DRIVER BOP in Morgantown, PA at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Facility: ABRAXAS ACADEMY

Compensation Base: $16.15 per hour

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Schedule: 8am-4pm Monday - Friday (but must have the ability for flexible hours depending on facility needs).

Abraxas Youth and Family Services is a national leader in the operation of residential treatment facilities and community-based programs for troubled youth and their families. We offer a wide array of services to include life skills, mental health services, cognitive behavioral therapy, family counseling, drug and alcohol treatment, case management services, recreational activities as well as vocational and educational services. Abraxas is a great place to start your career whether you have a high school diploma or GED, military experience, some college, or a bachelor or advanced degree.  If you are interested in counseling, juvenile justice, psychology, social work, teaching or just want to make a difference, we have a career path for you. Help change lives at Abraxas Youth and Family Services.

 

Summary:
The Driver will be responsible for transporting clients and/or their families to and from the facility. The Driver will assist with maintaining program responsibilities while on approved transports with clients.

 

Essential Functions: 

  • Operate company vehicle according to state and federal laws in order to transport clients, staff members, and administrative support to and from the program/facility for business related appointments according to assigned schedule.
  • Assist in the maintenance of assigned vehicles by inspecting each vehicle prior to use, routine cleanliness vehicle checks, and performing minor maintenance as required and document service work performed.
  • Keep Inventory of our incoming parcels and unpack and place on shelves.
  • Prepare clothing and hygiene cart for new intakes.
  • Supervise clients to ensure safety and security of clients and manage client behavior.
  • Provide emergency medical treatment (i.e. first aid) in the event of a medical problem during transport.
  • Document trip and any significant incidents that occurred during transport in vehicle log. Communicate significant client incidents or related issues to supervisors immediately.
  • Assist the Secretary with maintaining the Operation and Security of the Control Room.
  • Administer Medication to residents while on transports and timely document their efforts.
  • Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.
  • Demonstrates appropriate use of Safe Crisis Management techniques and skills.

 

 

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • The following educational requirements are acceptable for this classification including:
  • High school diploma or GED


Other Qualifications:

  • At least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34, specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI).
  • Non-communicable diseases physical exam.