Help us redefine what is possible and make a positive impact in the lives of individuals with Autism! Bittersweet, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides residential, vocational, and recreational services to individuals with autism.
Bittersweet is seeking an employee to work full-time as a non-medical transportation driver and direct support professional. Monday - Friday, first shift 7:30AM-3:30PM.
Driver will transport/load/unload and or assist individuals with developmental disabilities in our our company owned vehicles. This position will drive daily routes in the morning and afternoon. In between routes, this position will work as a direct support professional.
Physical Requirements: Must be able to lift and carry 50 pounds. Bend, twist, and crouch.
Essential Responsibilities: Operates motor vehicle in adherence to agency, local, and state laws, rules and regulations. Work cooperatively with other staff, the individuals served, families and other agencies in completion of duties assigned. Carry out basic written/oral instructions(often detailed); read/copy/record figures accurately. Maintain/complete required logs and reports.
Qualifications: Most posses valid Ohio Drivers License and be insurable under our vehicle insurance. Must meet all pre-service physical requirements, (physical, drug and alcohol testing) and background check. High school diploma or equivalent required. All training is provided and paid for by Bittersweet.
Help us redefine what is possible with Autism. Bittersweet, Inc. is a non-profit organization that provides residential, vocational, and recreational services to individuals with autism in a farmstead setting. For the past 34 years, we have found that a farm setting offers rich, varied, and abundant opportunities for self-paced, distraction-free activities that are perceived as immediately meaningful by our participants.
We are seeking full-time and part-time employees to help enrich lives and make a difference. Our employees positively impact the lives of individuals with disabilities through teaching, mentoring, and partnering in meaningful activities and positive social interactions.