All Otterbein positions exist in order to enhance the lives and nurture the growth of older persons by providing high quality service in a cheerful, timely manner and by communicating, coordinating, and cooperating with others to attain goals.
The Driver I / Travel Aide operates community-owned vehicles to provide authorized transportation for residents and partners. Accompanies residents during scheduled medical trips and provides direct care and assistance while traveling and waiting for medical care.
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent.
Licensure/Certification: Valid Ohio Driver’s License, Clean Driving Record, CDL a Plus. Successfully state tested and listed on the Nurse Aide Registry within four (4) months of hire.
Experience: Three (3) years of car or small van driving or equivalent vehicle experience required.
Skills: Ability to drive a manual transmission vehicle required and to do pre-trip inspection of vehicle. Skilled to communicate courteously and effectively with residents and other partners required. Must have the capacity to find locations using standard road maps as well as written and verbal directions.