PASSENGER VEHICLE OPERATOR-ASHBURN SENIOR CENTER

Recruitment #21-110-2151

Introduction

Loudoun County Parks, Recreation and Community Services (PRCS) is a team of talented professionals, driven by results and customer relationships, and committed to excellence. The effective delivery of programs and community services can provide social, personal, economic, and environmental benefits to last a lifetime. Be a part of something that matters!

Job Description

PRCS- Creating Community through People, Parks and Programs

Are you looking for a job that will make a difference for someone in your community? Are you passionate about working with the senior population? Would you like to get in on the ground floor of a brand-new facility? Then join the Department of Parks, Recreation & Community Services, Area Agency on Aging. We have an immediate opening for a Passenger Vehicle Operator at the brand new senior center located in Ashburn, VA. The Ashburn Senior Center will be a vibrant showcase of quality programming for adults 55 and older. If you enjoy working with a team of dedicated professionals and are passionate about working with the senior population, this could be the position you?ve been looking for. This position will operate a passenger vehicle to provide transportation for people from their homes to the center and to other programs, activities and trips.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Driving a passenger vehicle for transportation of adults 55+
  • Maintaining a safe and clean vehicle
  • Complete and maintain daily logs, reports, and other required program records and statistics. This includes using automated systems and software
  • Interact with a diverse senior population
  • Assist with center activities and programs, including set up, clean up, serving lunch and other duties that are essential to center operations
  • Serves as a backup to front desk customer service staff
  • Requires excellent customer service through communication skills and the ability to interact with a diverse population while maintaining participant confidentiality at all times
  • Will assist with coordination of the Home Delivered Meal program at Dulles South Senior Center

Loudoun County Regular Full-time Employees are eligible for full benefits including but not limited to the following as a part of a total rewards package!

  • Retirement from the Virginia Retirement System (VRS)
  • Annual leave
  • Sick leave
  • Annual Paid Holidays
  • Group Health Plan
  • Group Life Insurance
  • Exceptional Performance Recognition
  • Credit Union Membership
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Job Requirements

  • Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and one year related work experience
  • Commercial Driver's license (CDL) Class C with passenger endorsement is required
  • CPR and First Aid Certification required
  • Six (6) months experience operating a bus, school bus, or other passenger vehicle

Special Requirements

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Six (6) months experience dealing with the general public, including working with seniors or other special population groups, is preferred
  • CDL license preferred at time of hire, however assistance may be provided to successful candidate to obtain appropriate CDL license within 4 months of hire

Post Conditional Offer Contingencies

  • Successful candidate will undergo criminal background and DMV record checks
  • Pre-employment drug and alcohol screening required
  • CPR and First Aid Certification required and must be obtained within 90 days of hire
  • CDL license within 4 months of hire
  • The incumbent of this position must comply with the Alcohol and Controlled Substance Testing Program as outlined by Loudoun County's Alcohol and Controlled Substance Testing Policy for Transportation Employees