The Town of Maynard’s Council on Aging is seeking to hire a Substitute Van Driver to operate 8- and 12-passenger vans with wheelchair lifts. Driver will transport Maynard senior citizens over the age of 60 and disabled residents throughout Maynard and assist passengers in and out of vans with wheelchair lifts and secure passengers in seatbelts. Must be available on short notice to fill vacant shifts. Schedule/hours vary.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills are necessary. Ability to clean interior and exterior of van. Ability to carry packages, groceries in and out of van for passengers and provide light assistance when necessary. Working knowledge of the layout of the Town of Maynard. Knowledge of general maintenance and upkeep of van. Knowledge of Massachusetts driving rules and regulations. Basic technological skills are necessary including use of cell phone and tablet.
Minimum Entrance Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalency. Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required. CPR certification or willing to receive training.
Preferred Qualifications: Two (2) years experience driving bus or passenger van.
Please send letter of interest, certified driving history (available from the Massachusetts RMV, and resume to:
Human Resources Department
195 Main Street, Maynard, MA 01754 or
DEADLINE: Multiple positions, open until filled.