Part Time Van Driver

Harrisburg, PA, USA Req #528
Friday, April 2, 2021
At Beacon, we strive to make a difference in our residents’ lives. We build outstanding communities that make enduring contributions to the vitality of our cities and towns. We create communities that serve a diverse cross section of our society. Our communities are healthy and vibrant. Why? Because they are planned with care, consideration, and compassion.


The vehicle Is a 15-passenger van.

Supervision Received:  Reports to Resident Services Coordinator 


Supervision Exercised:  N/A.

20-25 hours/week, anticipated 10-2 daily with some variation in the schedule. 


Essential Functions of the Position: (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed, nor do the listed examples include all duties that may be found in positions of this class.)

  • Fosters a positive, active and collaborative relationship with residents, communities and associated agencies.
  • Enforces and adheres to company policies, rules and regulations.
  • Works patiently, professionally and cooperatively with residents and staff.
  • Provides transportation for activities and resident needs, both social and personal.
  • Cleans and performs routine maintenance on van.
  • Implements shopping and recreational van trips.
  • Delivers notices.
  • Performs special projects, as assigned by manager.

Minimum Qualifications

Education:  High School diploma or G.E.D. required.

Qualifications and Skills:  Must maintain a valid driver’s license.  Should be outgoing, assertive and creative in dealings with elderly and disabled residents.  Ability to work independently, should be a self-starter.  Ability to plan, organize and lead according to resident needs.  Fluent in English. Bilingual capabilities may be required depending on property.  Ability to handle emergency situations and pressure due to complexity and time sensitivity.  Ability to be an active team member within the company.  Preserves and respects resident and applicant confidentiality.


Physical Capabilities:  Manual dexterity for competent driving and assisting residents in and out of van.  Ability to walk through the community.


Background Check:  Criminal Background Checks (CORIs for MA applicants), Drug/Alcohol Screening and Driver Record Checks are performed for all employees.  



Beacon Communities LLC seeks a diverse pool of candidates. We are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other protected class.

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Other details

  • Job Family Recreation and Rehab
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Required Education High School
  • Harrisburg, PA, USA