Transportation Driver

Full-Time, On-Call Position at Rockwood South Hill.

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Rockwood South Hill is looking for a reliable individual to join our Transportation Department. The primary purpose of this position will be to provide reliable and safe transportation to/from a non-emergency medical appointments, pharmacy and grocery pick-up and delivery. This position would also provide assistance to the Activity Department during special events both during and outside the regular work schedule.

Pay Range: $17 – $18 per hour

Shift Type: On-Call or Full Time


  • Transport residents to and from scheduled trips, i.e. medical appointments, day outings, and evening events including weekend driving needs
  • Complete necessary reports, forms, etc. for appropriate pre-trip/post-trip, sanitation on vehicle prior, during, and after a work shift
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment
  • Ability to assist residents with transferring in and out of vehicles
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to a changing work schedule
  • Successfully complete Rockwood’s employment orientation
  • Continue to pass the mandatory drug and alcohol random testing
  • Assist the department with a variety of transportation needs when necessary
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident information, and become knowledgeable of resident rights
  • Refer any resident concern to the appropriate manager in written form for appropriate intervention
  • Assist in special functions under the direction of the Transportation Coordinator and Director of Life Enrichment
  • Be present, on time, and ready for work on each assigned day
  • Be professional, timely, considerate, and kind to both residents and other Rockwood Team Members

Required Skills and Experience

  • Valid Drivers license with good driving history
  • Trained in CPR or must acquire CPR Certification within 45 days of hire date
  • 3 years of driving experience. Must provide a Driver’s Abstract.
  • 1-year experience working with or in a senior community preferred
  • Experience driving large wheelchair type van/bus preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, with a demonstrated capacity to network with inter-departments and community resources
  • Excellent organization skills to handle multiple complex projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to research area locations and map out destinations via a computer program
  • Excellent customer service attitude


All employees regularly scheduled to work at least 30 hours a week and have completed our waiting period of employment are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision & TruHear Insurance
  • Paid Sick Leave and Vacation – available after 90-days of service
  • 6 Paid Holidays and 2 Personal Holidays per calendar year after 90-days of service
  • Holiday pay
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 403(B) with match and no waiting period to begin deferrals
  • Group Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Voluntary Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Critical Illness
  • Critical Accident
  • Identity Theft Protection Assistance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Jury Duty, Bereavement Leave, Pet Bereavement, Personal Leave, Family Leave and Military Leave

Additional perks include:

  • Free soup and discounted meal prices
  • Employee Financial Assistance Fund (Rockwood Residents’ Foundation Benefits)
  • Continuing Education Scholarships (Rockwood Residents’ Foundation Benefits)
  • Sponsorship opportunities for Nursing Assistant Certification
  • Employee Bus Pass Program – Deep discount
  • Free Fitness Center access for employees and a guest on campus
  • Employee Health and Wellness Program [participation results in discounted monthly insurance premiums]
  • Payroll deductions for coffee and meals at our restaurants
  • Ability to purchase discounted Premiere Movie Passes
  • Employee Appreciation Events
  • Years of Service Celebrations and Awards
  • Free Hepatitis B Vaccine
  • Free parking
  • Encourage and support promotions from within
  • On demand pay accessible as soon as you earn it through hours worked

Environment: Fair, fun, kind, caring, safe, diverse, family-like atmosphere, collaborative

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