Phoenix House Driver in Santa Ana, California

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based, gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey continues.

(Full-Time Temporary) Reporting to the Operations Manager the Driver is a responsible for operating a company vehicle in transporting residents and staff to community appointments. Performs related support activities including record-keeping and vehicle maintenance reporting. Responsible for appropriate supervision of all passengers at all times.

SCHEDULE:

  • Variable – Daytime, Evening, and Weekends

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Must maintain a valid CA Drivers’ License, have proof of automobile insurance and maintain a safe driving record based on Phoenix House policy.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience driving clients and commercial licenses preferred with passenger endorsement to drive 15 passenger van

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Ability and willingness to report to work on time and ready for work on each scheduled day.

  • Exceptional Customer Service skills.

  • Ability to follow direction as given by higher level personnel.

  • Ability to operate hand held radio

  • Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to the concepts of providing outstanding patient/customer care.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and to make decisions independently and communicate effectively when dealing with clients, families, other staff members, department heads, visitors, external agencies and community members

  • Ability to establish and consistently enforce appropriate boundaries with client/patients of Phoenix House

  • Must show aptitude for working independently and as part of a team

  • Demonstrated ability to learn

  • Ability to work evenings and weekends

  • Must maintain a valid CA Drivers’ License, have proof of automobile insurance and maintain a safe driving record based on Phoenix House policy.

Phoenix House conducts as needed, job-related background checks, fingerprints, drug testing, physical exams, medical exams, TB testing, verification of employment history and/or reference checks prior to employment.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

EEO is the Law:Applicants and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf to learn more.

EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled