St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.Summary of the Job
The Shuttle Bus Driver is responsible for the transport of employees from the designated areas of the Hospital Administration Bridge, Employee Parking Lot and Riverside Lot. The Driver is responsible for insuring safe operating conditions of the shuttle. The Driver must report any needed repair/preventative maintenance to the Materials Operations Manager or Department Head for action. Safe driving measures must be practiced at all times, using good judgment when transporting, picking up and dropping off employees. Minimum Qualifications
: High school diploma or equivalent required; Driver’s License required (CDL not required); must maintain a safe driving record. Must have interpersonal skills when dealing with all levels of hospital personnel. Must provide excellent customer service. Must maintain professional demeanor and practice confidentiality at all times.
This position requires driving a hospital-owned vehicle and/or a personally owned vehicle to perform the essential job duties. In order to be considered, the candidate:
- Must have a valid and current state issued driver’s license
- Must maintain and provide proof of automobile insurance (at his/her own expense) in amounts which meet at least the minimum liability coverage limits required by the state of their residence.
- Clearance of driving record check; Driving records shall not contain any of the following: a suspended or revoked driver’s license, 3 or more moving violations in the past 36 months, 2 or more accidents in the past 36 months, 1 or more instances of driving under the influence (DUI) or driving while intoxicated (DWI) within the past 24 months, at fault in a fatal accident within the past 5 years, leaving the scene of an accident within the past 36 months, and/or reckless driving within the past 12 months.
Experience with driving a shuttle preferred. Physical Demands:
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting up to 10 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required:
Constant (67%-100%) – reaching, handling/feeling, talking, hearing, seeing
Occasionally (1%-33%)– climbing (stairs, ladders, poles, etc.)
Location/Region: Covington, LA (US)