• Transport Driver

    Posted Date 4 days ago(3/20/2018 9:39 AM)
    Requisition ID
    # of Openings
    Area of Interest
    Elderwood at Liverpool
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Full Time, Days
  • Overview

    Transportation Drivers: Enjoy the drive and make a difference in our residents lives by joining our growing company while enjoy increased salaries and benefits! It is time to love your job! We've been dedicated to caring for your loved ones for 33 years, let us provide that same commitment to the growth in your career. 

    Elderwood at Liverpool (formerly Birchwood) is searching for a responsible and caring Transportation Driver to aide our newly renovated 160 bed Skilled Nursing facility in Liverpool, NY. The Transportation Driver is responsible for escorting residents to and from appointments and aide in general facility duties when transportation is not required.



    Transportation Driver Perks:

    • Top Notch Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
    • Generous PTO & holiday package
    • 401K Retirement plan with company matching
    • Monthly employee appreciation events
    • Employee of the month recognition
    • Enjoy being a part of a strong and diverse nursing team
    • Truly make a difference in our residents lives while providing top notch care
    • Just 10 minutes from Syracuse


    The Company:

    Elderwood is a strong and growing company that is truly invested in its employees. We just recently increased our wages and offer an excellent benefits package, including health, dental and vision coverage, paid vacations and holidays, an Education and Tuition Assistance Program and much more.


    Apply Today!

    Or send our resume/questions to liverpoolcareers@elderwood.com for consideration.


    The Transportation Driver Responsibilities:

    • Inspect vehicle for safety. This includes but is not limited to checking tires for integrity and proper inflation and checking oil/fluid levels
    • Secure any extras which may act as projectiles in the event of an accident. (Oxygen tanks, medical supplies, personal items)
    • Transport wheelchair bound clients to Elderwood transportation vehicle before and after appointments or personal activities.
    • Safely secure client’s wheel chair while operating wheelchair lift when client is entering or exiting the vehicle.
    • Secure both the client and their wheelchair in the vehicle before embarking.
    • Safely operate Elderwood transportation vehicle while in transit
    • Assist clients, as requested, with outerwear when transporting clients from a private residence.
    • Manually operate lift pump in the event of a mechanical failure


    Transportation Driver Requirements: 

    • Possession of a valid New York Class A, B, OR C (CDL) License with passenger endorsement. Must be clean driving record which is reviewed and approved by Director of Transportation and if necessary, by the Director of Human Resources. Any violation is subject to individual review and subject to termination or disqualification to drive on behalf of the Company.
    • Minimum 3 years driving experience.
    • Initial and continuous compliance with Article 19-A of the New York Vehicle and Traffic Law, which includes among other things, investigation of prior employment, prior and ongoing driving record, penal law convictions and continually passing the medical examinations, required drug testing, vision and hearing tests required pursuant to New York State regulations


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