St. Patrick's Manor Assisted Living Driver in Framingham, Massachusetts

Carmel Terrace is a nonprofit, assisted living facility sponsored by the Carmelite Sisters. Located on twenty-six acres of lush manicured lawns and gardens in Framingham, MA, we are just minutes from Rte. 9, which allows for easy access to the Mass Pike. From the moment you enter Carmel Terrace Assisted Living, you know you are in a very special place. You can sense the spirit of tranquility and contentment that flows from the care of the Carmelite Sisters for the Aged and Infirm.

Do you Love Serving the elderly? Do you take pride in knowing you are part of a team providing top quality care? Do you want a career in a community that values treating all people with dignity? We would like to talk with you about a part time opportunity for a position in a well respected assisted living residence.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for providing safe, courteous transportation service and serve as support staff for the Social Opportunities Department. Coordinates vehicle pre-maintenance, maintenance, and repair to ensure vehicle longevity.

Essential Duties:

Drives vehicle from community to social and other various destinations according to assigned schedule. Assists residents into and out of vehicle in a safe manner. Secures passengers wheelchairs to restraining devices to stabilize wheelchairs during trip. Practices safe driving techniques at all times. Cleans and services vehicle with fuel, lubricants, and accessories and reports and coordinates vehicle maintenance repairs. Establishes and monitors daily and weekly trip inspection and preventative maintenance programs and maintains records regarding the maintenance of all vehicles. Delivers groceries and other belongings to resident’s apartments. Assists the Social Opportunity Department in activities and programs as needed. Ensures charges are submitted to the business office daily for community travel expenses. Maintain a safe driving record according to company guidelines. Handles emergency situations and basic First Aid. Reports potentially unsafe conditions to the Executive Director. May perform other duties as needed and/or assigned. Education/Experience:

Five (5) years proven safe and accident-free driving record and knowledge of vehicle preventative maintenance programs are required. Commercial drivers license required to operate commercial size vehicles. Able to operate a seven (7) to sixteen (16) passenger bus, unless otherwise required by Carmel Terrace or state law. Able to operate a limousine or car, tire changing equipment, First Aid Kit, wheelchair lift, and dollies/hand trucks. Experienced with vehicle emergency repairs, able to change automobile tires and handle minor on-road maintenance. Knowledgeable of all streets within an 8-mile radius of the community. Position requires driving responsibilities. Must satisfactorily meet and be in compliance with Carmel Terrace .