Operates a van or other motor vehicle to transport clients, elderly citizens, handicapped persons, children, and other passengers to medical facilities, shopping facilities, senior center, schools, day care centers, places of employment, or other destinations according to schedule; picks up passengers from scheduled locations; assists elderly/disabled passengers and their packages into or out of vehicle.
Promotes positive customer relations and passenger comfort during trips; greets and converses with passengers; responds to questions and requests for assistance; provides information related to van routes, schedules, destinations, fares, local directions, and other information; assists clients in carrying, loading, or unloading packages/purchases.
This classification is designated as a safety sensitive position that is subject to random drug and alcohol testing and any other drug testing methods as stated in policies adopted by Forsyth County concerning drug and alcohol.
High school diploma or GED; supplemented by vocational/technical training in vehicle operation, defensive driving, and CPR/first aid; supplemented by 2 months previous experience and/or training involving van/bus driving, vehicle operation, or passenger transportation; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
Must possess or obtain valid CPR and First Aid certification within three (3) months of employment.
Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver's license. May require possession and maintenance of a valid Georgia Commercial Driver's License (CDL) including appropriate endorsement(s).
Forsyth County, Georgia