Driver

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POSITION SUMMARY:

Under the general supervision of the Shift Supervisor, a Driver has the primary responsibility for ensuring the safety and welfare of staff, residents and volunteers during transportation to and from the shelter and referral sites. The driver must ensure the Van is clean and in proper working condition at all times; determine and follow safe and efficient routes; ensure all occupants are in appropriate restraints; maintain all transportation records required by the program

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Valid New York State driver’s License

  • Previous experience driving a van with 10-15 occupants

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain a clean driving record while employed.

  • Pick up and drop off clients at scheduled referral sites.

  • Ensure attendance at destination in a time efficient manner.

  • Assisting clients in entering and disembarking vehicle as needed.

  • Navigate to and from destination using routes with minimal traffic and mileage.

  • Follow all traffic rules and regulations.

  • Assist passengers to enter and disembark vehicle as needed.

  • Ensure vehicle is in compliance with inspection and registration requirements.

  • Arrange for schedule maintenance check.

 

Annual salary is $30,000-$35,000.

 

Candidates interested in the position should submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to  [email protected] with “Driver Position” in the subject line by Friday, November 4, 2022 by 5pm.

 

Long Island News