Van Driver in Walpole at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 6/17/2024

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    180 Main Street
    Walpole
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/17/2024
  • Community/Location
    New Pond Village

Job Description

New Pond Village is looking for a Driver responsible for providing transportation for community residents. This position assists in planning, coordinating, and implementing all activities requiring transportation as appropriate.  This is a per diem, or as needed, position.  Great for retirees!

Starting at $16.25/hr

PRINCIPAL 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
• Transports residents to and from medical appointments, outings and shopping trips (note: helping the residents and their wheelchairs in and out of the vehicle can require lifting, bending, etc.)
• Acts as an Activity Assistant when on excursions; stays with group at all times except for when parking the van
• Monitors resident activity and alerts staff when assistance is necessary to assure resident safety

 

Demonstrates ability to set priorities

• Demonstrates flexibility and the ability to work in an environment that promotes teamwork and collaboration
• Demonstrates innovation and creativity
• Has patience, high energy, and resourcefulness in problem solving

Job Requirements

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE- CERTIFICATION

▪ Education – High School diploma or equivalent certificate preferred
▪ Have a demonstrated interest in the elderly and are knowledgeable of servicing their needs.
▪ Must have demonstrated activities/recreational experience.
▪ Possess excellent communication skills.
▪ Valid driver’s license with clean driving record. Must pass DOT regulations.

BENEFITS

We believe in offering our employees a competitive salary. Per diem associates also enjoy:

  • Complimentary meal each day 
  • Quarterly bonus potential

 

We are located in the beautiful luxury senior living campus of New Pond Village, 180 Main Street, Walpole MA.