FFA Truck Driver- McNell Island, WA

Employer: DSHS

Job Description:
DSHS Truck Driver 2
Are you eager to take your truck driving skills to the next level? Make the shift change today and enhance your career!

We are hiring a Bus Driver on McNeil Island. Join us within our Maintenance and Operations Division (MOD), where you will experience the rewarding feeling of being alongside a dedicated team, who share your same passion of being committed to success.

Please Note: You will be required to take a Ferry to and from work each day (to get to the island). This ferry ride entitles staff members to a $10 premium per day. All bus drivers also get 10% higher pay for 4-6 hours every day because of assignment pay.

Some of what you will do:

Drive and operate medium to large trucks, buses, and special vehicles that are between 28,000 GVW and 60,000 GVW to; Transport passengers, load/unload equipment.
Pick-up and drop off; Food items, materials, supplies, and US mail
Dispose of solid waste and debris
Operate all CDL Class B rated equipment as needed to maintain the MOD/SCC
Load/Unload SCC laundry, and transport to and from Western State Hospital Laundry
Shred confidential/non-confidential documents, and maintain records
Operate vehicles in a capacity of 30 or more passengers, including driver
Perform pre/post-trip inspections on all equipment operated
Clean exterior and interior of vehicles, to include vacuuming
Operate and prepares equipment for snow/ice removal
Housekeeping of shop area, work area, breakroom, and restroom areas
What we are looking for:
Experience working indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions
Ability to operate heavy trucks and buses in a safe and skillful manner
Knowledge of state motor vehicle laws with the safe operation of equipment
Ability to be flexible to work hours changing
Experience working around noisy machines and potentially hazardous chemicals
Skilled at taking instructions that are verbal and written
Ability to perform the physical requirements for this job
Who should apply?
Applicants with the following:
At least one year of experience transporting passengers, operating forklifts, and/or various other vehicles/equipment.
A valid CDL B (Or higher) driver's license free from serious traffic violations
A P1 Passenger Endorsement required
Please apply and include:
A Resume
Three professional references
Your current contact information
Questions? Please contact adrian.alegria@dshs.wa.gov and reference #04220

NOTE: Per Governor Inslee's Proclamation 21-14 (Download PDF reader) state employees must be fully vaccinated. Your vaccine status will be verified. Please note medical or religious accommodation may be available, once an offer of employment is made.
Supplemental Information
Prior to a new hire, a background check including criminal record history may be conducted. Information from the background check will not necessarily preclude employment but will be considered in determining the applicant's suitability and competence to perform in the job. This announcement may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Employees driving on state business must have a valid driver's license. Employees driving a privately owned vehicle on state business must have liability insurance on the privately owned vehicle.

Washington State Department of Social and Health Services is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in any area of employment, its programs or services on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, creed, color, national origin, religion or beliefs, political affiliation, military status, honorably discharged veteran, Vietnam Era, recently separated or other protect­ed veteran status, the presence of any sensory, mental, physical disability or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability, equal pay or genetic information. Persons requiring accommodation in the application process or this job announcement in an alternative format may contact the Recruiter at (360) 725-5810. Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing may call through Washington Relay Service by dialing 7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384.

Contact Person:
Location: Pierce County, McNell Island WA
Application Method: Online: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/washington/jobs/3484590/dshs-ffa-truck-driver
Base Pay: $3,701.00 - $4,188.00 Monthly

Posted on May 10, 2022

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