Seniors’ Activity Centre Shuttle Bus Driver
Located on the traditional, ancestral and unceded lands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, West Vancouver is a vibrant community on the North Shore and home to parks, beaches, and to sports, recreation and arts amenities. We are seeking employees with a passion for public service who share our commitment to creating a complete, inclusive and livable community. Our dedicated staff deliver services, operate facilities and run the programs that enhance the well-being of our community.
The West Vancouver Community Services Department has an immediate opening for casual Shuttle Bus Drivers. The Shuttle Bus Driver’s position is responsible for driving a set route based on a schedule and picking up and dropping off of passengers who are seniors. The Shuttle Bus Driver must demonstrate superior communication skills to deal effectively with the passengers who may need assistance loading and unloading onto the bus, or assistance with walkers and/or parcels.
The preferred candidates will possess: some experience and a desire to work with seniors; good communication and problem solving skills; good customer service skills; strong organizational and time management skills.
Applications will be accepted from those with a minimum Class 4 unrestricted Driver’s Licence, exemplary driving record, proven experience in customer service, and who are adaptable to a flexible work schedule. First Aid certification will be considered an asset. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide a current Driver’s Abstract.
The successful candidate is required to supply an ICBC driver’s abstract, an acceptable police information check and a copy of their credentials.
Please upload a copy of your ICBC Driver’s Abstract and Claim’s History with your application.
This posting does not list all the duties of the position, nor does it fully detail the required skills, knowledge and abilities, licenses and certificates required of candidates. For details please refer to the Class Specification which is available for inspection in the Human Resources Department or on WestNet.
WVMEA (Union) – Casual
Hours of Work:
Up to 20 hours per week. Hours and days of work may vary depending on operational requirements.
Starting Rate of Pay:
$19.54 per hour + 12% in lieu of benefits.
This position has a pay structure with 3 Steps which increases based on hours worked.
11:59 p.m. on Monday July 26, 2021
Please visit the District of West Vancouver’s Career Centre at westvancouver.ca/careers to apply for this position.
We want to thank all applicants, however only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.