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ON-CALL DINING SITE MANAGER Posted: 12/04/2019

A person in this position acts in accordance with specific plans and instructions established by the Community Service Department.  Performs routine work preparing sites for meals and activities. 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage the site for Senior Dining program, overseeing serving a catered noon-meal to program participants
  • Preparation of the dining site, including working with facilities staff to maintain cleanliness and setting up tables and place settings daily
  • Maintain food safety standards, including reporting any discrepancies in food delivery and supplies
  • Oversee reservations, including completion of daily meal order and turning in reservation records weekly
  • Complete intake and termination forms for site participants
  • Recruit, supervise and complete paperwork for volunteers
  • Act with ethics and integrity, maintaining confidentiality and privacy of agency and consumer information

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma GED
  • Good communication, verbal and math skills
  • Work experience with a concentration in nutrition and/or activities preferred
  • Ability to relate to and interact with the elderly and disabled
  • Special understanding of the needs and limitations of the elderly and disabled
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions and to complete reports
  • Must be a team player

HOURS:  M-F, DAYS ONLY        SALARY:  $9/hr. plus mileage reimbursement, retirement plan

Position requires a valid Florida driver's license, automobile insusrance, dependable automobile, drug/alcohol screening and successful completion of Level II background screening as a condition of employment.

Council on Aging of West Florida is an EOE/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status.

DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

APPLY ON WEBSITE OR 875 ROYCE STREET, PENSACOLA, FL.  COMPLETED AGENCY APPLICATION REQUIRED FOR CONSIDERATION.  POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED

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TRANSPORTATION DRIVER - BEULAH AREAPosted: 10/07/2019

NATURE OF WORK

Primary purpose of the position is to provide safe, dependable and reliable transportation to agency consumers.  Every employee is required to adhere to Council on Aging of West Florida policies and procedures.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist consumers both elderly and disabled in and out of transportation vehicles
  • Assist consumers with transferring from vehicle to destination.  This may include assistance with walking, wheelchairs, canes or walkers
  • Meet consumers at locations and times as prearranged
  • Assist consumers with the transferring of personal belongings from the vehicle to their destination
  • Ensure consumers are kept as safe as possible
  • Ability to handle problem consumer behavior and maintain order in the vehicle
  • Responsible for ensuring that a family member or other designated person is home to receive the consumer
  • Ensure vehicle has correct fuel levels and tire pressure at all times.  Clean and schedule vehicle maintenance (repair, oil changes or adjustments as preventative measure)
  • Prepare and submit vehicle usage logs for billing purposes
  • Document pre/post trip vehicle inspection checklist
  • Act with ethics and integrity, maintaining confidentiality and privacy of agency and consumer identification
  • Prepare program reports and appropriate paperwork as required
  • Meet and maintain requirements of agency Vehicle Fleet Safety program
  • When required, may perform duties of a Meals-on-Wheels driver

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid Florida driver's license
  • Excellent driving record, good judgment and decision making skills especially during hazardous weather conditions
  • Basic understanding of vehicle mechanics
  • Previous driving experience and knowledge of local area preferred
  • Ability to follow written and verbal instructions and complete reports
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to relate to and interact with the elderly and disabled
  • Ability to locate addresses and operate various sizes of passenger vans
  • Successfully pass a Level II background screen
  • Successsfully pass pre-employment and annual medical exam to be medically certified as physically qualified to operate agency vehicles

Council on Aging of West Florida is an EOE/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability of veteran status.

SALARY:  $9/hr. plus paid time off, holiday pay, retirement benefits

HOURS:  M-F, 25 hours/week

APPLY ON WEBSITE OR IN PERSON AT 875 ROYCE STREET, PENSACOLA, FL.  COMPLETED AGENCY APPLICATION REQUIRED FOR CONSIDERATION.

POSITION OPEN UNTIL FILLED

 

 

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