The Driver/Job Coach is responsible for the pick up, and delivery of goods and provides ongoing supervision and support to consumers in developing and maintaining appropriate work skills both on and off the jobsite. The qualified candidate must possess thorough knowledge of the Anchorage/Mat-Su area road systems. Prefer minimum 5 years driving experience or some driving experience with a delivery van and 3 years experience working with persons who experience developmental disabilities. Strong oral & written communication skills and ability to interact effectively with other staff & the public are a must. Ability to operate a cube van.
Must be at least 21 years old. High School diploma/GED required and Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field preferred. Background check, TB test required. Must have a valid driver’s license, a medical card and a clean driving record. Must complete Arc driver’s training. An Arc application must be submitted to be considered for any position. Excellent benefits package for full-time employment. DOE.
Hours : Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pmJob Type:
The Arc of AnchorageCompany Description:
To encourage and celebrate the potential of people who experience disabilities.
Management/Employee Communication Philosophy:
We believe that happy, motivated, caring employees are the key to providing quality service, and therefore the key to a successful consumer centered operation. Management is committed to making The Arc of Anchorage a good place to work. There is a commitment to open communication, and a participative management style that encourages employee discussion and involvement in decisions.
Every employee is responsible for meeting or exceeding the agency’s consumer service standards, being helpful and friendly to co-workers, and being an active team player in the agency. Employees are expected to ask questions, make suggestions, and look for better ways to operate.
In return, employees can expect that The Arc’s managers will be fair; will reward
them for their hard work and commitment to our consumers; will encourage open discussion and creative problem solving; will give them opportunities to develop new skills and abilities; will keep them informed, and will provide them with the training, resources, and support they need to deliver excellent service.
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