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Driver Class C - (Pathways to Home)

Adult Services | Los Angeles, CA | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

Volunteers of America of Greater Los Angeles is a large, national not-for-profit organization founded in 1896. We provide a variety of social services to Los Angeles area communities such as Head Start programs, Upward Bound college prep programs, veterans’ services, homeless shelters, low-income housing program as well as drug and alcohol rehabilitation. Learn more at www.voala.org.

Pathways to Home - is the largest homeless shelter in Los Angeles, providing a diverse group of services. Comprehensive Case Management Services, Affordable Housing Assistance, Transitional Housing Programs, Permanent Housing Placements, JWCH Mobile Clinic, Department of Health Services, USC-HIV Study/Prevention.

Responsibilities:

Driver (Pathways to Home):

  • Transports individual program participants to and from various locations such as human service locations, work sites, and medical facilities
  • Responsible for care and maintenance of the VOALA vehicle, washes and cleans interior and exterior, and takes vehicle for routine maintenance and repairs
  • Maintains trip records as well as mileage and gasoline usage records
  • Assists passengers in securing wheelchairs, car seats and other mobility devices
  • May perform facility maintenance and/or janitorial duties as required

Requirements:

  • Must have high school diploma or GED and be 18 years of age
  • Must have valid Commercial Driver's license and a clean live scan clearance
  • Must have a clean driving record to be insurable by VOALA insurance
  • Basic automotive knowledge and ability to operate van
  • Must be able to perform physical activities including, but not limited to:
    • Lifting up to 50 lbs on a regular basis without assistance
    • Bending and sitting continually
  • Must be able to understand and follow oral and written instructions in English
  • Must be able to work a graveyard
  • Must pass a Live Scan
  • Must have no felonies in the past 7 years

Additional Requirements:

  • 1 to 2 years of security experience
  • Bilingual (Spanish) preferred

VOALA is an Equal Opportunity Employer