Van Driver job – Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta – Atlanta, GA

Van Driver

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta

3,428 reviews


Atlanta, GA

Part-time

Drives van to transport passengers over specified routes to local or distant points according to time schedule, inspects and maintains van; helps with club programs when not driving or maintaining van. Prior to driving:

  • Reviews organization’s transportation policy and procedure.
  • Inspects vehicle for gas, oil and water and corrects safety hazards.
  • Completes driver/vehicle checklist.

Passenger safety:

  • Communicates to passengers’ safety rules and expected behavior during travel.
  • Insures passenger numbers do not exceed available seats.
  • Observes passengers and enforces their safely entering/leaving the van.

During Driving:

  • Practices safe driving by adhering to speed limits and local traffic regulations.
  • Maintains order and discipline of club members.
  • Serves as role model for youth.

After Driving:

  • Inspects vehicle and reports safety hazards and maintenance needs.

Vehicle Maintenance:

  • Insures vehicle is serviced according to service schedule.
  • Inspects vehicle daily for repair and maintenance needs and takes action to resolve problems.
  • Cleans inside of vehicle daily; outside weekly.

Other Responsibilities:

  • Completes incident report on injuries that occur on the bus
  • Reports delays or accidents; completes required reports
  • Assists program instructors when not driving or maintaining van.
  • Participates in training/educational opportunities to expand knowledge and skills.

Job Requirements

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Must be age 25+.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Safe driving record as documented by a clean three year MVR.
  • Combined experience and/or formal training equivalent to a minimum of three years driving a van or minibus to transport passengers preferably in a city or urban environment.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills.
  • Able to read and interpret written information.
  • Ability to motivate youth and manage behavior problems.
  • Ability to assist in program areas by giving and following instructions and supervising members in a safe environment.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Ability to see, hear, speak, walk, stand and sit required to effectively perform essential job responsibilities. Flexible work schedules include occasional work on weekends.

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