Entry Level - Driver (16+hrs) - Byron Park (2014018)

Kisco Senior Living, LLC Walnut Creek, CA
Byron Park:

A Kisco Community ideally located in an exquisite setting with open space views from every vantage point. Situated between Rossmoor and downtown Walnut Creek, just 30 miles from San Francisco, Byron Park's full-service senior community has been serving the area with Independent and Assisted Living options since 1991.

For over 25 years, Kisco Senior Living has specialized in developing and managing full service rental senior living communities that provide an enriched lifestyle. Our associates are the key to our success and pride themselves in working with integrity, kindness, creativity and passion. We are looking for individuals that will support our mission for growth and uphold our strong principles, values and beliefs by, embodying collaboration, compassion and an eagerness to learn and develop.

Kisco Senior Living Creates Communities Where We Share Passions, Live in Balance and Leave a Legacy.

Position Summary:

At Byron Park, the Driver is responsible for helping implement the community's Art of Living WellSM philosophy and the 6 dimensions of wellness (Vocational, Intellectual, Physical, Emotional, Social, and Spiritual) through daily interaction with residents and providing transportation to community programs, events and resident appointments as required. The community Driver provides exemplary customer service that encourages independence and fosters a secure and friendly environment.

Essential Job Functions:

* Drive vehicles to community events, special programs, shopping excursions, and resident appointments as required.

* Assist with scheduling transportation as required.

* Monitor residents' well-being in a general way and report any changes in condition to the appropriate associate/department immediately.

* Promote resident attendance and participation in all Wellness programs.

* Monitor residents' participation and activity levels and provide feedback to the Wellness Director as needed.

* Maintain a safe and professional manner at all times while driving community vehicles and when representing the community off site.

* Monitor general maintenance and overall safety of vehicles and communicate any concerns to Wellness Director immediately.

* Teach and facilitate programs as appropriate.

* Assist in setting up/tearing down Wellness and community events as needed.

* Perform other related duties as required.

Qualifications and Skills:

* High school graduate

* One to two years' experience as a driver preferred (preferably with seniors)

We welcome retired persons to apply!!

Special Requirements/Certifications:

* Valid driver's license and proof of good driving record

* Commercial Driver's License or ability to obtain one within reasonable time of employment (as required)

* First Aid Certification

What we offer:

* A Free Meal with every shift

* Employee Awards and Recognition

* Excellent growth and advancement opportunities

* Scholarship Opportunities

We are looking for genuine, motivated, and caring people to join our Kisco team.

APPLY TODAY TO START YOUR CAREER AT KISCO!

* Kisco Senior Living is an Equal Opportunity Employer