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Providence Health & Services Transportation Coordinator - Recreational Therapy in Seattle, Washington


Providence is calling a Transportation Specialist (Recreational Therapy, Day Shift, Per Diem) to Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Support program activities, individual clients, patients and resident by driving a variety of vehicles, coordinating ride requests, and master scheduling.

  • Coordinate vehicle maintenance, driver screening and training, and maintenance of vehicle safety equipment.

  • Monitor facility parking areas and performs other duties as assigned.

  • Assist in developing, writing and implementing policy and procedures that guide transportation services.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • 1 year of experience driving commercial vehicles and/or transporting disabled/elderly passengers

  • Ability to lift and move 50 lbs, bend, crouch and stoop

  • Knowledge of basic vehicle maintenance

  • A valid Washington State Driver’s license with an excellent driving record

  • CPR Certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Excellent customer service skills and ability to work with residents, clients, patients, families, volunteers and other employees with regards to performing the daily functions of driving, travel, pick-up, and maintenance work

  • Ability to use computer & other electronic tools for booking appointments and mapping routes

  • Health care/geriatric work experience

  • Working knowledge of hand tools and some minor automotive maintenance skills

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Mount St. Vincent is a vibrant, elegant and innovative living care community for primarily older adults that celebrates life, living and individual capability. We are West Seattle's largest employer with nearly 500 employees representing more than 27 countries of origin. "The Mount" is home to more than 400 people who need some type of assistance with daily living or are in need of 24-hour care. Programs offered include assisted living apartments, skilled nursing in specially designed neighborhoods, short-stay sub-acute care, an adult day program and the Intergenerational Learning Center for child care of infants and preschool age children.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Transportation

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 251030