Bus / Van Driver in Watertown, MA at Benchmark Senior Living

Date Posted: 7/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Benchmark Senior Living is growing, and we are excited to welcome our 59th community; Adelaide of Newton Centre. Our beautiful state of the art, all memory care community is opening this summer!  We will be conveniently located steps away from the Newton Centre T stop on the green line.

We can't open without Van Drivers to provide transportation for our residents. This position assists in planning, coordinating, and implementing all activities requiring van transportation as appropriate. 

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF the Van Driver

• 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

 • 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!