Driver - NEMT

Secure Transportation - Mishawaka, IN (30+ days ago)2.9


Summary Description

Drivers should be courteous and friendly and be able to deliver excellent customer service. Drivers must provide a current Driving History printout from the DMV with applying (Valid 30 days from application), must pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol screen test, pass DOJ/FBI background check, and pass physical exam. Applicants must have flexible hours for scheduling.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

Drivers are responsible for pre-inspection check on all vehicles driving; 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 with Chauffeurs endorsement (non-CDL), 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 & one (1) year experience working with the elderly. 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. Driver must be able to assist clients getting in and out of vehicle, as well as assist in transferring clients in and out of wheelchairs. Secure offers paid vacation, sick time, and holidays. 401k and health benefits are available after 60 days.

Physical Requirements

Driver must be able to pass the Physical Exam, Lift up 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.

Secure Transportation is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Driving: 5 years (Required)