Job Description

Job Title: Driver - Casual
Job ID: 190000HN
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Shift: Variable
Facility: UPMC Mon Yough
Department: Behavior Hlth Transp Int
Location: 500 E Chestnut Avenue, Altoona PA 16003



Deliver and pick up materials and clients at locations throughout Blair County. 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 9-10 hours per week on an as needed basis. Scheduled hours would be 6:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and/or 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

  • Assist in planning daily van schedules.
  • Assist staff during outings and related activities as assigned by Supervisor when needed.
  • Pick up and drop off clients and/or mail at locations throughout Blair County. 
  • Report inappropriate client behavior to Supervisor. 
  • 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 driver's license and auto liability insurance.
Licensure / Certification:
  • Driver's License
  • Automotive Insurance
  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • Older Adult Protective Services Act
  • Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Act 31 Clearance 

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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