Transdev moves people!
Paratransit Drivers needed in Hyattsville, MD. $16.65/hr
Transdev is hiring Paratransit Drivers in Maryland and Washington D.C. area to provide passengers with safe, friendly transportation in vehicles designed for wheelchair lifts, seats and other special access. This position focuses on non-emergency medical transportation, but we welcome candidates with experience in customer service, home health-care, and providing high-quality patient or other care. Transdev proudly serves our communities with ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) transportation. Come join the largest private sector operator of public transportation in North America – one that cares about its employees, passengers and their communities.
How we are keeping our employees and customers safe:
Strict adherence to CDC Guidelines
Enhanced vehicle cleaning/disinfecting measures with concentrated focus on high frequency touch areas
PPE Distribution (Hand Sanitizer, masks, gloves)
Social Distancing Enforced
Enhanced facility cleaning/disinfecting measures with concentrated focus on high frequency touch areas
What we offer:
$16.65/hour starting wage
No Experience Needed!
Paid health benefits, along with flexible work schedules.
Ability to advance your career!
What you will be doing:
Provide door-to-door transportation for passengers safely and efficiently
Ensure passengers are properly secured and provide assistance with all entries and exits
Greet passengers, accept fare payment and maintain a safe environment
Properly report all incidents, accidents, mechanical concerns
Completes pre-trip and post-trip inspections
Other duties as required
Who you are:
Must be at least 21 years old or older with a high school diploma, GED or equivalent.
Must have a clean certified driving record and be able to bring your MVR to the interview with a 3 year driving history.
Must have a valid driver’s license in MD, DC, or VA for at least 3 years
Must possess excellent customer service and communication skills.
Must be punctual with an emphasis on your attendance
Must submit to drug testing, DOT physical, and an extensive criminal background check.
Must be able to work in all types of weather.
Must be able to complete driver training.
Physical Requirements Include Ability to:
Sit for extended periods of time.
Lift, push, pull, and carry tools, objects, or equipment above shoulder level without assistance.
Move up and down stairs easily.
Reach overhead and below the knees, including bending, twisting, pulling, and stooping.
Transdev is the largest private sector operator of multiple modes of passenger transit in North America, providing bus, rail, paratransit and shuttle services. We manage over 200 transportation contracts for cities, transit authorities and airports, providing safe, sustainable, and innovative mobility solutions. Our mission is to improve public transportation, to enhance quality of life and contribute to a more sustainable environment.
If you have any questions, please contact us at 1 855-3DRIVER
For more information please visit our website at www.transdevna.com/careers
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions upon request.
Transdev is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion or other legally protected status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.
Job Locations US-MD-Hyattsville
Posted Date 3 weeks ago (2/15/2021 2:53 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-13995
Position Category Driver/Operator - Bus, Paratransit, Taxi, Limo, Shuttle
Internal Reference 781
Company/Division Transdev Services