Location and Job Title:
Full Time Driver
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades
411 E. Clinton Ave.
Tenafly, NJ 07670
Senior Department Full-Time Driver will operate minibuses and vans (No CDL Required) and is responsible for the safety and supervision of senior adults while transporting them to a social day program.
Responsibilities: (include but are not limited to)
Comply with all road and safety regulations
Safely transporting senior adults and people with disabilities
Assisting participants getting in and out of vehicles
Operate wheelchair lifts in a safe manner
Route daily trips in an efficient, effective, and safe manner
Communicate with family members prior to drop offs/pickups
Work with other drivers to coordinate transportation changes
Vehicle care and cleanliness
Represent the organization in a positive way with dignity and integrity.
Assist participants in the program (as needed)
All other duties as assigned
Clean driving record required
Experience working with senior adults or those with disabilities. (Preferred)
Must be comfortable and knowledgeable about using GPS such as Google Maps.
This position description is not intended to be all-inclusive but is intended to be a generalized description of the primary job responsibilities and expectations.
Monday- Friday (excluding some holidays)
No Evening or Weekend shifts
Full Family Membership to the facility and access to gyms and pools included with employment
Paid Time Off
Eligible for Health Benefits
Must be an experienced driver and familiar with the Bergen County area
Experience working with older adults or those with disabilities: 2 years (Preferred)
Please send your resume and cover letter to Will Roberts at email@example.com
It is the policy of this institution to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status or status within any other protected group.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Hours will be from 8AM-4PM Monday - Friday for a total of 35 hours per week
Safely transporting groups of participants to and from The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades
Contacting families prior to drop offs/pickups
Assisting in maintaining client contacts in iPad database
Assist with creating/editing driver routes to maximize efficiency
Working with other drivers to coordinate transportation changes
As needed, assist participants within the programs during the day
All other duties as assigned
$35,000 - $45,000
Kaplen JCC On The Palisades is a welcoming home away from home for all who pass through its front doors. Our 185,000 square foot building plus acres of outside grounds feature 2 fitness centers, an indoor and outdoor aquatics center, group exercise, spin and pilates studios, 2 gymnasiums, tennis and racquet courts, indoor track, a luxurious spa, multiple playgrounds and fields and so much more. The JCC is home to the renowned Thurnauer School of Music, Leonard and Syril Rubin Nursery School, Neil Klatskin Day Camp, and the JCC Dance and Drama Schools. The JCC is also proud to offer extensive, high quality programs and services to adults of all ages, as well as to seniors and individuals with special needs.
Our vision is to be the center point of Jewish life in our community and to engage all generations in our mission and values.
Deeply rooted in Jewish values and tradition, the Kaplen JCC on the Palisades is a vibrant home for the Jewish People that welcomes all and cultivates the social, intellectual, physical and spiritual well-being of the entire community.
We are committed to demonstrating the following values and ask respect for these values from those with whom we interact:
CONNECTION TO JUDAISM AND ISRAEL
TIKKUN OLAM (repairing the world)