Transport Specialist

    • Job Tracking ID: 512690-731408
    • Job Location: Utica, NY
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: Any
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: May 05, 2020
    • Years of Experience: Any
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

The Transport Specialist will provide support services to families with children in assigned county

Functions:

  • Transport youth to appointments as needed
  • Arrange transportation for youth
  • Provide individualized instruction on how to utilize public transportation
  • Facilitate supervised visitation sessions as needed
  • Provide feedback to home visitor regarding parent/youth interactions during visitations
  • Collaborate with Safe Care staff to help families achieve program goals

Schedule: Non exempt
Regular hours entail Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm with ability to work evenings and weekends as needed
Rotating on call responsibilities required

Experience and Skills:

  • Associate degree in related field required
  • One year experience working work with families and youth strongly preferred
  • Ability and willingness to work with families in an "in-home" context
  • Ability to engage families who may not want the service or who are mandated
  • Ability to handle confidential material in a responsible manner
  • Ability to have flexibility in hours worked both routinely, so as to meet children and families when they are available, and occasionally, in response to crises which may occur at any hour of any day
  • NYS Driver’s License required
  • Vehicle required: Must be safe and dependable

Benefits

As a full time benefits position, staff is eligible to enroll in medical, dental, vision, FSA, supplemental life insurance, critical illness, enhanced short-term disability, and 401(k) benefits.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment drug testing.