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Red Cross - Transportation Volunteer Driver


  • WHERE
    Ottawa, ON

DESCRIPTION

The Canadian Red Cross Society, a non-profit, humanitarian organization dedicated to helping Canadians, as well as the most vulnerable throughout the world, is seeking a Transportation Volunteer Driver. Reporting to the Transportation Assistant Manager, the Transportation Volunteer Driver, will provide Transportation services to and from various appointments for seniors and individuals with physical mobility difficulties who are unable to use public transportation.

Key Responsibilities:

Abide by all policies, procedures and practices ensuring the safety of all concerned; including securement of mobility aids, circle checks.
Drive clients to designated destinations based on pre-scheduled routes, ensuring their safe and punctual arrival
Operate Driver Mate to access ride/route schedule or paper ride manifest, complete mileage reports, accident/incident reports.
Perform pre-trip inspection of vehicle before driving and report defects to the Program Coordinator.
Follow all policies and procedures as required to maintain a healthy and safe working environment.
Ensure that the exterior and interior of vehicles are clean and presentable to clients and the public.
Perform safety and security checks of clients, and report any concerns of deteriorating health and/or other needs to the Program Coordinator.

Qualifications:

21 years of age or older
2 years driving experience with a valid G Ontario Drivers License
Not more than 3 demerit points on drivers record
This position requires a successful Canadian criminal record check.

Working Conditions:

Six-month commitment.
Minimum 1 day, 8 hours per week – Monday to Friday
Drivers are asked to commit to a designated day of the week, and two days notification is required for driver cancellations excluding medical emergencies or sick days.

Interested parties may visit: https://trr.tbe.taleo.net/trr01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CRCS&cws...

The Canadian Red Cross Society is an equal opportunity employer.

Who You'll be Assisting

Canadian Red Cross - Volunteer Resource Services

Our Mission: The Canadian Red Cross mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world.

Our Network: The Canadian Red Cross Society is part of the largest humanitarian network in the world, the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

Our Vision: The Canadian Red Cross is the leading humanitarian organization through which people voluntarily demonstrate their caring for others in need.

Our Values: Our actions and decisions will be based upon: humanitarian values, as expressed in our Fundamental Principles; respect, dignity and care for one another within and outside of Red Cross, and integrity, accountability, effectiveness, and transparency.


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Who You'll be Assisting

Canadian Red Cross - Volunteer Resource Services

Our Mission: The Canadian Red Cross mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity in Canada and around the world.

Our Network: The Canadian Red Cross Society is part of the largest humanitarian network in the world, the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

Our Vision: The Canadian Red Cross is the leading humanitarian organization through which people voluntarily demonstrate their caring for others in need.

Our Values: Our actions and decisions will be based upon: humanitarian values, as expressed in our Fundamental Principles; respect, dignity and care for one another within and outside of Red Cross, and integrity, accountability, effectiveness, and transparency.