HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION Vehicle Driver I in WICHITA FALLS, Texas
Job/Position DescriptionAre you ready to be professionally challenged? Are you looking to be part of a dynamic team of engaged and committed professionals? Then the Health and Specialty Care System (HSCS) may be just the place for you! The HSCS is comprised of nine psychiatric hospitals located throughout the state, and one youth residential psychiatric center in Waco. The HSCS is a hub of excellence for forensic mental health and complex psychiatric care, with all facilities accredited by The Joint Commission. The hospitals provide state-of-the-art treatment that is recovery-oriented and science-based. Whether in a direct-care or support role, your contribution will make a difference in the life of a Texan.Vehicle Driver I The Truck Driver operates and maintains motor vehicles within the Food Service Department in a safe and sanitary manner. The Truck Driver deliveries and retrieves items, especially food trays, to various locations on the facility grounds to ensure clientsand#146; meal trays are promptly and sanitarily transported to the correct location. This person works under the immediate supervision of the Dietetic Technician and the general supervision of the Food Service Manager III. The Truck Driver has no supervisory responsibilities. Completion of work requires use of established methods and/or techniques and decisions are simple and based in well-defined guidelines. The Truck Driver has no financial responsibility but is accountable for assigned vehicles.Essential Job FunctionsAttends work on a regular basis and may be required to work a specific shift schedule or, at times, even a rotating schedule, extended shift and/or overtime in accordance with agency policy and performs other duties as assigned.Delivers and retrieves items to specified locations on a determined schedule.Maintain assigned vehicles in a safe and sanitary condition.Cleans and stock assigned areas including not limited to parking areas, docks, and walk-in vaults.Other duties as assigned include but are not limited to actively participating and/or serving in a supporting role to meet the agencyand#146;s obligations for disaster response and/or recovery or Continuity of Operations (COOP) activation. Such participation may require an alternate shift pattern assignment and/or location.Registrations, Licensure Requirements or CertificationsMust possess a valid Texas driver's license to drive a state vehicle. Applicants with an out-of-state driver license must provide an original certified driving record from the state of driving licensure. Eligible driving record required based on HHSC Fleet Management policy.Knowledge Skills AbilitiesThe Truck Driver needs the ability to tell time and work with a schedule. Knowledge and understanding of traffic safety regulations is required. The skill to maneuver large trucks into tight areas safely is needed. This person should be able to communicate and work with others in a cooperative and positive manner. This position requires the ability to work in a physically challenging environment.It is necessary for the Truck Driver to have the ability to read, write and count accurately.Initial Screening CriteriaInitial Screening Criteria: Driver must possess a valid Texas driver's license to operate a motor vehicle and a minimum of six months driving a box truck. Graduation from a standard senior high school equivalent (GED) Additional InformationSalary Note: The salary offered will follow HHS HR Policy starting salary guidelines which are typically made at o https://jobshrportal.hhsc.state.tx.us/ENG/CareerPortal/job\_profile.cfm?szOrderID=486143 Copy the URL in the preceding sentence to an Internet Explorer browser to apply to the job directly through the Texas Health and Human Services Career Portal.