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Communitas formerly EMARC Day Program Van Driver Part Time in Wakefield, Massachusetts

As an organization, we hold ourselves to the highest standard when it comes to your safety. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 Pandemic, we have been working hard to ensure everyone in our agency, from our employees and individuals to our applicants, stay safe and healthy. Our protocols and safety measures include providing masks, holding virtual meetings, testing when needed, and following all safety procedures. At Communitas, your health and safety are our first priority. Who are we? Communitas is an agency dedicated to delivering individualized, family-centered services, programs and support for people of all abilities, throughout their lifespan and in their communities. We are inspired by and committed to our people as we meet their changing needs and create new pathways for growth. Communitas offers great training opportunities with plenty of room for growth, both personally and professionally. Employees that are eligible will receive a substantial benefit package with 3 weeks of vacation, 5 days of sick time, 13 holidays, medical/dental insurance, and more! What you will do: The driver is responsible for picking program participants up at their home and dropping them off at the program location. You will get to know some great individuals as you help them to start and end their day. The pay rate for this position is $16.00 per hour. This is a part-time position working 20 hours per week, Monday through Friday. The hours are 7:30am to 9:30am and 2:30pm to 4:30pm. Drivers are required to work both the morning and afternoon shifts. You can make a difference by... Ensuring the safe and punctual transportation of individuals to their program/place of employment and to and from home. Notifying the Director of vehicle/equipment deficiencies and maintaining cleanliness of assigned vehicles. Providing assistance as needed to people supported when entering and leaving the vehicle. Completing monthly vehicle maintenance/safety checklist and turning it in to the Manager. Qualifications and Skills High School diploma is required. At least three years of experience driving required. A physical examination as well as drug and alcohol testing is required once an offer of employment has been made. A valid Massachusetts driver's license, acceptable driving record and reliable transportation is required. Successful candidates will be required to complete a background check including references, CORI and fingerprinting. Benefits Pay increase after 1 year of service pending an evaluation. 3 weeks of vacation, 5 days of sick time, and 13 holidays! 401k Retirement Plan Employee Referral Bonus. Comprehensive training opportunities and room for personal development and growth abound for motivated and dedicated candidates. Recognition and awards for performance. Apply Online: For more information from the MassHire Metro North Career Center, email Job Quest ID NOTE TO JOB QUEST USERS: - clicking "Interested" on this position in Job Quest does not mean you have submitted an application for the position, this function only saves the position in your list of saved jobs. Veterans and their eligible spouses receive priority of service. MassHire Metro North Career Center is an EEO Employer. Auxiliary aids or services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.