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Overview

Under the direct supervision of the Senior Services Division Director or designee be responsible for the safe operation of the buses in the Senior Transportation division of the Plumas County Public Health Agency in accordance with County Policy and all other applicable state and federal guideline. Complies with all traffic regulations. Completes all reports required. All positions are part-time.

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

Drives bus to transport seniors to and from the Nutrition Site, Doctor appointments and shopping at specified times. Assist passengers while boarding and unloading; load wheelchair clients; be aware of passenger’s comfort. Daily safety inspection of the bus for gas, oil, tires before departing for duty.

Qualifications

Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Any combination of training and experience which would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. CPR required and First Aid preferred.

Special Requirements

Must have Class C California Driver’s License with passenger endorsement; a good driving record and be insurable under the County’s Insurance Policy. (The valid Class C California Drivers License must be maintained throughout employment.)

Drivers need to be able to load, tie down chairs, and unload wheel chair clients. Pick up large containers of packaged meals and deliver meals to homebound clients.

Must participate in random drug testing.

Subject to work all county holidays except New Years, Labor Day, Memorial Day, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas, as specified by the Area on Aging.

EOE

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening