Good Samaritan Society Driver in Newell, Iowa
Location: Good Samaritan Society Newell
Address: 415 W Hwy 7, Newell, IA 50568-0395 USA
Employment Type: Part-Time
Join our not-for-profit organization that has provided nearly 100 years of housing and services to seniors with a commitment to quality care and service.
This position is responsible for driving the location vehicle to transport residents, according to location standards and procedures.
Drives location's vehicle in a safe and courteous manner. Plans most efficient and effective route prior to transportation of residents to and from destination. Follows all state, local and GSS safety rules; ensures all seat belts are fastened prior to moving vehicle. Assists residents in and out of the vehicle. Maintains accurate, up to date records. Complete accurate and timely reports; to include incidents of any kind and shares report with designated staff. Performs daily and preventive maintenance on vehicles; including keeping vehicle filled with gas and checking oil. Documents all completed work and tests performed. Completes interior and exterior cleaning of vehicle as identified in policy, and more often if needed. May assist with activities.
Prior experience with frail elderly and driving a vehicle; paid or volunteer experience or leading group activities helpful. Must have a valid driver's license, and a favorable Motor Vehicle Report. Must be at least 18 years of age; 21 years of age to operate a Society Class B or C DOT regulated vehicle.
Ability to communicate and comprehend.
The Good Samaritan Society offers an attractive, employee-approved benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. The variety of benefits include health benefits, a retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, voluntary benefits and much more! To review all of the great benefits and benefit eligibility, visit https//www.good-sam.com/jobs/benefits
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or other protected status. For more information including state-specific protections, please visit https//www.good-sam.com/lp/careers/eeo-and-affirmative-action
Req ID: req32151