Providence Health & Services Driver, Patient Transportation/Assistance, Elderplace in Seattle, Washington
Providence is calling a Van and Small Bus Driver to Providence ElderPlace (Central Transportation, Full time Day Shift, M-F) in Seattle, Washington. Do you have great customer service skills and an excellent personal driving record? We will train the right candidate to be our van/bus driver for our seniors at Elderplace Seattle. Great benefits and full-time weekday shifts! You will provide transportation to participants in our popular PACE program at Elderplace. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Be responsible for van and passengers during transport, providing care in a manner which assures participant satisfaction and retention.
Operate equipment safely and in compliance with vehicle licensing regulations.
Escort participant to and from home, Center, and appointments safely, courteously, and in a caring manner; report any participant or caregiver requests for changes in drop-off or pick up locations.
Follow established schedules and makes adjustments to meet unanticipated changes; determine the safest and most efficient pick up and delivery routes after consulting with Dispatcher or Transportation Coordinator
Deliver medications and other supplies to participants.
Fill out and complete Vehicle Inspection Report each morning before leaving the center.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current Washington State Driver’s License
Current CPR and First Aid training (needed to start on Day 1- can be obtained during the preboarding process)
Ability to clearly communicate orally and in writing
Driving record free from major violations, and 5 years' experience driving with a valid drivers' license
Successful completion of defensive driving and passenger assistance training courses within 3 months of hire- we will provide the training.
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence ElderPlace is located in Seattle, WA. The PACE (Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) keeps older adults as healthy as possible in the community by providing comprehensive health care and social services including: primary and specialty medical care, a day health program, social work services, rehabilitation, housing (if necessary) and much more. The Providence ElderPlace team of health care and social service professionals and our affiliates provide comprehensive integrated care to our participants.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Transportation
Req ID: 205560