The Loop Shuttle Driver

Full Year

Job Summary:


The Loop Shuttle Driver provides transportation on a closed loop route for clients of The O’Reilly Center for Hope who are experiencing homelessness.

Evaluation:


Following adopted policies and practices of Community Partnership of the Ozarks and United Way of the Ozarks, the Vice President of Affordable Housing and Homeless Prevention will evaluate The Loop Shuttle Driver.

Reporting Structure:


The Loop Shuttle Driver will report to the Vice President of Housing and Homeless Prevention.

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • License or Certification – Shuttle Drivers must have a valid MO driver’s license (Class E).
  • High School Diploma or equivalency preferred.
  • Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.
  • Ability to lift, lower, push, pull, and retrieve objects weighing a minimum of 30 pounds.
  • Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.
  • Experience working with those who are homeless or at high risk for homelessness is preferred.
  • Ability to work under stressful circumstances at times.
  • May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively.
  • Adheres to the company's Standards of Business Conduct.

Essential Qualifications/Skills:


  • Provides shuttle services in a closed loop route to specific stops for guests of the O’Reilly Center for Hope for those who are experiencing homelessness.
  • Conduct inspections of the Loop Shuttle, reporting any mechanical or maintenance needs to the Vice President of Affordable Housing and Homeless Prevention or other designated entity.
  • Engages with guests to ensure safe travel to designated sites.
  • Tracks and reports services for each client receiving services and for project as a whole.
  • Adheres to strict confidentiality guidelines for each guest served through The Loop program.
  • Ensures current licensure and/or certifications, if applicable.
  • Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner. - Ability to work independently without supervision.
  • Outdoor exposure. – Shuttle drivers will be transporting guests to crisis cold weather shelters during extreme cold and inclement weather.

Position Clarification:


The Loop Shuttle Driver position is a full time, 37.5 hour per week position. This is a grant funded position and is based upon funding availability. Community Partnership of the Ozarks is an Equal Opportunity Employer.