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DRIVER - Transportation in Campbell, CA at GEO Reentry Services

Date Posted: 1/12/2023

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Campbell, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/12/2023
  • Job ID:
    36842/40605/211586

Job Description

Facility: CDCR PLACEMENT REGION 2

Pay: $20.88 hr.

Bonus (if applicable):

Shift:

Benefits: Employees working a normal work week (30 hours or more) will enjoy a competitive benefits package for an energized workforce with options for you and your family including:

• Paid time off        • Paid holidays         • 401(k)
• 401(k) matching      • Health Insurance        • Dental Insurance
• Vision Insurance       • Life Insurance          • Flexible spending account
• Health savings account    • Tuition Reimbursement     • Reduced tuition rates
• Employee discount     • Employee assistance program • Pet insurance
• Disability Insurance     • Paid training           • Other benefits available

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Are you looking for a career you can feel good about? We hire only those that strive to do their best. By joining our family, you'll receive the honor and recognition that comes with working for the industry's global leader in evidenced based rehabilitation.

Who We Are:

GEO provides complementary, turnkey solutions for numerous government partners worldwide across a spectrum of diversified correctional and community reentry services. From the development of state-of-the-art facilities and the provision of management services and evidence-based rehabilitation to the post-release reintegration and supervision of individuals in the community, GEO offers fully diversified, cost-effective services that deliver enhanced quality and improved outcomes.

Why Work for GEO:

  • At GEO, we believe that diversity in our workforce and the inclusion of a variety of views, perspectives, and backgrounds are integral parts of our company's success.
  • We believe that work is more than a place you go every day. It is about being inspired and motivated to achieve extraordinary things.
  • Employee benefits play an important role in making The GEO Group a great place to work. At GEO, we believe in the three pillars of employee wellbeing: physical, emotional, and financial. With comprehensive benefits and competitive wages, we trust that you will find all the resources you need here to be successful.

Summary

  • This position transports participants to STOP providers within the Program Area and, in some cases, external to the Program Area based on the needs of the Transportation Coordinator.
  • This position transports participants using the company passenger van.
  • The area includes local travel as well as Sonoma and Ventura counties.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Facilitates required transportation of participants into and within Program Areas under the direct oversight of the Transportation Coordinator.
  • Carries out transportation plans provided by the Transportation Coordinator.
  • Works in collaboration with drivers in other Program Areas to facilitate transportation by and between multiple Program Areas within the State of California, maximizing funding utilization and efficient transportation, ensuring participant retention consistent with the Transportation Plan
    established for each participant by the Transportation Coordinator.
  • Actively participates in staff meetings with all employees to discuss transportation and program issues and assigned duties as needed.
  • Monitors all aspects of facility transportation van, to include:
  • Conducting regular van inspections.
  • Conducting smog check certifications.
  • Internal and external cleaning of vans.
  • Assists Transportation Coordinator with coordinating and facilitating documents required for transportation of participants.
  • Assists with establishing and maintaining accurate tracking system of transportation, including efficient, cost-effective driver schedules, maximizing funding utilization and efficient transportation, ensuring participant retention.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience working in a program with the criminal justice population is preferred.
  • Possession of a valid, active driver’s license.
  • Possess a level of maturity to deal with sensitive issues.
  • Ability to know and comply with program documentation requirements, applicable ethical and professional standards of conduct.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Possession of excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to establish rapport with participants, including management of crisis situation and determination of need for additional professional assistance.
  • Possession of the skills necessary to implement the transportation plan and consult as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.