Job Posting 72074

Client Support Services Driver
DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Surrey
closes in 9 days (Wed, 23 Jun)
part time

Job Title: Client Support Services Driver

Status:  Regular, Part Time
Hours:  8 hours/week (Saturday: 10AM-2PM, Monday/Wednesday 5-7 - flexible)
Wage: Grid 7, $20.25 - $23.62/hour

Position Start Date:  ASAP

Date Posted: May 27,  2021
Closing Date: Open until filled

 

The Opportunity:

 

DIVERSEcity is seeking a Regular part time Client Support Services Driver. The Client Support Services Driver operates motor vehicles to transport and or/accompany passengers between designated locations.

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Operates vehicle to transport passengers to and from designated destinations;  
  • Picks up and drops off at designated locations, assists passengers with boarding and disembarking the vehicle as necessary;
  • Interacts with volunteer staff and vulnerable clients;
  • Accompanies and assists clients during outings; 
  • Ensures the safety of passengers by performing duties such as informing passengers of and ensuring compliance with safety precautions, securing restraints and managing problems that arise in accordance to the Policies & Procedures and guidelines;
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding client information; 
  • Keeps track of mileage and submits completed form to Manager and Program Coordinators; 
  • Maintains related records and statistics in accordance with established Policies & Procedures and guidelines;
  • Immediately reports any incidents, accidents or concerns.

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • High school Diploma and one (1) year recent related experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training & experience;
  • Valid unrestricted BC Class 4 driver’s license and access to own vehicle;
  • Clean driving record;
  • First-Aid Certification required;
  • Must be physically able to perform the tasks mentioned above.

This position requires union membership.  A Criminal Record Check is a requirement of employment.

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

 

This position is based in our Surrey office and is a blend of remote and in-person services.  DIVERSEcity has implemented new safety procedures for in-office and in-person work, to view our safety plan, please visit www.dcrs.ca/news/diversecity-covid-19-safety-plan/. Successful candidates will be provided with the training and equipment to safely carry out their duties, ensuring the best protection for our staff and clients.

A comprehensive job description will be provided to all candidates shortlisted for interviews. 

DIVERSEcity is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from people of all gender identities and expressions, persons with disabilities, Indigenous peoples and visible minorities. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application and hiring process may contact our HR department at (). Any personal information provided will be maintained in confidence.

 

About DIVERSEcity

 

DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society is a registered charity devoted to helping newcomers. For 40 years we have focused on providing specialized services newcomers to find employment, learn English, find housing, deal with family challenges, work through mental health issues and access medical care. DIVERSEcity is a client-centred organization committed to quality and accountability. We value growth, respect, integrity and compassion.  To learn more about DIVERSEcity visit us at https://www.dcrs.ca/.

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