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Active Day Driver - Adult Day Center in Lowell, Massachusetts

Active Day of Lowell, Massachusetts is growing and we have several Entry-Level transportation opportunities for

Drivers – Adult Day Center / Shuttle Driver Special Needs

This is an incredibly satisfying job. You do not need to be a professional Driver, you DO need to have passion, dedication and a desire to help seniors and adults with disabilities. You need to be motivated by the fact that you make a tremendous difference in the lives of others every single day!

As an Adult Day Care Driver Special Needs / Bus Driver Special Needs you set the tone for our members' day whether it's picking them up first thing in the morning, going on outings during the day and taking them home at the end of a fun and ACTIVE Day! Our Drivers are CAREGIVERS WHO DRIVE. Our Adult Day Care Driver Special Needs / Bus Driver Special Needs always have a smile on their faces and are dependable and supportive team members. This is not a "that's not in my job description" kind of job. Our Transportation team has fun and makes a difference at the same time! By the way, this is a great job for retirees

Our Drivers – Adult Day Center / Shuttle Drivers, Special Needs have responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Assisting members with on- and off-boarding and with any special needs during transport.

  • Ensuring the company vehicle is “member-ready” at all times: sparkling clean and free from obstacles as well as in good working condition, reporting any issues promptly. You want to make sure the vehicle carrying precious cargo is in perfect running order.

  • Ensuring all members are in their seats safely and securely: seat belts are fastened and if in a wheelchair, they are securely fastened.

  • Ensuring our members HAVE FUN when they are with you!

Our Drivers – Adult Day Center / Shuttle Drivers, Special Needs must meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum of 21 years of age.

  • Valid driver’s license and state/vehicle-specific driver credentials.

  • This is a physical job, after all we are ACTIVE Day! As a result you will need to be able to:

  • Push, pull, bend, squat, turn, pivot, transfer and lift at least 50 pounds

  • Repeatedly exit and enter the vehicle to assist members with on- and off-boarding.

  • Able to work a flexible schedule.

  • Prior experience working with seniors and/or adults with special needs preferred.

  • Able to pass required physical exams including Department of Transportation (DOT) physical.

  • Successful results of background check, motor vehicle report, drug testing and any other state-specific requirements.

As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to participate in benefits programs, including:

  • Paid Time Off (“PTO”)

  • Medical/Vision

  • Dental

  • 401(k)

  • And the pleasure of working in a FUN environment with GREAT people!

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External Company URL: https://www.activeday.com/

Street: 345 Chelmsford Street

Post End Date: 6/30/2021

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