Driver

Position Title:             Driver

Purpose:

  • A Safe Haven is seeking a Driver to transport clients in a comfortable, safe and timely manner. The driver and all passengers are required to properly wear the appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Provide transportation for clients to and from scheduled medical visits and related locations/activities
  • Ensure the assigned vehicle is cleaned and sanitized after every assigned trip is completed
  • Provide transportation for employees to various destinations
  • Drive 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
  • Coordinate daily route for each driver (i.e., directions and routes)
  • Pick-up food supply for the kitchen and food pantry
  • Unload and load of food and other supplies
  • Advise passengers to be seated and orderly while on vehicles
  • Maintain mileage log to account for all transportation requests
  • Ensure each vehicle is monitored when not in use
  • Perform routine vehicle maintenance such as regulating tire pressure and adding gasoline, oil, and water to all company transportation vehicles
  • Regulate heating, lighting, and ventilating systems for passenger comfort
  • Complete accident reports within the required tine frame
  • Observe safety and security procedures
  • Must have the ability to see clearly at 20 inches or less, and 20 feet or more
  • Ability to operate vehicle in all weather conditions
  • Ability to lift/maneuver up to 100 pounds

Education/Experience

  • High School Diploma required. 2+ years’ professional driving experience is also required.
  • Certificates/Licenses Required
  • Valid Regular Driver’s License
  • Excellent Driving Records /Must provide current MVR

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 – $19.00 per hour

 

COVID-19 considerations:

Drivers a required to wear the appropriate PPE provided by the organization at all time.

 

If interested, please fill out the application form on our Careers page.

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A Safe Haven Foundation
Attn: Development
2750 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608