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Full Time Driver
Kaplen JCC on the Palisades
411 E. Clinton Ave.
Tenafly, NJ 07670

Principal Responsibilities:

Job Description:
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
Qualifications:
 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.


Minimum Qualifications:

Job Details:
 Monday- Friday (excluding some holidays)
 Hours: 8AM-4PM
 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
Experience:
 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 wroberts@jccotp.org
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
 Vehicle care/cleanliness
 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

Salary:

$35,000 - $45,000

Agency Information:

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.

VISION

Our vision is to be the center point of Jewish life in our community and to engage all generations in our mission and values.

MISSION
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.

VALUES

We are committed to demonstrating the following values and ask respect for these values from those with whom we interact:

COMMUNITY
CONNECTION TO JUDAISM AND ISRAEL
INTEGRITY
QUALITY
RESPECT
RESPONSIBILITY
SAFETY
TIKKUN OLAM (repairing the world)