First Transit is currently recruiting for a Full-Time driver living in Portland area to join our growing, friendly team at Safe Ride. Employees enjoy paid training, full benefit package, competitive wages and a great atmosphere!
First Transit Offers: $14/ HR base pay Comprehensive benefits package available Full Time: Four 10- hour shifts No weekends! Paid training Paid vacation
Applicants must: Be at least 21 years of age Excellent customer service skills Have had a driver’s license for at least 3 years Possess a good driving record Pass a background check, pre-employment drug screen & DOT physical Be able to work 10-12 hour days Be able to lift up to 40 lbs, escort and assist passengers to and from the vehicle, climb up and down at least two flights of stairs, and push passengers in wheelchairs.
A qualified applicant will have a work history that demonstrates the ability to follow directions, provide a high-level of customer care and service while working effectively without direct supervision. If you have been in the care giving field, and have a good driving record – let us know! Your willingness to assist those in need is very important to us.
Other Qualifications: At least 6 months transportation experience preferred, but not required Thorough geographic knowledge of the Portland area Ability to assess and solve problems efficiently Excellent communication, both orally and in writing, in the English language Must be able to quickly adapt to changing environments Experience with smart phones, GPS, and tablets/iPads Willingness to be understanding regarding people with disabilities, both physical and mental Must be committed to a SAFE lifestyle
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