma or GED required. Excellent driving record.  2+years driving and customer service experience required
  • Standing and/or siting for long periods of time is required
  • Ability to operate vehicle in all weather conditions
  • Ability to lift up to 100 pounds
  • Must work well in an environment with frequent periods of moderate noise

Certificates/Licenses Required

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • MVR