Casual Transport Driver
Coast Mental Health
Langley, BC
11h ago

Job Classification HEU - Community subsector Hourly Rate 19.38 Grid Level 4 Hours of Work Various Job Title Casual Transport Driver Location Langley, BC V2Z 2S3 CA (Primary)

Category Casual Positions Salary Grade Status Casual Job Description

Primary Role

Operates a motor vehicle with a seating capacity of 11 to 25 (including driver), including motor vehicles modified to accommodate wheelchairs, for the purpose of transporting passengers to and from events such as programs, appointments, and outings.

Performs routine inspection and maintenance duties on vehicles and related equipment.

Reporting

This role reports to the Senior Housing Manager.

Job Duties

1. Transports passengers to various locations by operating a motor vehicle with a seating capacity of 11 to 25 (including driver), including motor vehicles modified to accommodate wheelchairs.

2. Assists passengers to get in and out of vehicle, including assisting clients in wheelchairs by operating hoists in mobility aid, lift-equipped vehicles.

Ensures that passengers and equipment are safely harnessed when vehicle is in operation.

3. Assists passengers during transportation by performing duties such as providing information, ensuring compliance with regulations, and managing problems and emergencies that arise, in accordance with established guidelines.

4. Performs routine inspection and maintenance duties on vehicles and equipment such as securing load, cleaning interior and exterior of vehicle, fueling vehicle, checking belts, lights, and tires, and maintaining fluid levels.

Recommends vehicle and equipment repairs as required.

5. Collects fares, issues receipts, and balances cash.

6. Completes and maintains related records and documentation such as log books and statistics.

7. Performs administrative support duties such as answering telephones, booking client trips, altering schedules, and arranging times for picking up and dropping off clients.

8. Performs other related duties as assigned

  • Grade 12
  • Class IV BC Driver’s License and clear abstract
  • Recent, related experience of two years
  • Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • Or other Qualifications determined to be reasonable and relevant to the level of work
  • Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to work with clients living with mental illness
  • Ability to deal with others effectively
  • Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position
  • Ability to operate related equipment
  • Ability to organize work
  • Knowledge of basic vehicle maintenance
  • Driving knowledge of applicable area
  • Why Coast

  • We believe in the person, not the disease
  • We operate client-centered care under the principles of psychosocial rehabilitation
  • There is a variety of work within a particular position and within the organization
  • We strive to be the best that we can be
  • We hold Exemplary Status accreditation through Accreditation Canada
  • We have won numerous awards for our innovative programming
  • We care about our employees, and believe in living our values and culture throughout the organization
  • Coast Mental Health is committed to creating a culture of diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion or disability.

    Report this job
    checkmark

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form