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Hiring Bonus Available - Person Served Transporter - Brain Injury/Stroke/Neuro - PT Days

Company: On With Life
Location: Ankeny
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Job Description:

As a Transporter at On With Life, you can be a part of something greater. The rehabilitation process from a brain injury or other neurological condition is a 24/7 job for each person served, and our Transporters are a critical part of the transdisciplinary team of experts helping them along the way.There is great joy in watching someone's firsts: first steps, first words, or even enjoy their first snack or favorite meal. You can be a large part of the journey that each person served takes, making memories with them along the way. We are a not-for-profit organization founded by survivors and their families, and each person served is a new member of that family. We are looking for extraordinary individuals like you to join us!This position primarily works varied weekday hours between 6am - 6pm based on person served transport needs, approximately 24 total hours per week. No weekend or holiday expectations. You will have a general idea of your schedule for each week, but some flexibility is required for last minute changes.We pay a 9% differential on your experienced-based base wage for all hours worked between 2pm and 10pm, and 11% for all hours worked between 10pm and 6am. We do annual raises based on budget capacity, and you also have the opportunity for a discretionary bonus at your anniversary.We also offer a Hiring Bonus of $1,000, paid in increments through your first 18 months of employment.What does our Person Served Transporter do?

  • Ensures an efficient and effective rehabilitation process through timely, supportive, safe and friendly transport of persons served and equipment to and from the facility for outings, appointments, and other person-served or organizational purposes.
  • Plans around various schedules, assisting persons served in and out of vehicles (including lifts/transfers and the use of various safety/security apparatus), and coordinating with other rehabilitation team members.
  • When not transporting, this position also assists with various duties within the Nursing department. If you have your CNA certification, this could include opportunities for direct care.An excellent candidate for this position is looking for more than just a job, and meets the following criteria:
    • Is willing to be a daily champion for our persons served
    • Is team-oriented, a lifelong learner, and an excellent communicator in all formats: in-person, phone, email, etc.
    • Is a positive and compassionate person
    • Is a servant leader who puts others before her/himself, treating all with dignity & respect
    • Has some personal or professional experience with individuals with disabilities or special needs
    • Is comfortable working with computers and electronic records
    • Is passionate about meeting new people and providing encouragement
    • Is detailed-oriented and a planner
    • Is comfortable with and capable of safely operating various types of passenger vehicles, occasionally in heavy trafficQualified candidates must be able to maintain an Iowa Class D3 Chauffeurs License and CPR certification. CNA certification a plus but not required.Please note that the federal government requires that our employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved medical or religious exemption. We may not be able to proceed with employment if you cannot meet one of these requirements.566794

Keywords: On With Life, Ankeny , Hiring Bonus Available - Person Served Transporter - Brain Injury/Stroke/Neuro - PT Days , Other , Ankeny, Iowa

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