Transportation Driver (4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.)

Deadline: Posting Has Expired
Location: Sioux Lookout, ONCommitment: Full Time

Under the direction of the Team Leader, the Transportation Driver will be responsible for providing ground transportation of Hostel clients and escorts from the First Nations communities approved by NIHB within an 8 km radius of Sioux Lookout. The Transportation Driver will provide general outreach and interpret for clients as well as perform routine maintenance and upkeep of passenger vans. This position is Monday to Friday, 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m.

Qualifications:

  • Completed secondary education preferred but will consider life experience/skills related to this position
  • Must have a valid Ontario Driver’s License, with a minimum of three (3) previous years as driving experience
  • Must have a good driving record-accident free
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • A defensive driving course would be a definite asset

Responsibilities:

  • Providing transportation for First Nations medical clients and escorts
  • Providing general outreach, and interpreting services for clients
  • Performing routine maintenance and upkeep of Client Services Department passenger vans
  • Pick up and deliver mail
  • Pick up trays and orange coolers and deliver to lab
  • Pick up packages from stores
  • Pick up and deliver medical instruments to and from hospital and appointment clinic
  • Fill up the van and fill out gas information at reception after every shift
  • Plug van in during winter months when necessary
  • Request supplies for van when needed
  • Write up and submit incident reports to appropriate departments
  • Participate and contribute to regular staff development activities and staff meetings
  • Work as a team member with co-workers, SLFNHA staff and other organizations
  • Any other duties as assigned