Erickson Living CDL Driver (Part-Time and On-Call) in Dallas, Texas

At Highland Springs we are dedicated to setting the standard of excellence for employees with a steadfast focus on helping achieve their goals. We provide our staff with an engaging company culture, excellent work life balance, and a career where you can make a difference in people’s lives every day. Highland Springs offers a beautiful scenic campus, a community centered on values, and a workplace that inspires you to do your best every day. We extend to our staff exceptional benefits, recognition of holidays and paid time off, continued higher education, and on-the-job training to help each member reach their career aspirations. The CDL Driver opportunity is on-call and are looking for candidates with open availability to work during the weekdays and weekends during the day or evening times as needed. The CDL Driver is responsible for ensuring the safe travel of residents, visitors, and employees of Highland Springs on pre-scheduled and unscheduled appointments.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: includes the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  1. Transporting residents, staff and visitors on scheduled, and unscheduled appointments.

  2. Operates vehicles equipped with wheelchair ramps, and lifts.

  3. Operates passenger buses and sedans.

  4. Helps to maintain cleanliness of vehicles.

  5. Prepares vehicles for usage, including performing pre & post trip vehicle inspections, refueling, and other related tasks.

  6. Logs and tracks vehicle usage.

  7. Assisting passengers with boarding and off-boarding from the vehicle.

  8. Assisting residents, staff, and visitors with their packages, bags, and mobility aid devices.

  9. Completion of incident reports regarding mechanical failure or accidents involving Company vehicles.

  10. Maintain community and departmental philosophy and mission statement.

QUALIFICATIONS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. A positive attitude and willingness to work with the older population.

  2. Detail-oriented and dependable.

  3. Ability to work with computer systems.

  4. Ability to operate Community vehicles safely; to include passenger buses and sedans, demonstrated by successful completion of a road test.

  5. Ability to operate vehicles equipped with wheelchair ramps and lifts, including securement systems.

  6. Able to read maps, follow turn by turn directions, and navigate safely in traffic.

  7. Acceptable history of safe driving as noted through a 3 year driving record check.

  8. Minimum of three 3 years of verifiable driving experience as noted through driving record check.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

• High school diploma or GED required. Transportation services preferred. .

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

• Excellent verbal communication skills

• Ability to read and write English.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATES, REGISTRATIONS:

• Driver must be a minimum of 21 years of age to drive.

• A current and valid Commercial Driver’s License Class C (or higher) with Passenger endorsement is required. This license must be maintained as a condition of employment.

• A current and valid D.O.T. Physical/Medical Examiner’s Certificate. This certificate must be maintained as a condition of employment.

If you are interested in this exciting career opportunity, please feel free to apply on-line at Jobs.Ericksonliving.com.

Thank you for considering Highland Springs as your next career destination. EOE

Job: *Driver (CDL)

Organization: *Transportation

Title: CDL Driver (Part-Time and On-Call)

Location: Texas-Dallas

Requisition ID: 18115780