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Driver, USAFA Passenger Van

at Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

Posted: 7/17/2019
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: 101f45d8-d8c1-4670-8ebe-7ef8401f61c2
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Job Description

HOURS:   Shift: Split shift  Hours: 5:30 AM-7:30 AM  and 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

OBJECTIVE:
To transport employees and clients from home to work and from work to Bus Stop the afternoon run will have some wait time due to employees needs on transportation, sometimes waiting times will be longer than expected.

REQUIREMENTS
Experience working with those who may have Dementia, Alzheimer’s and/or the elderly is plus; must be willing to be certified in CPR and First Aid. A valid Colorado driver’s license without a history of violations with a two-year safe driving record is also required. For insurance purposes, this person is required to be between the ages of 25 and 70. This person must be experienced in driving passenger vans that hold up to 15 people.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS/PREFERENCES
High School diploma or GED preferred.
Must be reliable; this position is currently a part-time position at 22.5 to 29 hours per week (5:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. and from 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. M-F).
It is preferred that the incumbent have excellent communication skills and demonstrate the ability to interact with various types of internal and external customers with the ability to relate effectively to people with aging-related disabilities. Goodwill USAFA Van Driver must maintain a professional attitude, appropriate hygiene, dress and grooming and be punctual and dependable. Incumbent must be able to perform heavy lifting and sitting for prolonged periods. Must provide guidance for all employees riding van.
Occasional overtime may be required and must be able to work 5 holidays per year with flexible shifts. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS {Essential Functions}

Transportation
The Goodwill USAFA Van Driver must exhibit sound judgment when speaking with and assisting the clients. The incumbent will pick up and drop off clients from their home and deliver them to USAFA in a safe and timely matter, in the afternoon Hours Driver will pick up employees From USAFA Dormitories and deliver them to City Bus stop located at Voyager Parkway.
The USAFA Van Driver must be able to followed route according to daily pick up schedules, adjusting for the safest and most efficient course to deliver and Pick up clients to The USAFA Dormitories and back to bus stop. The Goodwill USAFA Van Driver must be able to read and understand maps and use a GPS (Global Positioning System) and follow all rules and regulations driving in the state of Colorado. Also The Goodwill USAFA Van Driver is responsible to take the van to Regular maintenance checkups that vehicle requires to Discover Goodwill Maintenance Shop Located in Old Colorado City
Van Maintenance and Safety
The Goodwill USAFA Van Driver is responsible for the cleanliness of the vehicle’s interior and exterior, ensure the vehicle’s tank is maintained at least half full at all times, check and add oil and coolant as needed and remove any trash at the conclusion of each day’s use. The incumbent must complete all Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado driver, safety, and first aid trainings deemed necessary by the department. The Goodwill USAFA Van driver must be prepared to administer first aid techniques and follow Discover Goodwill protocols for any scenarios that may take place while driving clients.
Tracking and Reporting
The Goodwill USAFA Van Driver will conduct, document and maintain all paperwork involved in transporting clients and complete the vehicle inspection sheet of the vehicle prior to operating and report any vehicle deficiencies or mishaps to Base wide Site Manager. The incumbent will maintain a good working knowledge of vehicle accident reporting.
Relationship Management
The Goodwill USAFA Van Driver will communicate effectively with employees, co-workers and staff personnel. The incumbent will communicate concerns and behaviors of clients to Basewide Site Manager while maintaining confidentiality. In addition, this position will engage and maintain conversations/interactions/ responses with clients that are encouraging and respectful. The incumbent will also perform all other duties as assigned or directed by Basewide Site Manager. 

 

Physical Requirements

This information is required to ensure compliance with various workplace regulations. Please identify each physical activity

required in the performance of this position and mark the relative column below. 

 

Continuously

Frequently

Occasionally

Never

 

5-8 hours

3-4 hours

1-2 hours

0

LIFTING: (as defined by ADA)

 

 

 

 

   Heavy:       45 lbs & over

 

 

X

 

    Moderate:   15-44 lbs

 

 

X

 

   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

 

X

 

CARRYING:

 

 

 

 

   Heavy:       45 lbs & over

 

 

 

X

    Moderate:   15-44 lbs

 

X

 

 

   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

X

 

 

PUSHING/PULLING

 

 

 

 

REACHING:

 

 

 

 

   Above Shoulder

 

 

X

 

   At Shoulder

 

 

X

 

   Below Shoulder

 

 

X

 

TWISTING

 

X

 

 

BENDING

 

 

X

 

KNEELING/CRAWLING

 

 

 

X

SQUAT

 

X

 

 

CLIMBING - use of legs only (stairs)

 

 

X

 

CLIMBING - use of arms & legs (ladders)

 

 

 

X

HEARING

 

X

 

 

VISION:

 

 

 

 

   Visual – close

 

X

 

 

   Visual – distant

 

X

X

 

   Visual - depth perception

 

X

 

 

HANDS/FINGERS:

 

 

 

 

   Simple grasping

 

X

 

 

   Fine Manipulation

 

 

 

 

   Repetitive Movements

 

X

 

 

WALKING

 

 

X

 

STANDING

 

 

X

 

SITTING

 

X

 

 

SPEAKING

 

X

 

 

OTHER - Please describe:

 

 

 

 

 

Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to employing qualified individuals including those with disabilities and/or protected veterans without regards to discrimination. 

To promote a Safe & Drug-free Workplace, a pre-employment screening may be conducted. Candidates may be disqualified for criminal history regarding drug use or sale, financial fraud, identity theft, abuse, violence, and/or theft.

Discover Goodwill participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS: 888-897-7781 or www.dhs.gov/E-Verify

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