Job Description

Job Title: Driver - Casual
Job ID: 701929
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Home Nursing Agency
Department: Behavior Hlth Transp Int
Location: 500 E Chestnut Avenue, Altoona PA 16003


Deliver and pick up materials and clients at locations throughout the service area. This will be done in a manner consistent with efficiency, cost effectiveness and regulatory compliance.

This position does not receive full time hours. This is a casual position that will work 9-12 hours per week on an as needed basis. You can pick your schedule of either 6 am - 9 am and/or 2:30 to 5:30 pm. 

  • Assist in planning daily van schedules.
  • Assist staff during outings and related activities as assigned by Supervisor when needed.
  • Deliver and pick up clients and/or mail at locations throughout the service area. Deliver and transport clients and/or mail to assigned locations. Report inappropriate client behavior to management. Maintain a comfortable, safe atmosphere on the van while transporting clients. Assist clients in and out of van, maintain a friendly, courteous and patient attitude. Record mileage, location stops and time on Agency records on a daily basis. Complete monthly van reports. Report schedule changes/problems to supervisor.
  • Demonstrate support of Agency mission and philosophy in delivery of services.
  • Maintain a safe driving record.
  • Maintain and protect patient, client and Agency confidentiality.
  • Participate in Agency committees as requested.
  • Prepare and submit accurate Activity Reports as directed.
  • Promote personal and co-worker safety during work duties.
  • Purchase gas, oil and clean and wash vans as specified in procedure.
  • Work to achieve and maintain quality and customer satisfaction in the delivery of services to internal/external customers.


High School diploma preferred. Previous van driving experience preferred. Access to transportation in the Agency service area with valid Pennsylvania drivers license and auto liability insurance.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Driver's License
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $12.18 to $18.51 / hour

Union Position: No

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