Job Title: Transport Driver
Location: Arkansas Valley – (La Junta, Rocky Ford, Las Animas, Ordway)
Job Classification: Full-Time
Pay Unit: Hourly
Pay Range: Hourly – Min: $13.00 – Max: $16.00 (based on qualifications and experience)
- Health, Dental, Vision Insurance, HRA, FSA, DCA, Retirement Plan
- Aflac – Group Accident, Group Critical Illness, Hospital
- MASA – Employer paid Air Ambulance Coverage
- Paid Leave: Vacation – 10 days accrued/year, Sick – 12 days accrued/year, Holidays – 8 days/year
- (Benefits after one year of employment.) Retirement Match, Employer paid Basic Life, LTD, STD
Full-time position available within our Arkansas Valley region. The primary responsibility of the position is to provide the transportation of patients/clients to and from their private residences and their destination utilizing company vehicle in a safe, secure and professional manner. Transport driver will need to effectively communicate with dispatch regarding schedule progress and to receive transport instructions, maintain a professional image and attitude, complete daily vehicle pre-trip and post-trip inspections, accurately complete activity logs and vehicle reports, and be physically able to safely secure clients for transport, lift up to 50 lbs., and transport wheelchair patients.
Must foster a culture of patient and family centered care, service, quality and safety excellence, while improving patient experience, employee experience and community relations.
Required Experience & Skills:
Must have at least 2 years of continuous driving experience in the United States
No more than 1 moving violation or 1 “at fault” accident within the past 3 years.
Bilingual Skills are preferred
Required Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
Must also be or have the ability to be medically qualified to drive and obtain medical certification card, CPR and First Aid certified.
Requirements and Conditions:
- This position is subject to random drug screenings. Qualified candidate must be at least 21 years of age.
- Drug screen is required
- Background check is required
Applications must be submitted by: Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Valley-Wide Health Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer:
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equal opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors.
Applicants for Transportation Driver opportunities must fill out this application instead of the standard application: New Driver Employment Application