Ambulette Tech

  • Full Time & Part Time Positions
  • Vandalia, OH
  • Posted 2 months ago

ohiomedtrans Ohio Medical Transport

Caring to be better..

POSITION TITLE: Ambulette Driver / Technician

JOB PURPOSE/ SUMMARY:
The ambulette driver/ technician provides transportation services requiring the use of wheelchairs, and other forms of wheeled/motorized transport for clients with limited mobility. Routine trips include doctor’s office visits, dialysis and outpatient procedures. The ambulette driver must be proficient in the safe operation of large transportation vans, manual and hydraulic wheelchair ramps/lifts and various types of wheelchairs. Due to the nature of the job and our clientele, all drivers must maintain active First Aid/CPR certifications which are provided in-house.

DUTIES:
Essential duties of the Ambulette Driver will include but are not limited to:

  • Operation of commercial transportation vans capable of transporting patients with special requirements such as, but not limited to wheelchairs and motorized scooters.
  • Ensuring safe operation of vehicles on the roadway at all times in accordance with state and local traffic laws.
  • Safe operation of both manual ramps and hydraulic powered lifts, both loaded and unloaded.
  • Familiarity with the service area and the ability to read maps/ operate company provided GPS units.
  • Proficient in safety procedures, operation of fire extinguishers and certification in First Aid/CPR.
  • Safe operation of various types of wheelchairs from various manufacturers.
  • Ensuring patient safety and comfort at all times, including the use of wheelchair restraints and passenger lap belts.

REQUIREMENTS:
Requirements for consideration include:

  • Must be of 18 years of age or above.
  • Must hold an active AHA or ASHI issued First Aid/CPR card.
  • Must hold a current state issued drivers license.
  • Must provide proof of all required certifications.

PRE-EMPLOYMENT SCREENING:
All prospective EMS employees will be required to undergo mandatory pre-employment screening to be offered a position.

Screening may include but not be limited to:

  • Criminal Background Check (Including fingerprinting)
  • Alcohol & Drug Screening
  • BMV Driving Abstract (3 Years)

APPLY:
Apply online or download the application here.
(If downloading, please email completed application to hr@omtems.com)

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