City of Boston

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Senior Shuttle Driver

Senior Shuttle Driver

Req ID 
2017-13834
Position  
Regular Full-Time
Dept 
Elderly Commission
Location  
Elderly Affairs-Ret Sen
Salary Min 
33,917.05
Salary Max 
46,434.80
Union  
AFT
Openings 
1
Posted Date 
10/10/2017
Posting End Date 
10/24/2017
Contact Email 
porshia.gray@boston.gov

More information about this job:

Overview:

This is a provisional appointment.

 

Brief Job Description (essential functions of the job):

 

Under the supervisor of the Director of Transportation, the Senior Shuttle Driver will transport Boston senior citizens back and forth to medical appointments, shopping groups and recreational activities.

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

Via door-to-door service, the Shuttle Driver provides prompt, courteous, prescheduled service throughout the City of Boston. 

Performs related work as required.

Minimum Entrance Qualifications:

  • At least three (3) years driving experience serving the public and/or handicapped required.
  • Customer service experience preferred.
  • Excellent driving record (applicant must provide official driving record from the Registry of Motor Vehicles).
  • Must posses and maintain a valid Massachusetts driver's license (must physically present valid license).
  • Required to be at least 21 years of age with a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Excellent attendance and promptness in previous employment history.
  • Must be able to become bonded and have good moral character.
  • Knowledge of first aid & CPR.
  • Knowledge of Boston roads, traffic laws and regulations and attentive use of defensive driving techniques.
  • Physical examination required, includes pre-employment drug test.
  • Ability to operate handicap chair lift, deal effectively and courteously with elderly clients.
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and focus on detail as required by the job.

SUBJECT TO CORI CHECK

 

BOSTON RESIDENCY REQUIRED.

 

Terms:

 

Union/Salary Plan/Grade: AFSCME/RA-10

Hours per week: 35