Position Description:
The Van Aide assures a safe and orderly ride by assisting students with loading, unloading, seating, securement, assistive devices, safety and behavioral concerns.  The Van Aide provides the driver with support as needed, both during routine activities and during emergencies.  

Employment Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18-years of age
  • Must be able to pass a company sponsored Drug Screening
  • Must be able to pass a company sponsored Health Assessment
  • Must be able to pass a company sponsored Criminal Background Check
  • CPR and First Aid Certified (or ability to become certified within 90 days of employment)
  • Enjoy working with children of all ages and be sensitive to their needs
  • Able to understand and have empathy for persons with disabilities
  • Perform all job functions in a professional and reliable manner

Essential Job Functions:
  • Helping passengers safely load and unload from the vehicle
  • Pushing and maneuvering wheelchairs on and off the vehicle
  • Follows and ensures mandated child restraint device procedures as applicable, ensuring passengers are properly position and restrained. (car seats, boosters, seat belts)
  • Positions self on van in a location which allows observation and assistance to all students
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of passengers being transported to and from various locations
  • Assuring that the vehicle driver is not distracted from the safe operation of the vehicle
  • Assures that no passenger is left unsupervised on a vehicle
  • Assists in maintaining the interior of the vehicle is a clean and safe operating condition
  • In the event of an accident or emergency, assures the safe evacuation of passengers
  • Assists the driver when backing the vehicle
  • Be familiar with all aspects of the assigned route and assist substitute drivers with the route
  • Performs additional duties and responsibilities as deemed necessary

Assisted Transportation is an equal opportunity employer. Women, Retirees and Minorities are encouraged to apply.



This is a non-management position

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