East Boston Neighborhood Health Center Transportation Associate in East Boston, Massachusetts
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The Transportation Associate provides transportation services to the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center PACE centers, serving the frail elderly, and providing courier services between EBNHC locations and PACE sites.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Offers emotional and physical support to frail elderly patients and families.
Transports participants to/from inside their homes to/from the assigned PACE Center or appointment (via stair chair carry, wheelchair or walking assistance).
Properly secures participants, equipment and other items in the van prior to operating the vehicle.
Operates vehicle(s) in a manner that meets the EBNHC transportation requirements.
Maintains vehicles and adjunct equipment in a manner that meets the EBNHC transportation requirements.
Operates, uses and understands adjunct equipment used in the performance of the job.
Follows proper procedures for loading and unloading participants on the vehicle using the lift or stairs.
Cooperates with intake and assessment team in the evaluation and re-evaluation of program participants.
Follows Infection Control procedures.
Provides courier service between EBNHC locations and PACE sites.
Performs other related duties as required.
Qualifications and Requirements
HS Diploma/GED required.
Current MA driver’s license
Safe driving record for three years. Must provide a True and Attested Driving Record from the Mass Department of Transportation.
A Department of Transportation Medical Certification Driver Fitness Examination will also be required and conducted
Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Hourly rate: $20.22
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Medical & Dental Coverage
Life and Disability Insurance
Privileges at Boston Medical Center for Providers
401(K) Retirement Plan
Flexible Spending & Transportation Accounts
Paid Holidays, Vacations, Sick and Personal Time
A Generous Staff Development Benefit
Excellent Malpractice Coverage
A Designated Medical Staff Office for Physician Support
And Much More…