Monarch Shores Career Opportunities

Driver

Position Summary:

The Driver is responsible for assessing client needs and monitoring behavior while at the program. The Driver’s primary duty is to transport the client to and from destinations in a comfortable, safe and efficient manner. Meeting those goals entails additional responsibilities, tasks, knowledge and attention to detail.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assists Transportation Supervisor in the provision of services to clients.
  • Monitors the needs and behaviors of clients.
  • Interacts with clients and document such interactions.
  • Continues to learn about alcohol and/or drug abuse and alcoholism and the principles of recovery.
  • Documents client activities of daily living.
  • Maintains vehicle cleanliness and upkeep of program.
  • Recognizes early signs of illness and the need for professional assistance and follow through & reports this to appropriate.
  • Assists in the availability of community services and resources.
  • Responds to emergencies and initiates action as required.
  • Discusses significant events involving client’s activities with Transportation Manager.
  • Follows HIPAA Regulations.
  • Be awake during all shifts.
  • Attends and participates in staff meetings and trainings.
  • Be safe while driving.
  • Other duties, as assigned.

Essential Skills, and Abilities:

Abilities: To excel in this position the incumbent should be able to demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Problem Solving – The incumbent will be able to identify and resolve problems in efficient and effective ways.
  • Ethics – Treat clients, staff, co-workers, visitors, contractors, and guests of Monarch Shores with respect and dignity; work ethically and uphold the values and standards or Monarch Shores.
  • Attendance, Punctuality, Reliability – Arrive on-site, on-time, as scheduled, consistently with a professional disposition. Ensure all work responsibilities are covered in the event of an absence or scheduled vacation.
  • Leadership – The incumbent should be able to lead and direct end users
  • Strong Character – Staying calm under pressure is essential. Having an approachable demeanor without compromising Monarch Shores Standards of ethics and workmanship.
  • Organization – Must be highly organized and efficient in managing the necessary daily client/staff demands and tasks associated with them.
  • Flexibility – Openness to different and new ways of doing things; willingness to modify one’s preferred way of doing things

Qualifications and Preferences:

  • At least 6 months of sobriety if in recovery.
  • Experience, knowledge or interest in chemical dependency and abuse.
  • Valid California Driver’s License.
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with diversity.

Monarch Shores is an equal opportunity employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • driving: 1 year (Preferred)
  • relevant: 1 year (Preferred)

License:

  • driver’s license (Required)
  • CDL Class A or B (Preferred)

Work Location:Multiple locations

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • Weekends required
  • 10 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • 8 hour shift

Application

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