• Yuma - Personal Vehicle (B.Y.O.V.) Driver in Tucson, AZ

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    Employment Type
    Regular Part-Time
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    Personal Vehicle Driver/BYOV

    Job Description




    This position provides transportation service for clients of behavioral health services and centers, routine medical appointments from their home, hospital, facility or other location and safely transport to the destination.  The driver is responsible for maintaining accurate and complete transport documentation.  Hours of work may vary and are dependent upon organizational needs.  This position requires the use of the employee’s personal vehicle and such vehicle must meet vehicle requirements as listed as well as pass initial and on-going safety inspections.

    ComTrans is a safety sensitive company.


    Job description(s) are subject to change based on business necessity


    Part time $20.00 hour while driving & $11.50 hour for training/ non exempt

    Condition of employment is subject to personal vehicle passing initial and continued inspections.

    Peak Volume Drivers


    No weekends

    Rate $20.00 per hour



    Dedicated to ComTrans for their shift--may request early release or late start but time/pay will be adjusted and it must be approved

    Wear company provided shirt

    Employee Badge

    Use of Company phone (for provider application)

    Clean, well maintained vehicle -- must be approved prior to hire

    Non Driving Pay (training, inspections, meetings, etc.) $11.50

    Ambulatory adults only (would need to shift our adult drivers over to kids programs during those hours)

    Monthly inspections of vehicle with fleet manager by Facetime or quick meet at office.

    Vehicle will need to be approved as a condition of hire.

    Level I Fingerprint Card/Complete fingerprint app

    Shifts will start and end from base unless you have the ability to fax/scan paperwork then you can start from your first call and end at your last call.

    Education:  High School Graduate or equivalent preferred but not required.


    Age:    All ComTrans driving positions are required to be at least 21 years old as required by insurance.  Exceptions may be made for non-driving positions on a case-by-case basis and dependent upon the position and its responsibilities.


    Personal Vehicle Requirements

    Four door sedan or mini-van type vehicle, 2005 or newer, less than 150,000 miles

    Climate control in excellent working order.

    Clean, free from dents or broken/chipped glass

    Proof of Arizona required vehicle insurance

    Allow ComTrans identified mechanic shop to conduct in person inspection by a certified mechanic of personal vehicle every three months

    Allow monthly inspections by ComTrans Fleet Manager either by Facetime/Skype or other similar program or by bringing approved vehicle to  ComTrans office once each month.

    Allow ComTrans signage to be placed on vehicle (magnetized type and easily removed each day)



    Valid AZ driver’s license. 

    Approved by our insurance company as a driver.


    Company Provided Training/Certifications

    Have or be able to obtain a Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card

    First Aid/CPR

    Crisis Prevention and Intervention.

    Complete ComTrans Driver Certification Training Program.


                Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: 

    Communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

    Be well organized and efficient. 

    Work independently with little supervision.

    Be a strong team player.

    Have excellent driving skills

    Understand customer service internally and externally.

    Use sound judgment in making decisions and solving problems.

    Utilize time management skills - prioritizing and planning.

    Maintain a high level of confidentiality.

    Be able to de-escalate situations effectively.

    Utilize proper communication skills.

    Have the ability to perform services in a professional and businesslike manner and to the highest standard of professional conduct.


    Physical Requirements:

    Ability to stand, climb stairs/steps, escort clients to and from destination, kneel, crouch, reach and extend arms

    Able to grasp objects such as steering wheel, car seats, etc

    Sit in a driving or sitting position for long periods of time.

    Able to get in and out of vehicles multiple times during shift

    Assist clients in and out of the vehicles multiple times each day.

    Able to bend, kneel and secure car seats when needed.

    Ability to lift or move at least 40 pounds

    Ability to carry, lift and install child seats into vehicles and secure children into child seats.

    Able to perform vehicle pre and post trip inspections for each shift

    Able to work in a variety of environments; inside and outside, able to tolerate a variety of climate changes and conditions




    The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to, the following: 

    Document transportation issues using professional documentation practices.

    Knowledgeable on the Routine Drivers operation and Guide, including the use of vehicles, routing, mapping and car seat use.

    Understand and communicate ComTrans policies and procedures as stated in the Employee Handbook.

    Ensure the safety of clients at all times.

    Knowledgeable in the use of appropriate child seats

    Able to utilize company provided phone to capture client transport data.

    Escort all clients in to the destination sites.

    Practice defensive driving at all times.

    Conduct vehicle check prior to start of day.

    Maintain a safe work environment.

    Use appropriate car seats as needed and required by law.

    Communicate with dispatch, supervisors, and managers regarding all incidents/accidents.

    Able to plan route for next day based on manifest provided

    Ensure vehicle has required supplies (maps, driving directions, vehicle driver identification, fire extinguisher, car seats as needed)

    Ensure all paperwork is completed; accurate and turned in at the end of each shift.

    Maintain State required insurance minimums

    Be available during specified work times.

    Ensure vehicle is clean inside and out at all times while transporting ComTrans clients.

    While on duty, display vehicle signage and place as directed.

    Wear company issued uniform and badge at all times while on duty.

    Obey all traffic laws at all times, including all posted speed limits.

    Other duties as assigned.

    EEO Statement

    ComTrans, Inc. is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.  


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