The Town of Dennis seeks applicants for the full time position of Bus Driver for the Council on Aging. The COA Bus Driver is responsible for operating COA vehicles and coordination of transportation, events and programs for the Dennis Senior Center, including: coordination of “demand response” service requests for local rides on COA CCRTA leased vans; Schedule and monitor, driver schedules; oversee compliance with required CCRTA training and regulations for van drivers; monitor drivers’ performance; coordinate service on vehicles; work with hospitals and other medical facilities to coordinate services; Produce monthly reports, and other reports as requested or required; use features of My Senior Center for scheduling rides and riders; Maintain records of transportation usage and driver history; Any other duty as required or assigned, including coordinating special events, day trips and other programs.
Minimum education required: High School diploma. Additional education and experience in municipal government, gerontology, human services, or related fields preferred; one to three years’ work experience with older adults and persons with disabilities, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent organizational skills, with ability to assess and correct problems, a proven ability to communicate well, maintain daily schedules, coordinate activities, and evaluate procedures for effectiveness. Proficiency is required in current computer hardware and software applications (Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook). Familiarity with My Senior Center Information Management platform is a plus. Ability to maintain confidential information, records, and prepare correspondence on routine matters. Must be able to operate a computer calculator, fax machine and copier and transition from one to another.
To apply for this position visit our website www.town.dennis.ma.us, click on “Employment Opportunities”, complete on line application and attach cover letter and resume.
Position will remain posted until interview process begins.
The Town of Dennis is an AA/EOE.