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Transportation Driver

JWCH Institute
Los Angeles, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position Purpose:

The Transportation Driver position is located at the Women and Children’s Program in South Los Angeles.  The Driver will be responsible for the transportation of mothers and children safely to appointments as needed.  Driver will be responsible for the maintaining of transportation records; vehicle maintenance, and coordinating of daily appointments.  Driver will on occasion pick up donations and other items for the Women and Children’s program.  The Transportation Driver will uphold the JWCH mission to improve the health status and wellbeing of under-served segments of the population of Los Angeles County.    

 

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Transports women and children residing at a residential treatment program in South Los Angeles to appointments in a safe and professional manner.
  • Capable of making independent decisions for transport
  • Able to use navigation system, and make independent decision about transportation directions
  • Creates a create weekly and daily transportation schedule with Program Administrator that is understandable to staff and clients
  • Communicates daily with staff about status of transportation schedule 
  • Upholds client rules while being transported (i.e. no food in car, do not deviate)
  • Participate in weekly case conference with the Treatment Team, as needed
  • Keeps the vehicle clean, regular maintenance, and gas tank filled 
  • Follow all COVID 19 and other health and safety protocols
  • Keeps a Transportation Log Book that tracks trips destination, departure and return
  • Assists clients with establishing bus routes via Google Maps
  • Coordinate Uber Health transports
  • Pick up program items from Corporate Office or other location as indicated 
  • Distribute program marketing cards in the community during drop offs
  • Assist with program needs at the facility when not transporting
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

 

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid California Class B Driver’s license
  • Minimum 2 years professional driving experience.
  • Background Clearance
  • 5 years DMV printout of no driving violations
  • Must pass mandatory and random drug and alcohol screenings
  • Culturally competent and able to work with a diverse population
  • Healthy boundaries with clients 
  • Knowledgeable of bookkeeping for token distribution, mileage log and gas receipts
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of vehicle   
  • Knowledge of vehicle safety and maintenance
  • Knowledge of transportation equipment for physically disabled

Employee Benefits

JWCH Institute, Inc., offers competitive salaries for all positions. Employees working 30 hours per week or more are provided a monthly allowance which can be used towards medical, dental, vision, and life insurance premiums. The agency offers sick leave and vacation accrual, 11 paid holidays, jury duty pay, mileage reimbursement, employee parking, direct deposit, credit union, and an employee assistance program. In addition JWCH offers a 401(k) Profit Sharing plan to employees who work a minimum of 1,000 hours per fiscal year.


Wesley Health Centers JWCH Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer

JWCH Institute

Address

Los Angeles, CA
90013 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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