Our Transporter Officer primary responsibility for securely transporting Person Served between destinations and ensuring that the vehicles used for transportation activities are safe and properly maintained. Secondary responsibilities are to perform security officer duties immediately following the conclusion of their transportation assignments.
- High school diploma or equivalent certification required
- Must be at least twenty-one (21) years of age
- Ability to work overtime frequently
- Ability to travel extended periods of time
- Ability to work up to sixteen (16) hours within a rolling 24 hour period
- Must be mature, flexible, and able to command the respect and confidence of CCS and staff, philosophically committed to the objectives of the facility, and possess a high tolerance to mental stress
- A current drivers license with no preventable accidents, suspensions for driving convictions, Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) or Driving Under the Influence (DUI) or more than two (2) moving violations on any type of vehicle for the past three (3) years Passing a company and Department of Transportation (DOT) defensive driving class
- Conducts pre-trip and post-trip inspections of all vehicles operated. Provides written Daily Vehicle Inspection Reports (DVIR) at the end of each trip and ensures that all potential safety defects are reported to the Transportation Director.
- Ensures that all paperwork is in order before beginning a trip. Notifies the Transportation Director if there are problems before initiating a trip.
- Ensures that vehicles have the necessary safety equipment before initiating a trip.
- Completes all necessary paperwork and reports in an accurate and thorough manner
- Ensures that patient is properly secured prior to leaving a facility and while in a vehicle.
- The above responsibilities are a highlight of responsibilities and not a full list. Other responsibilities may be performed as assigned.