Transportation Driver – Commission on Aging
Starting Pay: $12.59/hour
Minimum Qualifications: High school diploma or GED. A valid Michigan driver’s license, excellent driving record + ability to become PASS certified are required. Previous experience working with elderly and/or handicapped persons is extremely helpful.
Ability to operate a variety of office machines, complete daily inspections and paperwork, including vehicle repair
requests and other documents, along with other duties as assigned.
General Summary: Transportation Drivers are responsible for transporting clients to and from their homes,
to appointments and other destinations, in and out of Ionia County. Drivers complete a minimum of 2 annual trainings including PASS certification, knowledge of other COA programs and services along with other relevant topics to maintain high quality service delivery and support to Ionia County Seniors. Must be able to assist clients in an out of vehicle, able to work with wheelchairs, walkers and able to lift, push, pull, kneel and crouch. Must be willing to work in various weather extremes/driving conditions and be able to respond to crisis and/or difficult situations in a professional manner.
Please complete an Ionia County Application for Employment (A completed Ionia County Application for Employment is required) and submit it to:
Ionia County Administrative Building
101 W. Main Street
Ionia, MI 48846
You may also contact the Commission on Aging to have an application mailed to you, (616) 527-5365.
Applications will be accepted until position is filled.
Ionia County is an equal opportunity employer.