Transportation Driver

Posted: October 13, 2017

Region: Newfoundland & Labrador

Application deadline: June 30, 2018

The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, is seeking a Transportation Driver for the Community Health department.  Reporting to the Community Health Transportation Coordinator this position will provide transportation rides to and from appointments and other activities to the frail elderly and /or ambulatory adults with physical disabilities
 

Key Responsibilities

  • Performs the safe pick up, transportation and return home of clients.
  • Assists client and their mobility equipment to and from the vehicle
  • Maintains and submits accurate records to coordinator
  • Understands and follows policies and procedures as per Community Health requirements
  • Completes required Orientation and Training

Qualifications

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of 2 years driving experience with a valid driver’s license
  • Minimum of $1,000,000 liability insurance (if using personal vehicle)
  • Satisfactory Driver’s Abstract
  • Satisfactory Police Record Check including Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Standard First Aid Certificate (Training provided)

Abilities and Skills

  • Understanding and adherence to the CRC principles and values.
  • Strong Customer service skills
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Excellent driving skills
  • Tact and the ability to maintain client confidentiality
  • Physically able to assist clients with physical limitations and/or mobility devices
Assets (not required, not assessed, but desired)
  • Previous experience working with seniors would be a benefit

 
This position requires a successful Canadian Police Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Check. 

Working Conditions

  • 4 or more hours per week depending on availability
  • The majority of the work is performed outside of an office setting.
Apply now to join our local Red Cross team and become a part of the world’s largest humanitarian organization, and one of our 13 million volunteer across the world.
 
The Canadian Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer.



 

Interested parties may submit their application & resume, no later than June 30, 2018 to.

The Canadian Red Cross Society
E-mail:  atlanticvolunteer@redcross.ca


While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. 

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