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Transportation Specialist (Driver) - 20 hrs/week - Benefit Eligible (Days)

City:  Waukesha
Shift Type:  Days - 1st Shift
Weekly Hours:  20
Location:  MacArthur Transportation Bldg (MACARTHUR)
Job Category:  Service or Skilled Trade

ProHealth Care has been the health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas for the past century, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services. The people of ProHealth Care strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation. The ProHealth family includes Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, the Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin, ProHealth Medical Group clinics, AngelsGrace Hospice, ProHealth Home Care & Hospice, West Wood Health & Fitness Center and Regency Senior Communities. Learn more at ProHealthCare.org

 

Hours: Flexibility required. Position schedule will vary Monday - Friday, on average 6-8 hour shifts with rotating start & ending times. Shift could start between 6:30am - 8:30am OR later from 9:00am - 10:30am. Saturday assignments are scheduled on a rotating staff basis (currently once every other month) typically 9:30 am - 3:00 pm and based on hospital patient discharge volumes requiring transportation.

 

Full Time / Part Time: Part Time with Benefits

 

FTE: 0.50

 

 

 

The Transportation Specialist provides quality, safe, specialized patient transportation using hospital lift equipped vehicles for non-ambulatory, non-emergent services, and specially equipped mini vans for ambulatory patient and cargo style vehicles for bulk material supply transport/deliveries within a seven county service area. Specialists utilize GPS/navigation/transportation software on a wireless communication device (smartphone) for critical and routine communications with clients/customers and dispatching team members. Computer skills are used to enter daily driving activity into an automated scheduling system.  Secondly, performs tasks related to vehicle maintenance and safety checks to ensure an environment that promotes continuous quality improvement, reflects and treats each individual with respect and compassion - the way they should be treated.

 

This position is physical in nature and requires exposure to the elements. 

 

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid WI driver's license with acceptable driving record.
  • At least 21 years of age or older.
  • At least three years driving experience with a safe driving record.
  • Experience in driving a full size van (15 passenger), para-transit bus, and/or cube truck with lift gate.
  • Knowledge of/or experience in the field of traffic safety.
  • Knowledge and experience driving in Waukesha and several surrounding southeastern WI counties.
  • First Aid Certification OR ability to obtain within 90 days of hire.
  • Demonstrated experience providing superior customer service.

 

ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.

 

ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

 

Do You Fit at ProHealth Care?

Here at ProHealth Care, we strive to be the best we can be, while continually improving the care we deliver. With patient care at the center of all we do, it is ingrained into our culture to attract the best and the brightest to ProHealth Care. We have a promise to our patients and employees: The Way You Should Be Treated. We live by this commitment and remain dedicated to creating a warm, safe and welcoming environment.