Driver-Attendant. This is an entry level position for candidates that are interested in pursuing a career in the health/medical fields or other related careers that have heavy contact with the public. We prefer applicants that have completed EMT training certification.
We can offer IMMEDIATE FULL-TIME positions in the Chico and surrounding areas. Our company provides custom specialized non-emergency medical transportation for the elderly and physically challenged people in our community. We are a "Hands on" and "Door through Door" service. This position can be physically demanding. Must be over 25 years old and have a good driving record. This job is very rewarding. This job is available all year round. Work hours can be arranged to be student schedule friendly.
Merit Medi-Trans provides transportation services to people with special needs. Our clients include persons who are confined to wheelchairs, who need assistance in walking, whose medical treatments cause weakness or dizziness, as well as persons who require supervision due to mental or emotional disabilities. Merit Medi-Trans can train you in procedures to provide the assistance our clients need, but we cannot train you to be caring and compassionate. If you are someone who genuinely cares about people and likes to help others, continue reading. If you are not, then this job is not for you.
Full time work shifts are scheduled Monday through Sunday - we have several shifts each day.
EARLY AM shifts (limited) that start between (3am to 4am),
REGULAR DAY shifts that start between (7:00am to 10:00am),
EVENING shifts (limited) that start between (1pm to 5pm),
OVERNIGHT shifts (limited) that start at (12am),
***Most work shifts are the regular day time hours - range of work hours are roughly 7am to 5pm
We prefer applicants to stop by our Chico office for an application packet or please feel free to respond to this posting for an application packet to be email attached or faxed to you.
***Please no calls to our offices******Interviews are arranged by appointment only***
Our Chico office is located at 1355 E. Eaton Rd #A in Chico, CA 95973.
Our Redding shop is located at 1655 E. Cypress Ave, Redding, CA 96002.
(office is located next to Eclipse Window Tinting)
Our Oroville Shop is located at 2140 Myers St. Oroville, CA 95966.
Our Red Bluff Shop is located near St. Elizabeth Community Hospital in Red Bluff.
Please provide clear copies of your current driver's license, current CA DMV printout, social security card, and all relevant medical training certifications turned in with your completed application packet.
Every driver applicant is required to supply a current 3 year DMV report at the time of application. You may have no more than two (2) points on your record for the prior three (3) year period. If at any time during employment a driver exceeds two (2) points on his/her DMV or becomes uninsurable for any reason, his/her employment will be terminated. A good driving record is essential for a Merit Medi-Trans driver.
There will be a pre-employment exam completed BEFORE the first day of employment. The State of California requires that all drivers obtain a DL51 medical examiner's certificate which includes a 10-panel drug screen and alcohol test.
Although the patients we transport are in stable condition, the State of California requires that each driver obtain a First Aid and CPR certificate from a qualified training provider prior to the end of his/her training period.
Merit Medi-Trans is proud of our drivers and the caring, professional service they provide to our clients. Our working atmosphere is friendly and comfortable, and every employee is treated with respect. If you agree that you are qualified to be a Merit Medi-Trans driver in accordance with the above requirement, you will be given an application for employment