Driver

 Position Function:

To safely schedule and transport Senior Citizens and disabled adults for the East County Senior Center.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the safety and comfort of all passengers transported by the center in a friendly and professional manner.
  • Familiarize self with the vehicle, daily maintenance checks and report any repairs needed.
  • Schedule vehicle for maintenance work as needed and for when schedule allows.
  • Develop and provide updated schedules on a regular basis.
  • Keep the vehicle clean on the inside and outside to ensure safety and a professional appearance.
  • Make sure cell phone is readily charged and working properly.
  • Keep a daily maintenance log of mileage driven, and expenses incurred. Turn receipts and any paperwork into Program Coordinator.
  • Maintain good communication with Senior Center staff as issues and questions arise.
  • Abide by all safety regulations, laws and ordinances while driving for East County Senior Center.
  • Report all accidents, including personal injury of self and/or passenger, to the Director, regardless of whether there is apparent damage and/or injury.
  • Report any traffic citations, accidents, and/or conviction or change in driver’s license status, whether incurred during or outside of work for ECSC.
  • No tips can be accepted, although riders can donate to the center.

Requirements:

  • Must pass drug pre-employment drug screening.
  • Must have a working cell phone.
  • Ability to work with Excel spreadsheets.
  • Have an eye test on file with the Senior Center updated at least every 3 years.
  • Consent to annual motor vehicle record, medical examination and criminal history checks.
  • Consent to random urinalysis tests when requested.
  • Agree to and sign Accident Policy.

 Hours of work: Varies according to center and/or participant schedule. In general, the position is 15 to 30 hours a week with some weekend and evening driving for trips and special events.

 Supervision: Program Coordinator

Send Resume to info@eastcountyeniorcenter.org