Transportation Specialist

Northstar Behavioral Health is a place where patients and employees grow and thrive. We truly believe in our mission, vision and values. We are looking for individuals that possess the ability to support clients to become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well and spiritually alive. If you are passionate about recovery and about making a difference in the lives of others, we want to hear from you. The transportation specialist is responsible for driving all Northstar Behavioral Health vehicles legally, safely and responsibly.

Essential Functions And Responsibilities Of Transportation Specialist

  • Transport clients to and from appointments, intake pickups, discharge drop offs, etc.

  • Be aware of and follow all safety practices/risk assessments at all times

  • Understanding of working in a confidential manner

  • Ensure that vehicles are cleaned on a regular basis (inside and out)

  • Inspect the vehicle as required and report any defect or damage to supervisor; as well as coordinate all maintenance of vehicles in a timely manner

  • Open and effective communication with Lead Technicians, Clinical staff and Nursing staff to coordinate effective and efficient transportation for clients

  • Ability to communicate properly with Methadone clinics to set up Federal Grants and take outs for clients

  • Ensure all passengers in the vehicle are compliant, safe and nonvolatile

  • Maintain proper boundaries with not only clients but clients of the opposite sex

  • Ensure first aid kit and emergency kits are fully stocked - check on bi-weekly basis at minimum

Minimum Qualifications Required

  • First Aid / CPR Certified

  • Must be 18 years or older

  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Must have driver’s license

  • Acceptable driving record

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