Bus Driver (2024-0067)

  • Full Time
  • calgary

Carewest Innovative Healthcare

Here’s your chance to be a part of our story! Carewest is one of Calgary’s leaders in exceptional care and we are looking for passionate helpers to join our team.

At Carewest, our mission is to support all clients in maintaining their quality of life as they transition through their health care journey. Our core values of Caring, Relationships, Excellence, Accountability and Teamwork guide how we provide care to those who need it the most.

With a strong focus on delivering quality care & safety to our residents & clients we strive to attract innovative thinkers looking for a rewarding career.

Help us make a difference and connect with us today!

The Opportunity:

Reporting directly to the Manager, Transportation Services this position is responsible for transporting medically stable clients to and from medical appointments, leisure activities/programs, and to and from home, following a pre-planned route and defined time schedule. Key responsibilities include ensuring the safety and comfort of our clients while on boarding/off boarding, transporting, and accompanying clients to and from the desired location. In keeping with Traffic Regulations, Carewest’s Frame of Reference and Philosophy of Care this position maintains professional, ethical and safe standards at all times and provides excellent customer service. Other responsibilities include completing various forms and records, including updated route sheets, time sheets, and incident and accident reports. Responsible for other related duties as required.

Position Details:

Bi-weekly Hours: 0.00

FTE: 0.00

Shift: Casual

Shift Times: Casual

Union: Non Union GSS

Rate of Pay: $ 20.91 – $ 25.99

Qualifications & Experience

  • Graduation from Grade 12 is required Valid Alberta class 2-4 drivers’ license required;
  • Clean drivers abstract required; First Aid is an asset
  • Minimum 5 years of professional driving a bus or large vehicle is preferred; Training in Q’Straint – 4 Point Securement Systems an asset;
  • This position requires high attention to detail, initiative and the ability to work with minimal supervision;
  • Excellent communication skills and a professional demeanor are required;
  • Experience in a health care environment is an asset

About Carewest:

We select dedicated people just like you to care for our clients, those who offer compassion, knowledge and commitment to the treatment, progress, outcomes and lives of our clients. We are motivated to employ individuals who are passionate about what they do and, are naturally driven to uphold our client-centered approach, contribute to best-practice solutions and a desire to take their careers to the next level within Carewest.

We are one of Canada’s largest public healthcare providers of complex continuing care, rehabilitation and recovery services, and a wide variety of community programs for both seniors and others requiring specialized care. With 13 locations across Calgary and a team of over 3000 employees, we offer a diverse, interdisciplinary, and expert community of health care professionals. Our innovative practices allow for optimal opportunities to learn, grow, and excel with us.

Successful applicants not currently working for Carewest will need to provide a suitable police records check and vulnerable sector screen. Successful applicants may need to provide immunization records for positions in certain environments. Carewest is an equal opportunity employer and values the diversity of the people and communities we serve. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. For more information on Carewest, please visit our website at carewest.ca.