Transportation Worker - Newton, KS in Newton, KS at ResCare

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Newton, KS
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/31/2018

Job Description

ResCare 

Title: Transportation Worker - Newton, KS

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Residential Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Transportation Worker - Newton, KS.

About this Line of Business

We cover thousands of homes across the country, with a comprehensive range of programs and services, including host home and foster care. ResCare partners with people in the community who open their homes to individuals with disabilities and assists families by providing adoption and foster care services. With almost four decades of experience in the IDD services field, our aim is to be the provider-of-choice in the development of unique and proprietary service offerings and technologies - working toward innovative care models and leading health outcomes with states and payers.

As a(n) Transportation Worker - Newton, KS you will: 

  • Provides and arranges for transportation of clients outlined in the case plan on a timely basis.
  • Adheres to all deadlines for documentation. Reports incidents of abuse and neglect according to federal, state, and local standards.
  • Coordinates all appointments.
  • Collects logs weekly for each client.
  • Coordinates schedule for drivers
  • Coordinates billing, submits billing. Maintains document records for billing.
  • Coordinates standing orders for any new clients.
  • Breaks down dollar amounts daily fore each client.
  • Reviews census of logs to ensure billing is correct. Completes weekly billing amounts to the finance department.
  • Monitors vehicle maintenance.
  • Other duties assigned.

Position Requirements

  • High school diploma / GED and 1 year experience.
  • Ability to effectively and professionally communicate (verbal and written) with all levels of personnel internal and external to company.

Additional Information

This position is 20 hours a week, and includes running morning and afternoon routes, taking clients to appointments, etc.

Benefits

ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.

700 E 14th St , Newton, KS 67114-5702 USA