Driver Wanted: No nights, weekends, or holidays!

NAMI St. Tammany - Mandeville, LA (30+ days ago)


NAMI St. Tammany is now accepting applications for a full-time shuttle driver. This position provides transportation for the NAMI St. Tammany Peer Run Day Center and the 22nd Judicial District Court Specialty Court clients within St. Tammany Parish. All riders consist of adults living with mental illness and/or substance abuse disorders.

Ideal candidate must have a CDL with Passenger endorsement and be punctual, dependable, friendly and maintain a positive attitude when dealing with traffic, detours, and inclement weather. Shuttle driver responsibilities include operating a 20+ passenger shuttle throughout St. Tammany Parish for various appointments, including support programs, scheduled court appearances, outings, and any other transportation needs. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Maintenance of NAMI St. Tammany shuttles (checking fluids, air pressure, scheduling repairs as needed etc…)
  • Conducting safety checks and immediately notify supervisor of any violations/irregularities
  • Completing all routes on time and communicate any anticipated/actual deviations from schedule as soon as possible
  • Checking appointment book daily for assignments
  • Maintaining daily mileage log
  • Complying with company vision, policies, and procedures
  • Being available by cell phone as needed

Shuttle driver works daytime hours Monday through Friday. NAMI St. Tammany Drivers are equipped with GPS and Routing Optimization Management software in each vehicle for efficient routes. Benefits include paid time off, holidays, and health savings account.

Minimum Qualifications Include:

  • High school completion or equivalent.
  • Current CDL with Passenger Endorsement
  • General knowledge of area and/or the ability to read and understand city street maps/guides
  • Basic knowledge of vehicles to be able to check oil, water, fuel, tire pressure, etc… and replenish as needed.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 to $14.00 /hour

Experience:

  • commercial driving: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school (Preferred)

License:

  • CDL With Passenger Endorsement (Required)