Careers
Transportation Specialist

SUMMARY:  Under the general direction of the Executive Director(s).  Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to, transporting residents for group activities and/or personal appointments.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following.  Other duties may be assigned as needed.

  • Ensure the highest quality of customer service is available for our residents.
  • Provides transportation services to current American House residents for appointments in the community within a 10 mile radius.
  • Works directly with Executive Director(s) to coordinate transportation for prospective residents when needed.
  • Responsible for maintaining a schedule of resident appointment times.
  • Keeps current American House marketing materials in the bus at all times.
  • Communicates with the Executive Director/Maintenance Director any required maintenance or repair of building vehicle.
  • Maintain CDL license.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Excellent communication skills and a compassion for older adults
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and CDL license.

 

LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret facility forms, signs and product instructions.  Ability to speak clearly and interpret verbal communication.

 

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong organizational and time-management skills

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, talk, bend, stretch, pull or push and lift items. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Community: 
Jenison
Job global location: 
Western Michigan