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YMCA of Greater Seattle Bus Driver in Seattle, Washington

Overview

Our Commitment to Equity

The Y actively promotes a culture free from bias and injustice. We are dedicated to removing institutional and systemic barriers that result in oppression and racism. We will be accountable to marginalized communities for creating equitable and sustainable environments where social justice is woven into every facet of our programs, and by caring for our communities in a culturally versatile and respectful manner.

The YMCA of Greater Seattle is committed to providing a positive atmosphere that prioritizes safety and inclusivity for all employees. The YMCA of Greater Seattle has implemented safety standards and protocols related to preventative health measures based on CDC and local health department guidelines .

Job Summary

Every day hundreds of children participate in fun and engaging YMCA programs. Be part of an amazing team of staff focused on teaching teamwork and social skills, and support children as they grow and learn.

Day Camp season runs June 21 – August 27 (start dates vary by location) with trainings for some positions beginning in early May/June. Shifts range from 6:45am - 6:15pm. Day camp program sites are located throughout the community surrounding our branches at local schools and parks.

Boost your career while you help kids have the best summer ever! When you join our team of summer staff, you're signing on for a summer of adventure with energetic coworkers, and plenty of perks like a free Y membership and paid training for certifications like First Aid and CPR.

Seeking ongoing work after the summer? Our seasonal jobs are a great way to begin your career with the Y, with many staff continuing into our year-round job opportunities.

Responsibilities

  1. Transports children to and from program activities and site(s).

  2. Makes daily safety inspections of vehicle.

  3. Reports to supervisor any conditions on vehicle in need attention or correction.

  4. Oversees conduct of children on vehicle.

  5. Follows all driver guidelines and standards.

  6. Follows YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergencies.

  7. May supervise a group of program participants.

Qualifications

  1. 22 years of age or older

  2. Current state approved first aid certification.

    1. Current state approved CPR certification.
    1. TB test by the Mantoux method.**
  1. Other applicable education, training, and experience, which provide the knowledge, abilities, and skills necessary to perform effectively in the position will be considered.

  2. HIV/AIDS training certification.

    1. immunizations
  1. Current Washington State Commercial Driver's License (CDL), with class B Passenger endorsement and Air Brake Restrictions Removed for 66-passenger buses.

  2. Driving record which meets or exceeds YMCA standards.

  3. Four years or more general driving experience, with bus driving experience preferred.

  4. Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical ability, sexual orientation, etc.). Ability to speak any language in addition to English may be helpful.

  • At hire or earliest possible training.

** Prior to beginning duties.

At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of people with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility. We also believe in supporting the wellbeing of our employees and offer a free Y membership as a benefit of employment.

Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities.

“YGS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and equitable work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran , or any other status protected by local, state , or federal law.

We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on the results of a background check and (on applicable jobs) drug screening, including screening for marijuana. We participate in the Federal E-Verify system.

If you need assistance of any kind with the application process, reach out to recruiting@seattleymca.org or the HR department at 206.382.5082.”

MISSION STATEMENT:

Building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind, and body.

OUR VALUES:

  • Respect

  • Responsibility

  • Honesty

  • Caring

  • Passion for Excellence

CDL Bus School Transportation Driver Shuttle Road Van Transport

Job Locations US-WA-Seattle

Posted Date 2 weeks ago (2/22/2021 1:23 PM)

ID 2021-11301

Type Seasonal

# of Openings 3

Location University YMCA

Category Transportation

Address 5003 12th Avenue NE

Minimum compensation USD $20.50/Hr.

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