Jewish Community Center Part-Time Van Driver in Foster City, California

JCC Info:

PJCC is located in Foster City, CA. It has 10,000 members and several thousand program participants, who utilizes its high-quality 50,000 square foot fitness facilities, indoor and outdoor pools, sports and recreation programs, education programs for family, adults, and youth, early education program, afterschool program, cultural arts programs, Jewish Life programs, and other community rooms and facilities. PJCC is not the typical non-profit in that it provides a multitude of community programs. It operates through about 15 functional departments with programs under several of these departments with full and part-time staff of over 400.

Principal Responsibilities:

The Part-Time/Back-up Van Driver is an exciting opportunity for a caring, experienced driver with a willingness to serve older adults. There may be an opportunity for a more regular schedule and year-round work.

Hours:Part-time position based on program driving needs primarily weekdays during regular business hours.

Essential Duties: The van driver drives one of several vans, primarily a van with a manual wheelchair ramp, to transport seniors around San Mateo County for medical appointments, grocery shopping, and personal errands, and to the PJCC for a socialization program, performing the following essential duties:

  • Drives van from the Peninsula Jewish Community Center, on pre-arranged routes in San Mateo County, to and from people's homes and designated pick-up and drop-off points
  • Determines the most practical driving route & follows a prepared schedule
  • Arrives at pick-up and drop-off points on time
  • Provides assistance to disabled passengers into and out of vehicle
  • Completes and submits required forms and records in a timely and professional manner
  • Notifies supervisor with passenger concerns
  • Follows PJCC, CHP and insurance company's protocol on a daily basis and when an accident occurs involving a PJCC vehicle
  • Notifies supervisor immediately when an accident occurs involving a PJCC vehicle
  • Notifies supervisor when a vehicle repair is needed and facilitates the delivery and pick-up of van(s) to and from the mechanic

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Six+ months driving-related experience and/or training
  • Valid California Class C Driver's License
  • Clean DMV driving record and background check
  • Knowledge of San Mateo County and the Peninsula
  • California Class B Drivers License (for minibuses) & passenger endorsement (for minibuses) is a plus
  • Youth bus certificate A is a plus

Date Posted: 07/15/2017

Title: Part-Time Van Driver

JCC: Peninsula JCC

Location: Foster City, CA