Driver in Redding, CT at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 6/18/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Want to make your mark?  Love where you work, and make a difference in the work you do!   Join the Benchmark Senior Living team at Meadow Ridge, the premier life care retirement community in Fairfield County, located on 136 acres in beautiful Redding, Connecticut. In this unique and enriching environment, we offer Independent and Assisted Living apartment homes, as well as a skilled Health Center where we provide our residents with quality care and services. 

At Benchmark, we impact lives through human connection. We are thought leaders creating quality experiences and inspiring personal growth for all who engage with us. We just happen to imagine, build, and manage beautiful, private-pay communities geared toward older adults. 

Are you Called to Care about your work, other people and making a difference? Do you believe that people and teams are Better Together than going it alone? Are you always striving to Be the Benchmark by which all others are measured? Then our core values match. Connect with us –and to what truly matters!

Our Bus Drivers make a difference in the lives of our residents by transporting them to activities, appointments while engaging with them at the same time!  

 

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Maintains vehicles in accordance with warranty requirements and/or internal maintenance plan to ensure safe, working order
• Represents the community with a positive attitude and pride when interacting with potential residents and families
• Monitors individual resident needs in ambulation
• Must be hands-on with residents getting into and out of van to ensure their safety
• Acts as Activity Assistant when on excursions; stays with group at all times except for when parking the van
• Assists in planning, coordinating, implementing, and evaluating activities
• Participates in in-service training as required by state regulations

 

Job Requirements

• Must have a valid CDL License
• F Endorsement PSL
• Maintains a high level of confidentiality regarding residents, staff, and the community
• Maintains a current understanding of procedures if an accident should occur with the van, with or without residents on board

We believe in offering our employees competitive pay. To learn more about our pay and benefits, please apply today!