For over 30 years, Americare has extended care to senior generations in America's heartland. Men and women who have served sons and daughters, grandchildren, neighbors and their country in countless ways both small and great. Now it's our turn to help. We consider it a privilege to serve those who have passed on to us, "life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness."
At the heart of every Americare community is a philosophy of person-centered care. This philosophy guides every decision we make. Person-centered care comes alive in our communities and truly makes a difference in the lives of our residents, their families and our co-workers. Over 90% of Americare employees would recommend their community as a great place to work.
To be fully considered applicants must include resume with their salary expectations.
Our Transportation Aide drives vehicle for the purpose of transporting residents to determined destination while offering assistance and support. The Transportation Aide is entrusted with the responsibility of caring for residents during this process while demonstrating compassion, honesty, integrity, respect. The individual is to provide responsible healthcare and supervision of the residents in your care .
Essential Duties include the following:
Obtain and review resident information for appointments.
Prepares resident for appointment if necessary.
Load and unload resident in vehicle using lift in safe manner and safety equipment.
Facilitates communication between providers and facility by providing and returning documentation necessary for or related to resident condition or care.
Checks the vehicle before and after transporting to assure all necessary equipment is available and replenished.
Assist resident with any necessary care and use infection control and or PPE and monitor resident.
Use of cell phone only related to care and transportation of resident while pulling off the road in a safe area during use of phone.
Remain with resident during appointments if directed to do so by supervisor.
High school graduate and minimum age of 20 years of age
Unrestricted driver's license
Benefits of Joining our Team
Opportunity to work with a professional team in a growing industry
A team with a high level of energy, integrity and motivation to succeed
Competitive compensation and a great benefit package including 401(k)
Paid time off and holidays
Medical and dental insurance
We offer employees access to wages on demand