Senior Center Transportation Assistant (PT)
Company: Town of Brookline
Posted on: May 13, 2022
Job Description The Brookline Council on Aging seeks a part-time
Transportation Assistant to provide staff support to the Senior
Center transportation programs (TRIPPS), specifically helping to
manage the Senior Center---s growing medical transportation
program. This position assists residents with their medical
transportation needs and involves responding to phone calls,
emails, and scheduling rides for individuals. RESPONSIBILITIES AND
DUTIES: Monitoring the Senior Center Medical Transportation line
and email address for new medical transportation requests.
Inputting new requests into an online spreadsheet. Managing
cancellations and changes. Submitting new requests and
cancellations to the transportation vendor. Providing new users
with information on the Medical Transportation Program. Conducting
reminder calls to Medical Transportation Participants. Provide
other transportation options as appropriate. Provide transportation
alternatives to Brookline older adults QUALIFICATIONS: Candidate
must possess: Strong communication skills, excellent customer
service and a sensitivity to the wide spectrum of the needs of
older adults. Ability to work independently with supervision and an
ability to manage work time with regard to workload and projects.
Ability to work cooperatively with other members of the COA team
and other organizational partners. Strong organizational skills and
an ability to maintain computerized records and reports. Working
knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and Google Forms and
Sheets and basic text messaging. Additional training will be
provided for site specific computer systems. Ability to respond
quickly to problems or emergency situations. This is a part-time
non-benefitted position of up to 18 hours spread over three to five
days per week (Monday --- Friday) with the Town of Brookline. This
position is grant funded at the Town---s living wage of $14.90.
Please apply by May 30, 2022.
Keywords: Town of Brookline, Brookline , Senior Center Transportation Assistant (PT), Professions , Brookline, Massachusetts
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