Sunshine Communities, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Northwest Ohio supporting individuals with developmental disabilities through residential, vocational, clinical, therapeutic, and recreational services. These services are offered in various circumstances including at our Maumee, Ohio campus and at homes within the community. In addition to programs on campus, Sunshine individuals and staff operate Georgettes Grounds and Gifts, a coffee shop and fair trade gift store located in downtown Maumee. Right across the road lies Sunshine Studios, an art studio space and gift store offering classes to individuals and the community.
To work as a Driver at Sunshine, you must love to drive and have a strong interest in supporting others and show compassion and empathy. Reliability and consistency is essential to excelling as a Driver.
High School Diploma or GED
Valid Drivers License, good driving record and Auto Insurance
18 years or older
Pass criminal background, drug screen and physical
Able to lift 60 lbs.
Prior Driving experience with Vans or Buses is a plus.
A Driver will be assigned driving routes and be responsible for picking up and taking home Individuals with Developmental Disabilities to and from vocational sites and jobs while assisting in other duties as needed. Responsibilities include the following:
Perform daily pre-trip inspection of assigned vehicles
Operate Sunshine vehicles to transport multiple Individuals at a time
Maintain order during trip and adhere to safety rules
Assist Individuals with On-boarding and Off-boarding safely from the vehicle
Follow assigned routes
Secure Individuals equipment and wheelchairs on and off the vehicle
Complete daily paperwork and monitor maintenance issues
Train staff on driving as needed
Assist with all duties assigned
Comprehensive health package (medical/dental/vision/life/disability) for Full-Time staff
401(k) with company match
Paid Vacation & Personal Days
Access to a Success Coach
Interest Free Tuition and Emergency Loans
Employee Assistance Program
Training & Advancement through Sunshine U