TRANSIT DRIVERS

VACANCY ANN#: STOI-22-129
TITLE: TRANSIT DRIVERS
DEPARTMENT: PLANNING AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
LOCATION: WELLPINIT, WA
SALARY LEVEL: $16.00 – $19.00 / PER HOUR
STATUS: REGULAR, FULL-TIME
OPENING DATE: DECEMBER 8, 2022
CLOSING DATE: OPEN UNTIL FILLED 

The Spokane Tribe of Indians is a great place to work! We offer competitive Benefits, matched 401K, & incentives that include; possible Commute Allowances and generous paid time off, with twenty-two paid holiday/wellness days off per year, plus Personal Time Off (PTO) accrual and cash-out ability!

 INTRODUCTION:  The Moccasin Express offers safe, reliable transportation to area residents for medical, dental, mental health and addiction recovery appointments.

 MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Operate passenger vehicles in safe and responsible manner in all road conditions.
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitization standards as recommended by the CDC for the Moccasin Express vehicles.
  • Transport clients to and from appointments safely and timely.
  • Maintain complete documentation as required by Federal Transit Administration (FTA) and Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) compliance regulations.
  • Must follow and adhere to confidentiality standards.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED FOR POSITION:

  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills, will work respectfully with Elders.
  • Must be punctual and dependable.
  • Must have the ability to write routine paperwork.
  • Must be able to work a schedule that will vary.
  • Must have knowledge of traffic and road safety.
  • Must have the ability to drive in inclement weather.

GUIDELINES:

  • Represent the Spokane Tribe in a competent, professional manner;
  • Comply with all of The Moccasin Express and Tribal personnel policies procedures,
  • Tribal law and Order Code, as well as all federal funding agencies’ guidelines.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • This position requires approximately 80% of the time operating public transit vehicles and 20% time allocation for maintenance and cleaning of vehicles and facilities.
  • This position requires the ability to bend, stoop, lift, and carry items weighing up to 50 pounds.
  • This position requires the ability to safely operate motor vehicles.

 MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid WA State Driver’s License, good driving record and be tribally insurable
  • Must be able to pass a DOT drug test and all required background checks as required by the Spokane Tribe of Indians.

  

*Safety Sensitive Position

 

Must Apply On-line: https://spokanetribe.bamboohr.com/careers/157?source=aWQ9MjA%3D

  

Contact: Sabrina McCoy or Empero Corral

Ph: 509-458-6583 or 458-6527 Fax: 509-458-6556

E-mail: hrfrontdesk@spokanetribe.com

Applications must be received no later than 4:30 p.m. on the closing date.

The Spokane Tribe reserves the right to hire according to its Indian Preference Hiring Policy

All Applicants are subject to a Pre-Employment Drug Test, Safety Sensitive Positions Also Test for Marijuana

All Positions with the Spokane tribe of Indians are subject to a 90-day orientation period