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East Boston Neighborhood Health Center Transportation Associate in East Boston, Massachusetts

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Time Type:

Full time

Department:

Transportation

All Locations:

East Boston

Description:

The Transportation Associate provides transportation services to the Neighborhood PACE Day Health program, 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 Day Health 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 Neighborhood 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 be required and conducted every 2 years thereafter, unless there is need to send a driver sooner due the findings of the initial examination.

Schedule: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

Hourly rate: $20.22

Benefit eligible, Full-time

There’s a reason East Boston Neighborhood Health Center is ranked as one of the “Top Places to Work” by The Boston Globe. It is because we are committed to maintaining a truly supportive and welcoming environment — for both our employees and our patients — that reflects our mission and culture. A huge focus of which is to offer important benefits so you can be your best inside and outside of work.

Striving to be an employer of choice, we offer progressive benefits, a variety of schedules, and the satisfaction of working with a diverse workforce whose unity of purpose is a real force for achievement. Plus, our Education & Training Institute is an attractive resource for many of our employees who seek to broaden their skill base and advance their careers.

  • Medical & Dental Coverage

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Privileges at Boston Medical Center for Providers

  • 401(K) Retirement Plan

  • Educational Assistance

  • 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

  • Free Parking

  • And Much More…

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